• Dr. R. Krishnan

    Senior Consultant

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Dr. R. Krishnan MBBS, MD (General Medicine)

Senior Consultant

Prof. Krishnan has been a physician since 1976. He retired as Professor & HOD of Medicine from Government Medical College, Calicut and more recently from MES Medical College, Perinthalmanna . He is an academic, was past President of Association of Physicians of India (API) – Kerala chapter and is currently President of the Calicut Forum of Internal Medicine (CALFIM). He trained in Medicine, Geriatrics and Neurology in The United Kingdom and taught Neurology at the Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. He was a teacher in Internal Medicine for UG and PG Students in various Government Medical Colleges in Kerala and supervised the thesis of several students for their MD and DNB (General Medicine) with several publications. His special interests are Neurology and Geriatrics.He is the chairman – PG Board of Medical Studies, Dean – Faculty of Medicine and Member of Senate in University of Calicut. He was the member in Board of UG Studies – Kerala University of Health Sciences till Dec 2018.

Qualification

  • BSc (Chemistry) - University College, Thiruvananthapuram (1966)
  • MBBS – Goverment Medical College, Trivandrum (1973)
  • MD (General Medicine) - Government Medical College, Calicut (1976)

Work Experience

  • Professor and Head, Department of Medicine, MES Medical College Hospital, Perinthalmanna, India
  • Professor and Head, Department of Medicine, Government Medical College Hospital, Kozhikode, India
  • Was Associate, Assistant Professor, Tutor in Medicine in various Medical College Hospitals -Kottayam, Alleppey, Trissoor and Kozhikode under the Department of Medical Education, Govt. of Kerala (July 1976 till retirement in April 2004).
  • Clinical Fellow in Neurology, University of Newcastle-on-Tyne, U.K(March- December 1996)
  • [Teaching undergraduate students, planning & conducting their examinations]

  • Senior House Officer in Neurology, Royal Victoria Infirmary,University of Newcastle-on-Tyne, U.K (August 1984- July 1985)
  • Registrar in Geriatric Medicine, Portsmouth, U.K (Feb 1982- Jan 1984)
  • SHO in Geriatric Medicine, University of Southampton, U.K(Feb 1981- Jan 1982)
  • SHO in General Medicine, Royal Infirmary, Sunderland, UK(August 1980-Jan 1981)
  • SHO in General Medicine, CMC Hospital, Vellore 632004, India

Publications

  • “Gentamycin in the treatment of Urinary Tract InfectionIn patients with Normal and Impaired Renal Function”, Johny K.V., Krishnan, R., Johny M.; Journal of the IndianMedical Association ,1974, vol.65; no.4; p 106
  • “A study on Scarabiasis”, Narendranathan M, Krishnan R, Balakrishnan V, Vijayamadhavan K.T., Joseph,A.; Paper presented at the Indian Society of Gastroenterology, Poona, October 1979
  • Paper presented at the 6th Asian Pacific Congress of Gastroenterology, February 1980, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Chapter on “Chemical Poisoning” of Doctors’ Pocket Companion : Ed. P.K. Sasidharan, Jaypee Brothers, 2006
  • “Antibiotic Guidelines” –R.Krishnan & Lathi Nair; published by the IMA Academy of Medical Specialities, Kerala Chapter, at Calicut on 22nd August 2004
  • “Janeway lesions in Infective Endocarditis”, S.M.Divakara Menon, R.Krishnan, R. Chandni, Heart, 2005; 91: 516
  • “The Impact of Pharmacist Interventions on Quality of Life in Patients with Hypertension”, Shahina P.T,Revikumar K.G, Krishnan R,Jaleel V.A,Shini V.K; International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Review and Research,Nov-Dec 2010; vol 5, issue 3,article 031

Awards

  • Prof. G. K. Warrier Memorial Award &Oration (Association of Physicians of India - Kerala Chapter) - 2015
  • Prof. Alexander Memorial Award &Oration (IMA-AMS) - 2015
  • Lifetime Achievement Award of API, Kerala Chapter - Jan 2018
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Dr. R. Krishnan

