Internal Medicine

The Department of General Medicine is an integral part of Ramesh Hospitals. It provides comprehensive medical care to patients above 4 years of age. It also offers outpatient, inpatient, and 24/7 emergency care services with an emphasis on excellent doctor-patient communication. The outpatient department offers a wide range of medical services. It has experienced consultants and specialists who render expert care to patients with various health care problems like hypertension, diabetes mellitus, thyroid conditions, and all kind of fevers & infectious diseases.

The department strictly promotes the concept of preventive and proactive healthcare. Inpatients are given specialized medical attention to ensure minimal hospital stay, and stringent safety measures are observed in the patient care areas to prevent hospital-acquired infections. Multi-disciplinary in approach, the department provides efficient support services to other specialties by attending to cross-referrals and carrying out procedures like ascetic tapping, pleural tapping puncturing, and Ascitic fluid aspiration.

The outpatient department functions from 9 am to 5 pm every day, except on Sundays. Our multidisciplinary team for internal medicine is highly qualified in the respective subspecialties and immensely committed to delivering patient-centric health care. With mind the importance of each life, our specialists strive to deliver excellence to our patients.

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What is General Medicine?

General Medicine, an integral part of Ramesh Hospitals, provides comprehensive medical care to patients above 14 years of age. It offers outpatient, inpatient, and 24/7 emergency care services with an emphasis on excellent Doctor-Patient communication. It also provides training to DNB residents in Medicine wherein the residents undergo hands-on training under the expert guidance of consultants in the medicine department  
The outpatient department offers a wide range of medical services, has Consultants. One of the consultants has a postgraduate diploma degree in Diabetology from U K. Internal Medicine specialists can render expert care to patients with communicable and non-communicable diseases, 
common diseases like Hypertension, Diabetes Mellitus, common rheumatological diseases, various types of Anemia, common digestive disorders, common kidney-related issues and all types of Infectious diseases. The Department strictly promotes the concept of preventive and proactive healthcare.

What to do while taking internal medicine treatment

Just follow the prescription and, if required by follow up teleconsultation.

What procedures do internal medicine doctors do?

Generally simple procedures like Pleural aspiration, peritoneal aspiration, pericardial aspiration. Ultrasound-guided aspiration of the Liver abscess, CSF analysis by spinal Tap, bone marrow aspiration, and biopsy can be done.

What is the difference between internal medicine and general practice?

General practitioners are MBBS graduates who practice fundamental aspects of medicine, surgery to name a few.

What is MD in internal medicine?

MD internal medicine is a recognized postgraduate degree conforming to the stringent criteria of NMC (earlier medical council of India). The MD qualified doctors are permitted to practice and treat all medicine cases sans 
interventions in cardiology or endoscopy in gastroenterology or performing dialysis in chronic kidney diseases.  

What falls under internal medicine?

Internal medicine is the mother branch of medicine under which all other super-specialists like cardiology, neurology, etc.

Is dialysis the only option if I develop ESRD?

Unless renal transplant is envisaged and planned patient has to be on maintenance dialysis either or hemodialysis.

What is the difference between internal medicine and primary care?

MBBS graduates give primary care, and the practice of Internal medicine involves secondary care, and tertiary care is given by super-specialist.

What does a doctor in internal medicine do?

Internal Medicine doctors practice various illnesses related to all sub-branches of Internal Medicine.

Do internists perform surgery?

Internists do not perform any surgeries since it is the domain of surgical specialty.

What falls under internal medicine?

Internal medicine is the mother branch of medicine under which all other super-specialists like cardiology, neurology, etc.

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