Out Patient Department (OPD)

OPD – Services

  • National Institute of Siddha is attached with a Ayothidoss Pandithar Hospital wherein Health Care Services is being delivered to public through OPD and 200 bedded Hospital.
  • The OP department has started functioning from 13.10.2004 and the treatment is being given to the patients free of cost at OPD and IPD wards.There is also payment category for IPD services with rooms facility.
  • NIS Provides Siddha Treatment which is one of the ancient form of medicine.
  • Faculty members and Post Graduate Scholars of various departments provide free consultation and treatment to an average 1500 patients daily.
  • OPD Services available on all 365 days of year.

 

Location

OPD services are situated at the entrance of the Ayothidoss Pandithar hospital in the ground floor.

PATIENT REGISTRATION

GENERAL OP

  Registration Time Consultation Time
General OP 8 a.m to 12 noon 8 a.m to 12 noon

 

SPECIAL OP

  Registration Time Consultation Time
Geriatric OP 3 p.m to 5 pm (Every Tuesday) 3 p.m to 5 pm
Vanmeegam -Cancer clinic 3 p.m to 5 pm (Every Wednesday) 3 p.m to 5 pm
Magavinmai - Infertility clinic 3 p.m to 5 pm (Every Friday) 3 p.m to 5 pm
Yoga OP 8 a.m to 12 noon (Every Friday) 8 a.m to 12 noon
  • OP book costing Rs 10/- can be purchased from the New registration counter on his/her first visit.
  • People from their second visit onwards should register themselves in the old registration counter before consultation. (No registration fee).
  • There are about 5 registration counters functioning at present.
  • Prisoners are exempted from registration fee.
  • A help desk is available in the reception for guiding the patients.

Help Desk

HELP DESK GUIDANCE

 

CONSULTATION:

  • Patient by enquiring help desk provided in the reception can visit the respective consultation room relating to their disease condition.
  • Public have right to consult any doctor.
  • Patients are attended on first come first serve basis. However out of turn consultation may be provided in case of emergency.
  • For consultation, all the doctors including senior faculties are available in each department.
  • Proper consultation is provided by the PG scholars of individual departments under the supervision of the Head of the department concerned.
  • After needful examination and consultation the patients are directed to follow a line of treatment recommended by the consultant i.e. Internal medicine prescription, required External therapy and  requisition for various Investigations like Hematology, X ray, ECG etc.,

OPD CONSULTATION ROOM

 

OPD Consultation

OPD CONSULTATION ROOM

 

OPD Consultation

OPD CONSULTATION ROOM

 

INVESTIGATIONS:

After OPD consultation, the treating doctor fills up the necessary requisition forms for various investigations and directs the patients to concerned departments.

 

Lab-reception

LAB-RECEPTION

 

Available Investigation facilities:

Routine blood investigations, Sputum, Urine, Stools and Some Special investigations are performed.

 

Blood Investigation:

Separate clinical labs are available for Biochemistry, Clinical pathology and Micro biology with well equipped Instruments and qualified & trained laboratory professionals.

 

LABORATORY SAMPLE COLLECTION:

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BLOOD SAMPLE COLLECTION

 

  • Sample collection centre is available in the Inpatient building near the hospital office.
  • Timings: 8 am – 12 noon.
  • Report for the test is made available on the afternoon of the same day for the sake of out station patients.
  • For fasting Blood Sugar examination patients has to report in empty stomach from 8:00 am – 9:00 am.

 

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MICROSCOPIC EXAMINATION

 

NEERKURI – NEIKKURI (OIL ON URINE SIGN)

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OIL SPREADING PATTERN IN URINE (SIEVE LIKE)

 

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OIL SPREADING PATTERN IN URINE

 

Other Investigations:

  • X ray investigation facility is available with well trained and qualified technicians with Radiologist openion at OPD hours.

X-Ray Investigation

X RAY INVESTIGATION

 

  • ECG investigation facility is available with well trained and qualified technicians at OPD hours.

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ECG INVESTIGATION

 

DISPENSARY:

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DISPENSING OF MEDICINES – GENERAL COUNTER

 

  • Patients can collect the prescribed medicines from the dispensary counters situated next to OPD.
  • There are 10 counters available for dispensing of medicine.
  • Two counters are running separately for Senior citizens.

