February 3, 2011 – His Excellency Mr. Bharrat Jagdeo, President of Guyana visits Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre
His Excellency Mr. Bharrat Jagdeo, President of Guyana along with Hon’able Dr. Bheri S. Ramsaran Minister in Ministry of Health, Government of Guyana, on their day long visit to Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre (VIMS & RC) on February 3, 2011. During his visit to the Institute Mr. Bharrat Jagdeo and Dr. Bheri Ramsaran, were shown around the Institute by the Director Mrs. D. A. Kalpaja and team of doctors, related to infrastructure, medical facilities, and administration and functioning within the Institute. Various issues were discussed by His Excellency Mr. Bharrat Jagdeo and Hon’ble Dr. Bheri Ramsaran with the Hon’ble Chairman Dr. D. K. Audikesavulu and the team of VIMS & RC. Continue reading →
The Department of Neurosurgery of Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences, recently completed 200 major Neurosurgical procedures in 180 days. The Neurosurgery team of Dr. H. V. Satish Babu, Prof and Head and Dr. Ravi Khetan, Neurosurgeon along with the Anesthetists, OT, ICU & Ward and Neurosciences staff feel grateful to the Chairman Dr. D. K. Audikeshavulu and Director Mrs. D. A. Kalpaja for providing world class infrastructure to achieve this extra-ordinary feat of providing state-of-the art neurosurgical care at Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences, Whitefield. During this period complex neurosurgical procedures like Vestibular Schwannomas, Post Fossa tumors, complex spinal surgeries, spine tumors, brain and spine injuries, pediatric neurosurgery and many other complicated surgeries were carried out by the team.
Vydehi Institute of Rehabilitation celebrated its 7th Rehab Day on 18th December 2010. A carnival had been organized for special children, their parents and rehab staff at Vydehi campus playground. A range of games, food items & craft items stalls was arranged for adults and kids alike. Everybody enjoyed the fair and it was a great success. Continue reading →
Vydehi Institute of Rehabilitation will have its visiting consultant, Dr. Nancy Dilger at rehabilitation centre from 8th to 13th of November, 2010.
She is a renowned Pediatric Physical Therapist from Los Angeles, California, USA. Continue reading →
Vydehi College of Nursing conducts Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) for staff nurses to update their knowledge. Each year one topic is selected and about 20 nurses are trained every Saturday for about 2 hours. The topic for the year 2010 is “Nosocomial Infection and its Control”. The inauguration for 2010 was conducted on 8/5/2010. It was attended by nursing superintendent, ward in charges and staff nurses.
Nurses Day: The Nurses day was celebrated on May 12th 2010 in remembrance of Ms. Florence Nightingale, the pioneer of Modern Nursing. The international Nurses theme for this year is “Delivering Quality, Serving Community Nurses leading Chronic Care”.
Cultural & Sports: As a part of Student Nurses association (SNA), Cultural & Sports event of 2010 were held at Vydehi College of Nursing . The theme for this year was “Reflections of Vydehi”
Once again Vydehi Institute of Rehabilitation, Bangalore is busy with its visiting faculty from California State University, Sacramento. It is yet another proud moment for the staff at Vydehi to have Dr. Steven E. Daley, Prof. CSU, Sacramento, amongst them.
With lot of new things happening, under the guidance of Dr. Steven E. Daley, special kids at Vydehi are going to get benefited surely.
Vydehi Institute of Neuro Sciences will function shortly. This centre will offer State of the Art comprehensive & contemporary Neuro care at an affordable cost. Neuro surgery, Neurology, Neuro Anesthesia, Neuro Radiology, Neuro Rehabilitation, Neuro Electrophysiology and Neuro Research will function under one roof. This kind of centre will be unique one among medical college hospitals and will benefit local, regional & national patients to avail of affordable Neuro care. The faculty shall include
– Dr. H. V Satish Babu, Professor & HOD Neuro Surgery
– Dr. Amaresh D, Asst Professor, Neuro Surgery
– Dr. P. C. Mohan, Professor & HOD Neurology
– Dr. Nithin Kumar, Asst Professor neurology