Department Of
General Medicine

Dr. K. Siva, MBBS, MD.,

Associate Professor

Dr. Shanmukh T Kalsad

Professor of Medicine and HOD
Dr.Shanmukh T Kalsad , completed his M.B.B.S under graduation from Jawaharlal Nehru Medical college ,Belgaum under Karnataka University Dharwad in December 1986 .He completed M.D General Medicne from Government Medical College, Bellary in Gulburga University,Gullburga in the year 1991.He joined BLDEA’s Shri B.M Patil Medical college and research Centre Bijapur as a Medical teacher in December 1991 worked with various capacity as a Lecturer,Assistant professor, Associate professor and Professor of Medicine. Later he joined Belgaum Institute of Medical sciences,Belgaum an Autonomous Institute under Rajiv Gandhi University of Health sciences of Government of Karnataka on 29.4.2009 subsequently there he worked as HOD of general medicine , Medical superintendent and Director of the institute . On Feb 2021 Joined Aarupadai Veedu medical college as Professor of Medicine.He has five publications to his name which includes 1 National and other journals. He has presented several paper presentations in both state and National conferences. He has attended and presented in International conferences. He has given various guest lecturers on various topic at different places. He has undergone various training the professional field of medicine .He has been a Life member for various organization at local, state and National level. He was a committee member in various committees in the institute and other organisations.He is Undergraduate teaching experience is of about 30years and guided M.D general medicine Post Graduate students under RGUHS university. He is an examiner for both Undergraduate and postgraduate from the day of eligibility.

Dr. K. Jayasingh

Professor and Medical Superintendent
Dr. K. Jayasingh Completed his MBBS at Chengalpattu Medical College, Chengalpattu, Completed his MD at Stanley Medical College, Chennai. At present he is working as Medical Superintendent and Professor Department of General Medicine at Aarupadai Veedu Medical College, Pondicherry. He has also held the post of Dean in 2019 at AVMCH. He has held the post of HOD – Dept. of General Medicine MGMCRI from 2013 to 2017. He has also served in various Government Institution prior to his appointment here. NABH Accreditation Team Leader at AVMCH and also COVID 19 Taskforce Team Leader.

Dr. K. Sankar

Dr.K.Sankar,M.D.,is a Professor of Medicine presently associated with Aarupadai Veedu Medical College and Hospital, Pondicherry. He received his undergraduate education at Rajah Muthiah Medical College and Hospital, Annamalai Nagar and his Master’s degree fromSri Ramachandra Medical College and Hospital, Porur, Chennai.He started his career as Senior Resident and rose through the ranks to become Professor of Medicine. He is a disciplined and confident physician. He is excellence in clinical practice. He is passionate in teaching students. He is also interested in clinical research.



Dr. S. Sankar

Assistant Professor
Dr. S. Sankar from obtained and MBBS and MD Thanjavur Medical College. He completed his DM Gastro Enterology from Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai His currently Asst. Professor Department of General Medicine, AVMCH, He has various publications to his credit.


Assistant Professor
Dr.Rajesh.M obtained his bachelor’s degree in Medicine from Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Puducherry. He specialized in General Medicine from Govt. Mohan Kumaramangalam Medical College, Salem, Tamil Nadu. He has done his Superspeciality in Cardiology from Vijaya hospital, Chennai, Tamil Nadu.Trained and has expertise in CCU management, TransthoracicEchocardiography,Transesophageal Echocardiography, Cardiac CT, Cardiac MRI and cardiac catherization. He has published articles in International and National journals. He has attended and presented papers in National and State level Cardiology Conferences. He is currently serving as a Consultant Cardiologist in AVMCH

Dr Anand Sekar G

Assistant Professor
Dr Anand Sekar completed his under graduation from JIPMER, Puducherry in the year 2006. He completed his post graduation in General Medicine in the year 2012. He worked as Assistant Professor in Medicine in SMVCH, Puducherry for 1 year 3 months. He has done super speciality in Cardiology from Madras Medical Mission, Chennai, Tamil Nadu. He worked as Senior Registrar in Cardiology in MMM, SIMS, and Kauvery, Chennai for 2 years. He worked as SR Cardiology (1 year), and AP cardiology (1 year 23 days) in SRM, Kattangalathur. He has expertise in CCU management, transthoracic ECHO, transesophageal ECHO, cardiac CT, cardiac MRI, cardiac catheterisation, angiograms, angioplasties, permanent pacemaker implantations. He has attended various workshops and conferences across India. He has published international articles. He is currently serving as Consultant Cardiologist (Assistant Professor) in AVMCH.


Assistant Professor
Dr. Sathyasagar completed his undergraduation from Mahathma Gandhi medical college in the year 2011.he completed his post graduation in general medicine at thanjavur medical college in 2015 and worked as assistant professor in mahathma Gandhi medical college for 1 year. In 2016 he was the topper in nephrology entrance exam and joined DM Nephrology at madras medical college and completed his DM Iin 2019. He then worked as consultant nephrologist at omandurar government multispeciality hospital for 1 year and then joined as assistant professor at AVMC in July 2020.. He published more than 10 full paper publications in national and international journals. He had attended and presented papers at the national and state level nephrology conferences. He guided post graduate students for various research Projects.

Dr. Sameena Hussainy. H

Assistant professor
Dr.Sameena H. has graduated from Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre ,Amrita Vishwa Vidhyapeetham University ,Kochi, Kerala and completed her Master’s degree in Internal medicine from Justice K.S Hegde Charitable Hospital ,Nitte University ,Mangalore , Karnataka. At present she is working as a Senior Resident in the Department of Medicine in Aarupadai Veedu Medical College,Pondicherry. She has done a Publication in an International journal . She has attended and presented Paper and Poster in National and State level conferences and has also been awarded for the best Paper. She has organized a national level CME.

Dr Karthik P. M

Assistant professor
Dr.Karthik P. M has graduated from M.B.B.S, Annapoorna Medical College and Hospital Salem / Vinayaka Mission 2017 M.D, General Medicine, Vinayaka MissionMedical College and Hospital, Karaikal. At present he is working as a Asst. Professor in the Department of Medicine in Aarupadai Veedu Medical College,Pondicherry. Two years teaching experience in General Medicine, Clinical focus / Technical focus - Endocrinology / Nephrology. Research Interests Rheumatology

Dr.Samsun Jaman

Assistant Professor

Dr. Stephan.M

Senior Resident
Dr.M.Stephan completed his undergraduation from Pondicherry Institute of Medical sciences in 2017. Completed post graduation in General Medicine from Government Headquarters Hospital , Erode in 2022. Joined as senior resident in AVMC in July 2022.

Dr. Praveen Gandhi.K

Senior Resident

Dr. Santhosh Kumar.P

Senior Resident
Dr.P.Santhosh kumar completed his undergraduation from government villupuram medical college in 2018. Completed post graduation in General Medicine from Government Thoothukudi Medical College from 2022. Participated and won medal in CMC vellore ,CMCCON. Participated and won medal in Hematocon 2021 Joined as senior resident in AVMC in September 2022.