Department of General Medicine


The Internal Medicine Department at our hospital include a team of highly qualified and experienced physicians whose primary role is to deal with the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and provide immediate basic needs of a multitude of patients entering the hospital seeking relief. The primary goal of the department is to combine the latest evidence-based medicine with experience and thoughtful decisions about the patients to foster wellness and healing. This department is well supported with in house round the clock diagnostics services. 


A number of super speciality cells and centres act independently and in unison under the umbrella of the Dept. of Medicine. The department is well equipped and supported by all diagnostic services to manage patients with all chronic health conditions including diabetes, asthma, allergy, infectious diseases etc.A General Physician will assess the overall health of a patient and will conduct tests to identify the disease which will be either managed by them or with the involvement of other Specialists wherever required.


In the General Medicine Department at Smita Memorial Hospital & Research Centre, our team of highly qualified and experienced physicians is dedicated to providing comprehensive care for a wide range of medical conditions. Our goal is to combine the latest evidence-based medicine with thoughtful decision-making to foster wellness and healing for our patients.

Services and Facilities

  • General Medicine OPD: Our full-fledged General Medicine Outpatient Department (OPD) is equipped to assess, diagnose, and manage various medical conditions. Our expert general physicians provide thorough consultations and personalized treatment plans.
  • Diagnostic Services: The department is well-supported by in-house, round-the-clock diagnostic services, ensuring prompt and accurate assessments. Our state-of-the-art facilities include laboratory services, radiology, and specialized diagnostic tools.
  • Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU): For patients requiring intensive medical care, our Medical Intensive Care Unit is equipped with advanced monitoring and life-support equipment. Our dedicated team ensures the highest level of care for critical patients.
  • 24 X 7 Pharmacy: We understand the importance of timely access to medications. Our 24 X 7 pharmacy ensures that patients can obtain prescribed medications whenever needed.
  • Emergency Services: In emergencies, our General Medicine Department is equipped to provide immediate care. Our emergency services are designed to handle a wide range of medical conditions, ensuring prompt and effective interventions.

Treatments and Conditions Managed:


Our General Medicine Specialists are experienced in managing a diverse range of medical conditions, including:


  • Allergies/Bronchitis/Asthma: Comprehensive care for respiratory conditions, including allergies, bronchitis, and asthma.
  • Fever:Diagnosis and treatment of fevers of various origins.
  • Minor Pains/Sprains:Management of minor musculoskeletal pains and sprains.
  • Diabetes:Holistic care for individuals with diabetes, including monitoring, medication management, and lifestyle guidance.
  • Heart Disease:Comprehensive management of cardiovascular conditions, including hypertension and heart diseases.
  • High Blood Pressure:Diagnosis and control of hypertension to prevent complications.
  • Thyroid Disorder:Evaluation and treatment of thyroid disorders to maintain hormonal balance.
  • Headaches/Migraines:Identification and management of headaches and migraines.
  • Respiratory Infections:Treatment of various respiratory infections, ensuring prompt recovery.
  • Ear/Sinus Infections:Diagnosis and management of ear and sinus infections.
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD):Treatment for GERD, addressing acid reflux and related symptoms.
  • Nausea and Vomiting:Evaluation and management of conditions causing nausea and vomiting.
  • Constipation/Diarrhea:Comprehensive care for gastrointestinal issues, including constipation and diarrhea.
  • Urinary Tract Infections:Diagnosis and treatment of urinary tract infections.
  • Skin Diseases:Management of various dermatological conditions.
  • Gout/Osteoarthritis:Treatment and support for joint-related conditions.
  • Obesity:Comprehensive care for individuals dealing with obesity, including lifestyle modifications and medical interventions. 

Our General Medicine Department at SMHRC is committed to providing patient-centered care, focusing on prevention, early diagnosis, and effective management of medical conditions. Our collaborative approach ensures that patients receive the best possible care tailored to their individual health needs.

Our Doctors

DR. Jobin Jacob Mathew

General medicine

Dr. Kassim Rawther

General medicine

Dr. Mohan Bentoor

General medicine

Dr. Nishara Asiger

General medicine

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