Aster MIMS, Calicut is one of the few hospitals in Kerala with a department dedicated for comprehensive and evidence-based management of infectious diseases. The department offers expertise in the management of infections in the critically ill, difficult to treat infections with multi-drug resistant organisms, diagnosis and management of fever of unknown origin, bone and joint infections, various endemic infections as well as rare and exotic infections. Besides, travel medicine care and adult vaccination services are also provided at the center.
Beyond the clinical excellence – the department is also involved in academic and research activities in infectious diseases, including in antimicrobial stewardship, outbreak management and infection control.
Well equipped with the latest medical equipment, modern technology & infrastructure, Aster Hospital is one of the best hospitals in India.
Management of acute febrile illnesses, Management of fever of unknown origin, Management of infections in the immunosuppressed, Comprehensive management of tuberculosis, HIV, Hepatitis B & Hepatitis C, infections in travelers (Travel Health Clinic), Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy(OPAT) for infections requiring prolonged intra-venous antibiotics, Adult Immunization Clinic.