Mangalore cardiac centre is a major cardiac centre delivering cardiac care in the most economic and affordable way to the people of the coastal line from Kerala to Goa and Karnataka.  The hospital has well trained doctors, staff members and infrastructure to provide best cardiac care to the patient.

Department performs all types of diagnostic and recent therapeutic procedures including adult and paediatric cases, most  commonly angiography, angioplasty, valvuloplasty, device closure for congenital heart diseases, devices for cardiac arrhythmias & HF, aneurysm interventions etc.  and well equipped with advanced Echocardiography machines, in which 3D Echo, 2DE, CGM, TDI, EE, Fetal heart study etc are performed.


Key Features

  • The department has dealing  with all the specialties, gradually progressed and bifurcated into super specialty Unit  in Cardiology
  • 24 hour running emergency Cath Lab to provide best cardiac care to the patient
  • 2 well equipped Cath Labs


Core Competencies

  • Regular camps conducted in rural areas
  • Attending the conferences workshops and CME
  • Regular radio programmes on preventive cardiology


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The department has advanced laboratories to provide students hands-on experience


The Department of Neurology has EEG/ENMG Labs.


Libraries have excellent resources for reference and study


Teaching in hospitals give students hands-on learning

Research & publications

The areas of research include: Evaluation of histogenesis of various organ systems using fetal tissues. Estimation of subcutaneous fat and fibre distribution and types in the abdominal region and its clinical implications. Effect of DHA and Colin on stress induced behaviour and histological changes in the CNS. • Preventive and protective role of cissus quadrangular is extract on diabetes induced osteopenia and bone loss in osteoporosis- a cellular and molecular evaluation. Cellular and molecular mechanisms involved in curative and prophylactic role of Caesalpinia Bonduc extracts on Liver toxicity. Use of lead as nanoparticle in traditional medicine - multi-organ approach to evaluate the functional, cellular and molecular alterations. Role of traditional medicinal preparations in wound healing - structural, biomechanical, molecular evaluations use normal and diabetic wound models.