Department of Medicine at Maharaja Agrasen Hospital is the largest department of the hospital consisting of 6 Medicine Units. Each one of the unit being headed by a Sr. Consultant of repute with vast in the field of medicine and have publications in several national and international journals & are faculty members in various conferences and seminars.
Associate Consultants in each unit form the backbone of the department and are highly experienced in managing all emergency & critical life threatening situations. Their round the clock availability in the hospital premises gives timely help in saving lives.
The department is recognised for Post Graduate DNB programme. The department has 4 seats for Family Medicine & 4 seats for DNB Medicine each year. These students are being trained through teaching modules in the class room & at the bed side.
Most number of beds in the hospital are occupied by medical patients and maximum numbers of patients in General OPD are seen by Physicians. We get referred patients from hospitals and Nursing Home from Delhi and adjoining states. Ours in a tertiary care centre for Critical ill patients like Septic Shock, MODS, Poisoning, Respiratory failure, Strokes, etc.
The department is backed by 40 bedded medical ICU which has round the clock intensivists and critical care specialist to look after these patients. With epidemic of dengue fever each year, our department gets huge number of these patients, many of whom are critically ill, from various centers of Delhi. With good blood bank facilities for component therapy and lab support, majority of these patients have favourable outcome. Out department has grown vastly in last 20 years and we look forward to further expansion and growth.