Department of forensic medicine and toxicology:
The department of forensic medicine and toxicology is working with the aim of equipping the medical students with the essential knowledge of crime scene investigation. To meet the upcoming challenges advance technology and new techniques are also introduced to the students. Department comprises of museum containing models, dura prints, X-Rays of medico-legal nature and specimen of poisons, weapons and instruments. The department has well-furnished and well equipped analytical laboratories dealing with teaching and training in Forensic toxicology, Forensic serology, forensic anatomy and forensic radiology sections.
This department imparts Community- Oriented Medical Education (COME) and Community- Based Medical Education which enables the Medical students to appreciate Disease not just in an individual patient but to also have a holistic approach regarding the spectrum of disease in the whole of community. This renders the doctor even more useful to the society as then he may not treat only one individual but prevents hundreds and thousands from the same disease. The Department Museum is well equipped with required models/specimens and equipment for practical demonstrations and tutorials. Field visits of places of Public health importance, Household surveys and research work is being arranged regularly.
SMC has an elaborate surgical set up with a blend of diversified super and sub-specialties including: General surgery, Traumatology, Urology, Neurosurgery, Paediatric Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Plastic Surgery and Hand & Upper Limb Surgery Centre.