The Department of Gastroenterology at KMC Mangalore treats various disorders of the oesophagus, stomach, intestines, liver, gall bladder and pancreas. It also performs endoscopic procedures and therapeutic interventions such as stopping bleeding from ulcers, removal of polyps, removal of the stone from the bile duct and other similar operations.
The department has made advances in endoscopic procedures to allow recurrent diagnosis of the GI diseases and treat various disorders.
- Diagnostic and Therapeutic endoscopies.
- State-of-the-art treatment of liver disease.
- Advanced palliative and curative treatment of GI cancers.
- One of the first sub-specialities in KMC, Mangalore.
- State-of-the-art endoscopic equipment.
Individual departments under KMC are supported by state-of-the-art infrastructure for research and clinical 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 crucial research areas are anti-diabetic, hypoglycaemic activity, analgesic activity, Antiepileptic activity, Anti-inflammatory activity, Diuretic activity, learning & behaviour studies, antianxiety effect, Antidepressant activity, hepatoprotective, nephroprotective activity, prescription pattern monitoring and pharmacoepidemiological studies.
Manipal University means a lot to me. The faculty here is so supportive. It assures me of a bright future ahead.
I received all my transcripts and paperwork through KMC Mangalore who made this process smooth and efficient. Such professionalism is hard to find.
Dr Priyanka Kanth
From admissions, providing scholarships to teaching and evaluation - everything follows a transparent system which is remarkable.
II MBBS, 2012 batch
I have seen most common to most rare cases in almost all medical branches in the course of MBBS studies thanks to the clinical teachings and case exposure.
Dr Ashish Tyagi
Assistant Professor of General Surgery
The learning environment here is unique. The infrastructure is designed to facilitate hands-on learning. I love the life here as a student!