About the Department

The department has been started on 30th September 2013 after joining of Professor Dr. S. Rukmangatharajan, MD (General medicine), DM (Rheumatology), FMMC. The department receives patients from various departments of SRMC & RI, like general medicine, orthopedics, dermatology, nephrology, O & G etc.
The OP services are available in “G” block - Monday to Friday between 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. except on holidays. The patients admitted in various departments in “G” block, are seen and advised the management by the Professor & Head, at present. The admission requiring patients are admitted in the respective general medicine admitting units and taken care of.
The postgraduates like MD general medicine, MD sports medicine are given training in this department, as part of their curriculum.
The department receives patients from various parts of Tamil Nadu and India.