Dr. K. Jayasingh M.D.,
Director Hospital Growth & Outreach Services, Aarupadai Veedu Medical College & Hospital
Dr. K. Jayasingh M.D, (General Medicine), is a distinguished medical professional with a rich and varied experience in patient care, teaching and administration. He was born in Salem in 1955 and completed his schooling there. He pursued his MBBS degree from Chinglepet Medical College, Chinglepet, and his MD (General Medicine) degree from Stanley Medical College, Chennai.
He started his career at Central Laboratory Teaching and Research Institute, Chinglepet, where he worked for five years. He then joined the Tamilnadu Medical Service and served in various capacities in different locations such as South Arcot (Dt), North Arcot (Dt), Thiruvanamalai (Dt), PHCs, Taluk Hospitals, District Head Quarters Hospital and ESI Hospitals. He also worked at Salem Medical College before voluntarily leaving the Tamilnadu Medical Service in 2004.
He moved to Puducherry and joined Aarupadai Veedu Medical College & Hospital as a Professor of Medicine & DMS. He worked there for three and a half years. He then joined Mahatma Gandhi Medical College & Research Institute as the head of the Department of General Medicine and held that position for five years. He also served as the Medical Superintendent in AVMC&H, Puducherry.
He has a keen research interest and has published nine papers in national and international journals. He is passionate about the three components of the medical field: patient care, teaching and administration.