Senior Consultant

OP Days and Timings
  • Mon 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
  • Tue 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
  • Wed 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
  • Thu 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
  • Fri 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
  • Sat 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
ummer
Dr. R. Krishnan
Senior Consultant

Prof. Krishnan has been a physician since 1976. He retired as Professor & HOD of Medicine from Government Medical College, Calicut and more recently from MES Medical College, Perinthalmanna . He is an academic, was past President of Association of Physicians of India (API) – Kerala chapter and is currently President of the Calicut Forum of Internal Medicine (CALFIM). He trained in Medicine, Geriatrics and Neurology in The United Kingdom and taught Neurology at the Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. He was a teacher in Internal Medicine for UG and PG Students in various Government Medical Colleges in Kerala and supervised the thesis of several students for their MD and DNB (General Medicine) with several publications. His special interests are Neurology and Geriatrics.He is the chairman – PG Board of Medical Studies, Dean – Faculty of Medicine and Member of Senate in University of Calicut. He was the member in Board of UG Studies – Kerala University of Health Sciences till Dec 2018.

  • BSc (Chemistry) - University College, Thiruvananthapuram (1966)
  • MBBS – Goverment Medical College, Trivandrum (1973)
  • MD (General Medicine) - Government Medical College, Calicut (1976)
  • Professor and Head, Department of Medicine, MES Medical College Hospital, Perinthalmanna, India
  • Professor and Head, Department of Medicine, Government Medical College Hospital, Kozhikode, India
  • Was Associate, Assistant Professor, Tutor in Medicine in various Medical College Hospitals -Kottayam, Alleppey, Trissoor and Kozhikode under the Department of Medical Education, Govt. of Kerala (July 1976 till retirement in April 2004).
  • Clinical Fellow in Neurology, University of Newcastle-on-Tyne, U.K(March- December 1996)
  • [Teaching undergraduate students, planning & conducting their examinations]

  • Senior House Officer in Neurology, Royal Victoria Infirmary,University of Newcastle-on-Tyne, U.K (August 1984- July 1985)
  • Registrar in Geriatric Medicine, Portsmouth, U.K (Feb 1982- Jan 1984)
  • SHO in Geriatric Medicine, University of Southampton, U.K(Feb 1981- Jan 1982)
  • SHO in General Medicine, Royal Infirmary, Sunderland, UK(August 1980-Jan 1981)
  • SHO in General Medicine, CMC Hospital, Vellore 632004, India
  • “Gentamycin in the treatment of Urinary Tract InfectionIn patients with Normal and Impaired Renal Function”, Johny K.V., Krishnan, R., Johny M.; Journal of the IndianMedical Association ,1974, vol.65; no.4; p 106
  • “A study on Scarabiasis”, Narendranathan M, Krishnan R, Balakrishnan V, Vijayamadhavan K.T., Joseph,A.; Paper presented at the Indian Society of Gastroenterology, Poona, October 1979
  • Paper presented at the 6th Asian Pacific Congress of Gastroenterology, February 1980, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Chapter on “Chemical Poisoning” of Doctors’ Pocket Companion : Ed. P.K. Sasidharan, Jaypee Brothers, 2006
  • “Antibiotic Guidelines” –R.Krishnan & Lathi Nair; published by the IMA Academy of Medical Specialities, Kerala Chapter, at Calicut on 22nd August 2004
  • “Janeway lesions in Infective Endocarditis”, S.M.Divakara Menon, R.Krishnan, R. Chandni, Heart, 2005; 91: 516
  • “The Impact of Pharmacist Interventions on Quality of Life in Patients with Hypertension”, Shahina P.T,Revikumar K.G, Krishnan R,Jaleel V.A,Shini V.K; International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Review and Research,Nov-Dec 2010; vol 5, issue 3,article 031
  • Prof. G. K. Warrier Memorial Award &Oration (Association of Physicians of India - Kerala Chapter) - 2015
  • Prof. Alexander Memorial Award &Oration (IMA-AMS) - 2015
  • Lifetime Achievement Award of API, Kerala Chapter - Jan 2018
OP Days and Timings
  • Mon 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
  • Tue 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
  • Wed 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
  • Thu 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
  • Fri 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
  • Sat 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM