Radio imaging and diagnosis generates vital information for the treatment of many diseases, including cancer. The Radiology Department of the SRM Medical College Hospital has advanced imaging facilities and a team of qualified and experienced faculty.
The department provides 24-hour service to the hospital and also involves students in the diagnostic procedures. The teaching faculty, completely dedicated to this area of expertise, train biomedical engineers from surrounding engineering colleges, including the engineering faculty. The faculty members present topics in Continuing Medical Education programs, Indian Radiological Association meetings, as well as state and national conferences.
The department instructs undergraduate medical students in all aspects of radiology. Plans are in place to start other courses in radiology including a diploma in radiological assistance, M.D. and D.M.R.D programs.