Department of medicine is a major department of GSL.
It has important functions of indoor and outdoor patient care, teaching of
undergraduate students, medical research & health education of masses. Undergraduate
education was started in 2002.
Since its establishment in 2002 it has been training medical students and has thus produced excellent medical care givers for the country.
To encourage development of an attitude of compassion and empathy for human suffering, to create an academic atmosphere conducive to assimilation of scientific knowledge, and to encourage logical application of the knowledge to ameliorate the suffering of society.
The department is well equipped with teaching &learning resources as per the guidelines of Medical Council of India for undergraduate course that is being conducted. We are placed at spacious OPD complex on the ground floor. There are consultation rooms for individual faculties, seminar rooms, departmental museum, research lab and a well stocked departmental library.
Teaching and learning experience is enhanced with the help of teaching aids like OHP & LCD projector. The department houses Museum for undergraduate training with specimens, charts, booklets, models etc. classified as per the sections in Medicine. We have a departmental library .It is updated with latest edition of books as and when published. We have a well equipped departmental research lab with internet facility and the equipments kept are used for research purposes.
The department is having 190 bedded male/female medicine wards (good number of outdoor & indoor of patients flow (80% to 85% bed occupancy) for training and research. The college has well established critical care units as a part of Medicine department. These critical care units are equipped with ultramodern multi-para monitors, ventilators, ABG-analyzers ,temporary-pace makers & haemodialysers. The Department has high-tech diagnostic facilities in non invasive cardiology like 2D-ECHO, TMT-stress ECG, Holter (24 hour ECG )and Ambulatory BP monitor .We have state of the art flexible Fibro-optic Bronchoscope & computerized PFT machine for diagnosis of respiratory disorders. We also provide diagnostic services in field of neurology with a computerized EEG machine.