Kaya Chikitsa Department
The department of Kayachikitsa is the major clinical department of Rhishikul state P.G. Ayurvedic college, situated in first floor of Dhanvantari Bhavan. Department possess its own departmental library and separate chambers for professor, reader, lecturers and P.G. scholars. Department of kayachikitsa runs well equipped I.P.D. for male /female patients separately and three parallel O.P.Ds two of which are for general Ayurvedic Internal Medicine (k.c. O.P.D.-1 & 2) and one O.P.D. is providing services for Geriatric health care. Kayachikitsa department is upgraded with three years postgraduate course MD(Ay) for four seats from 1st Nov 2012. Department of kayachikitsa is essentially concerned with undergraduate and postgraduate education and clinical training with gross Ayurvedic and essential modern medicine knowledge along with clinical research and patient care in the area of Ayurvedic Internal Medicine and Manas Roga (Ayurvedic Psychiatry). Kayachikitsa department also provides education and training to Ayurvedic nursing students. Regular C.M.E. and R.O.T.P. programs are conducted by the department as allotted by department of AYUSH for medical officers and teachers respectively.
Department is conduting various research activities in the evaluation of efficacy of ayurvedic drugs in udar roga (gastrointestinal disorders), yakrit roga (hepatology), hrid roga (cardio-respiratory disorders), twak roga (dermatology & VD), manas roga (psychiatry), rasayana and vajikarana (geriatrics and aphrodisiacs) and vata vyadhi (rheumatology and neurology).
Present Academic staff of kayachikitsa department is Prof.Arun Kumar Tripatthi (Head of department),Dr. O.P. Singh, Dr. D.K.Goel, Dr. Punita pandey, Dr. Jaya saklani.