KMC Attavar to organise free Paediatric Surgical Camp from Jan 24 to 28 in Mangaluru

Saturday, January 21st, 2017
Paediatric Surgical Camp

Mangaluru: Kasturba Medical College Hospital at Attavar in the city on the occasion of completing its 25 successful years of providing clinical services, has partnered an advanced paediatric surgical program, ‘Bal Shalya Kriya Mission Week’ in collaboration with Peedh Parai Foundation, Houston and Bantwal Ananth Mallya charitable trust whereby children upto 16 years of age […]

KMC asked to construct new building

Monday, May 30th, 2016

Mangaluru : The Aarogya Raksha Samiti of the Government Wenlock Hospital on Saturday asked the Kasturba Medical College to build a new building for the hospital on its premises. During a meeting, Deputy Commissioner A.B. Ibrahim, who is the member secretary of the samiti, said that Manipal University Chancellor Ramdas Pai had assured of constructing […]

KMC proposes to develop Wenlock Hospital

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016
Wenlock Hospital

Mangaluru : The KMC, Mangaluru, has proposed to carry out the infrastructure development of the Government Wenlock Hospital in a public-private partnership (PPP ) at a cost of Rs 50 crore-100 crore. The proposal was made at a meeting chaired by Deputy Commissioner A B Ibrahim at the officer’s court hall in Mangaluru on Monday. KMC Mangaluru […]

1.5T MRI and multi-slice CT scanners at KMC inaugurated

Friday, August 28th, 2015
KMC MRI and multi-slice CT scan machines

,,Mangaluru : 1.5T MRI and multi-slice CT scan machines for the department of radio diagnosis and imaging was inaugurated by Dr D Veerendra Heggade, Dharmadikari of Dharmasthala at KMC hospital Attavar on August 27. Dr D Veerendra Heggade who spoke after inauguration, said, “Opportunites should come at an young age in life. The desire and […]

Court Issues non-bailable Warrant against Dr Ranjeetha Shenoy for false Dowry case

Monday, September 22nd, 2014
Ranjeetha Shenoy

Mangalore : JMFC Court has issued Non-bailable arrest warrant against Dr Ranjeetha Shenoy hailing from Davangere and her father for filing false complaint against her husband and in-laws on charges of dowry harassment. It is learnt that, Dr Ranjeetha Shenoy hailing from Davanagere was married to Dr Gurukanth Rao, an Assistant Professor of Medicine at […]

Mangalore Wenlock hospital bid for college hits road block

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

Mangalore : Despite being among the oldest hospitals in the State, and one that is integrally connected to the healthcare infrastructure and medical education in the district, the long-pending proposal to start a government medical college at Wenlock hospital seems to have hit a road block. The proposal to start a college was taken up […]

CCS machinery at Heart Scan Foundation inaugurated

Monday, September 30th, 2013
CCS machinery

Mangalore : Cardiac Calcium Scan Machinery installed at Mangalore Heart Scan Foundation which helps in detection of heart ailments, was inaugurated at a function held at Hotel Taj Gateway on September 29, Sunday. Dr KR Shetty, former principal of KMC and eminent neurologist, inaugurated the machinery. In his address, he said man can have a […]

KMC to organize World Heart Day Run on Sept 29

Friday, September 27th, 2013

Mangalore : The KMC has organised a World Heart Day Run  in Mangalore on September 29 as part of World Heart Day celebrations.  The Run will commence from the Dr TMA Pai convention Centre and conclude at Jyothi Circle via MG Road, PVS Circle and Bunts Hostel. Informing this to reporters, Dr Anand Venugopal, Medical […]

Karnataka state level cluster workshop on Development of Scientific Temper inaugurated

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

Mangalore : Dr VVN D’Souza, Associate Dean of KMC inaugurated  the  five-day Karnataka cluster level workshop on ‘Development of Scientific Temper and Demystification of Miracles’ which began at ISD Hall here on September 23, Monday. The workshop is being held jointly by the National Council  for Science and Technology Communication (NCSTC), Department of Science and […]

Hit and run accident near Polali Dwara : Young doctor loses life

Saturday, July 20th, 2013
Dr Harshavardhan Ganesh Ullal

Mangalore :  Dr Harshavardhan Ganesh Ullal (29), a young doctor residing at Pandeshwar in Mangalore,  met a tragic end when the bike he was riding was hit by an unidentified vehicle near Polali Cross at Gurupur  Kaikamba on July 19, Friday morning. It is learnt, Dr Ullal died on the spot due to serious head […]