Trauma remains one of the leading causes of death worldwide and a well-organized and experienced emergency response system is essential for any hospital to cope with mortality and morbidity related to trauma.
Our Accident and Trauma Care unit (Casualty) is fully equipped with state-of-the-art life saving equipment conforming to international standards. Among the most important is our latest Cardiac and Whole Body Multi Detector CT Scan (available only in 1 or 2 hospitals in the area so far). This machine enables us to tackle any form of emergency and is able to accurately detect multiple injuries/illness in just a few minutes. Our dedicated emergency team is constituted of ATLS-trained paramedics and a panel of eminent doctors spanning varied specialties like Trauma surgery, Orthopedics, Maxillofacial surgery, Neurosurgery and Plastic surgery. This team is available round-the-clock and is committed to saving lives.
For us Life is extremely precious and saving a life is the most important responsibility we as a team are one hundred percent Dedicated today's
Dr. V. Vishnu Murthy had done his MBBS from Mysore University in2002 and IFEM from The George Washington University in 2011. On an overview of his professional experiences, he had worked as a Resident in ICU for 2years with Wockhards Hospital, Bangalore; as an Incharge Resident in Dept. of Neurology and Neurosurgery for 1 year with Mallya Hospital, Bangalore; as a Non PG Resident in Dept. of Neurosurgery for 3 years with NIMHANS, Bangalore; as a fellow in Dept. of Emergency Medicine under RRIEM from GWU, Washington for more than 3 years with MIMS hospital, Calicut; next 2years as Jr. Registrar in Dept of Nephrology & Renal Transplant medicine at Lakeshore Hospital, Kochi and for another 2 years as an Emergency Physician with Bishop Benziger Hospital, Kollam. He is currently working as Consultant Emergency Medicine.
Dr. Thariq Thameem M. is a skilled doctor working as a Consultant Emergency Physician at Sunrise Hospital, Kochi. He is competent in managing all adult and pediatric emergencies (medical and trauma). He is skilled in point of care ultrasound. He focuses on patient care – physical and emotional is the top priority. Also well skilled in emergency procedures. Considering his work experiences, he worked as Junior Resident with T.D. Medical College Hospital, Alappuzha, Kerala for 2 years. He also worked as Medical Officer in Haripad Taluk Hospital for 2 months. He achieved his M.B.B.S. from Yenepoya Medical College Hospital, Mangalore with 1 year internship. He completed his Masters in Emergency Medicine from Baby Memorial Hospital, Calicut in 2016 under George Washington University, USA.
Our emergency team is exceptionally competent in tackling all types of emergencies and is functional 24x7. Ambulances with the very latest Cardiac Monitors, Ventilators and Defibrillators are available round-the-clock. There is also a fully functional Operation Theater attached to the Trauma Care Unit to attend to emergencies requiring immediate surgical intervention.
Once the patient is given the required primary care and is stabilized, he/she is evaluated for the nature and severity of illness/injury and is then referred to the appropriate department or specialty for further treatment.
Some of the main features of the department that makes this one of the best in the City are,