Critical Care Medicine

The critical care department of Aster MIMS, Kannur 89 bedded ICU provides round the clock, state of the art treatment to critically ill patients, including those suffering from life threatening infections, accidents, snake bite, heart attack etc.

The multidisplinary ICU at the department is manned by a team of intensive & sophisticated critical care specialists. Highly advanced equipment and facilities are made available in the ICU’s that make the department one of the best in the region and allow us to provide continuous and specialized care to critically ill patients.

We take an integrated approach while providing critical care to the patients ensuring focused and personalized medical attention from experts of different medical departments. The nurses at the critical care centre are well trained in BLS and ACLS and have relevant experiences in the field. The expert team team of ACLS/BLS trained Doctors, Nurses and Ancillary staff including respiratory therapist, physiotherapists clinical pharmacists, medical social workers provides 24/7 holistic treatment to patients, with an optimal, evidence-based approach.

Doctors

Dr. Rajesh Kumar J S

Consultant

Dr. Rajesh Kumar J S is a Critical Care Physician, presenting working at Aster MIMS, Kannur. His special talent lies in looking after critically ill patients, who are, either at risk from potentially life-threatening diseases or are recovering from them.

Dr. Rajesh Kumar J S

Consultant

Dr. Rajesh Kumar J S is a Critical Care Physician, presenting working at Aster MIMS, Kannur. His special talent lies in looking after critically ill patients, who are, either at risk from potentially life-threatening diseases or are recovering from them.

The doctor is well-versed with the latest treatment techniques and is quite adept at handling patients on ventilator both inversive and non versive. He is an expert in all inversive line includes picc line. He has got adequate knowledge in antibiotic policies and infection control practices He is also competent in using newer Air way techniques like C Trach, Trach light, LMA Supremme, Proseal and intubating LMAs.

He is trained in tertiary intensive care units in Australia and Singapore and is a former member of Critical Care Team at Aster MIMS, Calicut.

With his kind demeanour and empathising nature, Dr. Rajesh has been able to focus on ethics, patient safety, end-of-life care and support of families. He is quite capable of leading the team of ICU clinicians.

Qualifications

European Diploma in Critical Care from ESCIM | Post Graduate Diploma in Anaesthesiology from Government Medical College, Kozhikode | MBBS from Government Medical College, Kozhikode

Dr Rinoy Chandran

Consultant - Critical care

Dr. Rinoy Chandran is a highly skilled physician presently rendering his valuable services as an Intensivist at Critical Care department. An Intensivist needs to have special skills to nurse and manage critically ill patients in the ICU.

Dr Rinoy Chandran

Consultant - Critical care

Dr. Rinoy Chandran is a highly skilled physician presently rendering his valuable services as an Intensivist at Critical Care department. An Intensivist needs to have special skills to nurse and manage critically ill patients in the ICU.

Dr. Rinoy has worked with hundreds of patients and their relatives at several reputed hospitals in the same capacity and has proven his mettle. He is skilled at intubating the patient, providing general regional anaesthesia, has knowledge in basic and advanced ventilator management and advanced airway management. The expert intensivist is also trained in ECMO management.

Qualifications

MBBS - Government Medical College, Kozhikode | MD - All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi | IDCCM - (Indian Diploma in Critical Care Medicine) at Indian College of Critical Care Medicine | EDIC - European Diploma at European Society for Intensive Care Medicine ( Zurich)

Dr. Rakesh T R

Senior Specialist

Dr. Rakesh T.R has experience in various ICU procedures. He is also certified in ACLS (Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support). His areas of interest lie in helping control and treat sepsis, electrolyte imbalances, endocrine emergencies and respiratory failure.

Dr. Rakesh T R

Senior Specialist

Dr. Rakesh T.R has experience in various ICU procedures. He is also certified in ACLS (Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support). His areas of interest lie in helping control and treat sepsis, electrolyte imbalances, endocrine emergencies and respiratory failure.

