Emergency Medicine

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Emergency Medicine


          The Department of Emergency Medicine provides Comprehensive Care round the clock to the patients with all medical emergencies including      Trauma, Heart Attacks, & Stroke. The team is headed by highly qualified and experienced consultant Dr Vikas G k [MD in EMERGENCY MEDICINE(MCI Recognized),a University Gold Medalist]. other faculties including Senior & Junior consultants trained in emergency medicine are available round the clock to provide efficient and effective Emergency Care.

  •  Valluvanad Hospital is the only hospital in Palakkad Dist. to have a Comprehensive Accident & Emergency Department for patient care.
  •  Department of Emergency medicine is well equipped with state of the art equipment & infrastructure to cater to the needs patients with   acute Emergencies for Initial evaluation & treatment including resuscitation,  Stabilizations, monitoring & disposition.



Facilities in the Department of Emergency Medicine

  • We treat a full spectrum of medical, surgical, gynecological and pediatric emergencies
  • Resuscitation Room is well equipped with each bed having cardiac monitor, suction machine, two crash carts, portable X-ray and USG machine for point of care testing in Trauma & Other emergencies.
  • It is backed by 24x7 Emergency Specialist, Trauma Team, Cardiac Team, Critical Care Team and Stroke Team.
  • It is also supported by dedicated radiology suite round the clock.

News & Events

  • The first 1.5 Tesla 16 Channel Silent MRI and 128 Slice CT in Palakkad district started functioning in Valluvanad Hospital.

  • Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery launched under the guidance of Dr Jyothish K, MDS & Dr Arun V, MDS

  • The Departments of Cardiology,Nephrology and Oncology have been empaneled under the Medical Reimbursement Scheme for Government Employees.

  • E P study facility launched. The First hospital in Malabar with this facility.

  • A full -fledged Dialysis Unit With Fresenius 4008 S Dialysis machines has been launched .

  • Emergence into a renowned centre for safe and painless deliveries.

  • Department of Plastic Surgery started & functioning from 20-01-2020.

  • Annual CME on Management Of Monsoon Illness( Valluvanad Crtiticare 2019) was held on 28-07-2019.