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General Medicine deals with the diagnosis and non-surgical treatment of the diseases of the internal organs, especially amongst adults.



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The Department of General Medicine at Meenakshi Hospital, Tanjore deals with the diagnosis and non-surgical treatment of diseases of the internal organs, especially among adults. The scope of this specialty department includes infectious diseases, asthma, respiratory diseases, hypertension, diabetes, tuberculosis, haematology, geriatric care and multisystem complex illnesses. We have a dedicated hypertension clinic and exclusive centres for detection and treatment of infections, haematology and diabetes. Today, we are the primary centre for diabetes treatment and healthcare in the region. We offer quality healthcare services affordable to one and all.


Treatments & Procedures

  • Allergy
  • Rhinitis
  • Angiography
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Diabetic screening
  • Hormonal estimations
  • Hypertension detection
  • Management of chronic diseases
  • Management of critical emergencies like pneumonia, meningitis, septicaemia, drug overdose, poisoning, etc.
  • Treatments for flu, sexually transmitted diseases, viral infections, pneumonia, tuberculosis, blood infections and parasitic disease
  • Basal investigations comprising management and cutting-edge technology with bedside care
  • Treatment for infectious diseases
  • Medical emergencies and complications
  • Intensive Medical Care Unit (IMCU) complete with state-of-the-art equipment, manned round-the-clock by critical care personnel and nurses
  • Screening includes peripheral vascular screening, nerve conduction tests, Fundus examination, autonomic neuropathy, micro albumin, etc.
  • Diabetes-related emergency cases like Ketoacidosis, chronic diabetic foot ulcers and other diabetic complications.
  • Treatment for autoimmune blood disorders like anaemia, thalassaemia, haemophilia, leukaemia, etc.
  • The department also runs a health check-up and preventive medical unit for the follow-up of patients with known illnesses under treatment, along with annual health check-up and screening.