He graduated from Government Medical College, Kozhikode, with a degree in MBBS; following which he pursued his MD. in General Medicine from Rims Imphal, Manipur. He completed his DNB in General Medicine and FNB in Critical Care at Indraprastha Apollo, New Delhi.

Qualification

MBBS | MD. General Medicine | DNB General Medicine | FNB Critical Care

Dr. Arvind Raveendran

Specialists

Dr. Arvind graduated with an MBBS degree from Tbilisi State Medical College, Georgia (Europe). He has recently completed his MD. in Anesthesiology from K.S Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore.

Dr. Arvind Raveendran

Specialists

Dr. Arvind graduated with an MBBS degree from Tbilisi State Medical College, Georgia (Europe). He has recently completed his MD. in Anesthesiology from K.S Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore.

He had presented an award-winning paper at the 15th PGEXCEL, 2019 in Rajarajeshwari medical college, Bangalore. He has undergone training in anesthesiology & critical care as a junior resident at K.S. Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore.

Qualification

MBBS | MD. Anesthesiology

Dr. Anshad Ameen Nellikkavil

Specialist

Dr. Anshad is a Specialist at Aster MIMS Kannur. A member of the Royal College of Emergency Medicine, his areas of interest lie in Trauma resuscitation and care, Emergency Sonology, Critical care, Toxicology and Pre-Hospital Emergency care. He has graduated from Govt Medical College, Kozhikode with a degree in MBBS and Masters in Emergency medicine from DM WIMS

Dr. Anshad Ameen Nellikkavil

Specialist

Dr. Anshad is a Specialist at Aster MIMS Kannur. A member of the Royal College of Emergency Medicine, his areas of interest lie in Trauma resuscitation and care, Emergency Sonology, Critical care, Toxicology and Pre-Hospital Emergency care. He has graduated from Govt Medical College, Kozhikode with a degree in MBBS and Masters in Emergency medicine from DM WIMS

Qualifications

MBBS | MEM | MRCEM

Dr. Anith Sreedharan

Specialist - Emergency Physician

Dr. Anith is a Specialist Emergency Physician at Aster MIMS Kannur. He holds degrees in MBBS from Karuna Medical College and Masters in Emergency Medicine under the George Washington University, USA, from DM Wayanad Institute of Medical Sciences where he secured the title of the theory topper. He is a member of the Royal College of Emergency Medicine, UK. Dr. Anith is well versed with International resuscitation protocols and he is an American heart association accredited ACLS life support trainer. Experienced in pre-hospital and in-hospital emergency medicine as well as patient transfers. His areas of interest are toxicology, trauma resuscitation, critical care.

Dr. Anith Sreedharan

Specialist - Emergency Physician

Dr. Anith is a Specialist Emergency Physician at Aster MIMS Kannur. He holds degrees in MBBS from Karuna Medical College and Masters in Emergency Medicine under the George Washington University, USA, from DM Wayanad Institute of Medical Sciences where he secured the title of the theory topper. He is a member of the Royal College of Emergency Medicine, UK. Dr. Anith is well versed with International resuscitation protocols and he is an American heart association accredited ACLS life support trainer. Experienced in pre-hospital and in-hospital emergency medicine as well as patient transfers. His areas of interest are toxicology, trauma resuscitation, critical care.

Qualifications:

MBBS | MEM-GW | MRCEM

Dr. Prasanth K B

Specialists

Dr. Prasanth completed his MBBS in 2003 and obtained a Diploma in Anesthesiology from Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences. His expertise lies in regional blocks in upper and lower limb surgery, rescue blocks in trauma care and ICU management, neuro anesthesia and difficult airway management.

Dr. Prasanth K B

Specialists

Dr. Prasanth completed his MBBS in 2003 and obtained a Diploma in Anesthesiology from Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences. His expertise lies in regional blocks in upper and lower limb surgery, rescue blocks in trauma care and ICU management, neuro anesthesia and difficult airway management.

Qualification

MBBS | DA. Anesthesiology

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