|General Departments ( Part II )|
|"Be stubborn-Have strong bones"
Department of Orthopedics functions under Dr C Viswanathan MS and Dr Rohit V Nair MBBS,MS.This department covers the entire problems connected with joints ,spine and bone combined with advanced trauma management and critical care facilities.
|Total and partial hip replacement|
|Treatment of all types of spinal trauma ,spondylisthesis ,spine tumours|
|Limb salvage surgery for malignant limb tumours|
|Treatment of fracture|
|Advanced trauma management|
|"Helping to see the way and world around"
Dr Vishnu Mohan MBBS,DO is our ophthalmologist. We give special care to diabetic eye diseases ,glaucoma , retinal diseases etc. General ophthalmological problems , cataract ,squint eye , are also treated here regularly.
The function of the department has the following profiles:
|Phacoemulsification and IO L implantation|
|Suture less Cataract surgery|
|Glaucoma –Investigation and management|
|Valluvanad Hospital has a good radio diagnosis wing functioning under Dr K M Sony MBBS,MD ;
Dr Pradeep T M MBBS, MD ; Dr Suhas N MBBS,MD and Dr Nikhil K MBBS,MD.
Our facilities include:
|1.5 Tesla 16 Channel MRI|
|128 Slice CT Scan|
|"Helping to breathe easily"
Dr Ron Johny MBBS,MD is the head of the department.We have all facilities for investigating ,diagnosing and treating pulmonay diseases. Pulmonary diseases department conducts all tests and offers treatment for problems connected with the respiratory system with utmost care and perfection. We conduct pulmonary function test for reversible airway obstruction ,diffusing capacity of lungs , arterial blood gas analysis .All problems connected with respiratory system are cured ruling out the chance for recurrence . Bronchitis, Breathing problems ,all ailments with lungs ,Haemoptysis (bleeding from the respiratory passages )etc are also treated .
|Allergy and Asthma treatment .|
|Video assisted flexible Bronchoscopy.|
|Pulmonary function test .|
|Treatment of all diseases connected with lungs and respiratory system.|
|"Building health of mind"
Our Department of Psychiatry is led by Dr A Prabhas Aravind MD; Dr Raihana Shafeed MD and Dr Madhavan MD,DPM.We treat psychiatric disorders like Schizophrenia ,bipolar disorder ,major depression , anxiety disorders , panic ,phobias ,sexual dysfunction, psycho –somatic disorders , Alcoholism and substance abuse etc .
Besides, we give guidance to solve child and adolescent problems, treat developmental disorders and solve learning and scholastic difficulties . Attention deficit hyper activity disorder (ADHO) school refusal, autism and other developmental disorders, childhood anxiety and depression are also treated. Valluvanad hospital has a well set up Audiology and Language and Speech Therapy lab to assist impaired children to develop their hearing and linguistic faculties.
|Audiology and speech and Language lab|
|Treatment of all psychological disorders|
|Psychometric assessment of adult psychiatric disorders|
|Psychotherapies and counseling|
|Cognitive behavior therapy|
|Couple ,marital and family therapies|
|Stress management and anger management|
|Projection tests and assessment of personality|
|I Q Tests|
|Diagnostic evaluation of childhood and adolescent disorders|
|Screening and intervention for emotional problems|
|Specific learning disability assessment( S L D)|
|SLD remedial training|
|Behavioural training for Attention Deficit Hyper activity|
|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dentistry|
|"Strengthen teeth for health and beauty"
Our dental unit is a special centre of maxio -facial trauma ,correction procedures of jaw deformities ,oral cancer ,tumors of jaw ,T,M joint arthroscopic procedures and dental implants . we have proven records of excellence in dentofacial orthopedics ,orthodontics and maxiofacial prosthetics ,Dental implantology ,and use of resorbable miniplates and screw. Surgical removal of impacted tooth , root canal treatment , treatment of dentures ,correction of gummy smile , prosthodontics ,surgical treatment of cysts and tumours ,ceramic crown and bridges , composite resin restoration etc.
Our specialties include.
|Ceramic crown and bridges|
|Composite resin restoration|
|Surgical removal of impacted tooth, correction of jaw deformities , treatment of cysts and tumours of the jaws|
|Single sitting root canal treatment|
|Complete dentures and immediate loading implants for complete dentures|
|Correction of gummy smile|