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Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Santhiram

A day before the Dussehra festivities began, Santhiram general conducted a large scale pooja (a praying ceremony) known as ayudha pooja (ceremony for weapons)

Branching Out: Refugee Service in Greensboro, NC

College is a great time to serve. Though a demanding course schedule, part-time work, and extra curricular commitments can seem like a heavy burden,

Sit Down & Talk It Out

Hello friends, Long time, no blog! A quick summary of what I’ve been up to since January: This past spring, I took a bunch of

Hidden from plain sight: anesthesiology and radiology

My time here at Santhiram General is going by really quickly. Being at the hospital from 9 AM to 5 PM and going back

Ophthalmology: Santhiram’s most modern department

Since my arrival in August, house surgeons have periodically asked me if I finished my Ophthalmology posting. When I replied with a ‘no,’ they

Medicine, mortality meet, and camp

After getting a glimpse of general surgery and general medicine, I observed the pulmonology and psychiatry departments last week. Pulmonology is based on out-patient

General medicine, drug reps, and celebrations

This past week, I had my general medicine rotation and was taken aback by the plethora of discrete cases that came through. These cases

Medical camps, Operating Theatre, and more

Heading to a medical camp seventy kilometers away, I didn’t know what to expect. From what I gathered, the camp would provide free medical

First impressions: Santhiram General Hospital

If I had to compare my freshman orientation week at W&M to any other experience I have had, these last few days at Santhiram