Shri B. M. Patil Medical College

Shri B. M. Patil Medical College and Hospital are situated adjacent to each other on a campus sprawling over 45 acres of land, in the heart of the city. The campus has beautifully landscaped gardens and black stone buildings of old world charm, which are well ventilated and illuminated. Shri B. M. Patil Medical College departments, the central library and residential areas are distributed in various blocks within the campus.

Salient Features

  • Recognized by MCI for 150 UG admission since 1991. Uninterrupted performance since 1986.
  • Annual intake of 150 Under Graduate, 28 Degrees and 16 Diplomas (in all 44) Post Graduate seats.
  • Post Graduate courses in 14 Departments.
  • Under Graduate and Post Graduate Courses are recognised by MCI.
  • Under Graduate Course is recognised by Sri Lankan Medical Council.
  • Enlisted in the WHO directory of Medical schools.
  • Enlisted in the IMED FAIMER.
  • Alumni spread across the globe.
  • Highly qualified, experienced, motivated and research-oriented Faculty.
  • Student centric and pro-active administration.
  • Progressive management.

The Shri B. M. Patil Medical College and hospital building is very spacious with adequate natural illumination and ventilation. It has an eco-friendly effluent water treatment plant and incinerator for waste management. The entire campus is served by a generator for round the clock electricity supply during power failure.

The Shri B. M. Patil Medical College has 23 departments with state-of-the-art facilities for imparting teaching both undergraduate and postgraduate students. In addition, the college has separate departments of Yogic Science, Kannada and Culture which is one of the first in the state.

Shri B. M. Patil Medical College Hospital

Shri B. M. Patil Medical College Hospital has 1000 beds, provides out-patient, in-patient and casualty and emergency services. It has Intensive Coronary Care Unit, Intensive Care Unit, Paediatric Intensive Care Unit, Neonatal Care Unit, Surgical Intensive Care Unit and specialized isolated sterile burns ward all equipped with required monitors, pulse oxymeters, defibrillators, ventilators, infusion pumps and various other specialised equipments required for critical patient care.

Shri B. M. Patil Medical College hospital is equipped with an advanced 1.5 Tesla MR1 Scan, 6 slice CT Scan along with this all necessary radiological instruments like C-arm, x-ray machine, multiple portable x-ray machines, 3D Colour Doppler, etc. In addition, the hospital has provided ultrasound equipment in the labour room and portable colour doppler in the ICU and ICCU. The hospital has a fully developed Urology Unit with all Endo Urological Equipment and Extra Corporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy equipment. The Department of Nephrology is equipped with four Haemodialysis units and Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis facilities. The Department of Medicine has a Medical Gastro Enterology unit with availability of all necessary video endoscopes for diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. Laparoscopic instruments are available for all surgical specialities like General Surgery, Obst/Gynaec and Urology departments. The department of Ophthalmology is equipped with YAG lasers, Diode laser, Fundus Camera and Computerised Perimetry.

The Hospital has a Blood Bank, which functions 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

It has a fully functional Eye Bank, registered under the Transplantation of Human Organ Act, 1994, by the Government of Karnataka. Round the clock services are available.

The Shri B. M. Patil Medical College Central Laboratory functions 24 hours a day. The Biochemistry Laboratory is annually assessed by the External Quality Control Programme of Christian Medical College, Vellore, which evaluates laboratories on all India basis and our laboratory is listed amongst first 30 laboratories in India from the past 10 years. The hospital also has a 24×7 drug store, which also functions round the year.