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SEPARATE COUNTER FOR SENIOR CITIZENS

 

  • Medicines are dispensed by trained and qualified pharmacists.
  • After getting medicines the patients can approach the doctors for clarification about consumption.

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DISPENSING OF MEDICINES – GENERAL COUNTER

 

HOSPITAL SUPERINTENDENT I/C : Dr.N.J. Muthukumar MD (S)

DEPUTY MEDICAL SUPERINTENDENT : Dr. Radhika Madhavan MD (S)

 

Out Patient Department (Morning)

DEPARTMENT
FACULTIES
DESIGNATION
OP RoomNo
Timings
MARUTHUVAM
Prof. Dr.K. Manickavasakam
Dr. T. Lakshmikantham
Dr. H. Vedha Merlin Kumari
Dr. H. Nalini Sofia
HoD
Lecturer
Lecturer
Lecturer
1
8 a.m. to 12 noon
GUNAPADAM
Prof. Dr. M. Rajasekaran
 
Dr. S. Visweshwaran
Dr. S. Sivakumar
Dr. A. Mariappan
Professor
-
Lecturer, HoD i/c
Lecturer
Lecturer
2
8 a.m. to 12 noon
SIRAPPU MARUTHUVAM
Dr. N.J. Muthukumar
Dr. V. Mahalakshmi
Dr. M.V. Mahadevan
Dr. D. Periyaswamy
Dr. P. Samundeshwari
Asso.Prof/HOD I/C
Lecturer
Lecturer
Lecturer
Lecturer
3
8 a.m. to 12 noon
KUZHANTHAI MARUTHUVAM
-
Dr. M. Meenakshi Sundaram
Dr. A.M. Amala Hazal
Dr. K. Suresh
Dr. P. Arul Mozhi
Dr. K. Vennila
-
Asso. Professor, HoD i/c
Lecturer
Lecturer
Lecturer
Lecturer
4
8 a.m. to 12 noon
NOI NAADAL
-
Dr. G.J. Christian
Dr. S. Elansekaran
Dr. M. Ramamurthy
Dr. V. Srinivasan
-
Asso.Professor, HoD i/c
Lecturer
Lecturer
Lecturer
5
8 a.m. to 12 noon
NANJU NOOL
Prof. Dr. M. Murugesan
Dr. R. Madhavan
Dr. P. Shanmugapriya
Dr. S. Murugesan
Dr. V. Manjari
HOD
Lecturer
Lecturer
Lecturer
Lecturer
6
8 a.m. to 12 noon
ARUVAI THOL MARUTHUVAM
-
Dr. G.J. Christian
Dr. M.V. Mahadevan
Dr. V. Manjari
-
Ass. Prof
Lecturer
Lecturer
7
8 a.m. to 12 noon
SOOL MAGALIR MARUTHUVAM
-
Dr. A.M. Amala Hazal
Dr. K. Vennila
-
Lecturer
Lecturer
8
8 a.m. to 12 noon
AVASARA MARUTHUVAM
Dr. I. Sangeetha
Dr. Radhika Madhavan
Duty Medical Officer
Asst. Prof
Deputy Medical Superintendent
Lecturer
9
8 a.m. to 12 noon

 

Special Out Patient Department (Afternoon)

DEPARTMENT
FACULTIES
DESIGNATION
OP RoomNo
Timings
Cancer OPD (VANMEEGAM)
Prof. Dr.K. Manickavasakam
Dr. T. Lakshmikantham
Dr. H. Vedha Merlin Kumari
Dr. H. Nalini Sofia
Professor, HoD i/c
Lecturer
Lecturer
Lecturer
1
3 p.m. to 5 p.m every Wednesday
INFERTILITY OPD (MAGAVINMAI)
Dr. M. Meenakshi Sundaram
Dr. A.M. Amala Hazal
Dr. K. Suresh
Dr.P. Arul Mozhi
Dr. K.Vennila
Asso. Prof
Lecturer
Lecturer
Lecturer
Lecturer
4
3 p.m. to 5 p.m every Friday
GERIATRIC OPD
Dr. N.J. Muthukumar
Dr. V. Mahalakshmi
Dr. M.V. Mahadevan
Dr. D. Periyaswamy
Asso. Prof/HOD i/c
Lecturer
Lecturer
Lecturer
3
3 p.m. to 5 p.m every Tuesday