Department of Veterinary Surgery and Radiology

Department of Veterinary Surgery and Radiology

About


The department has very old glory, it was established in year 1930 under the supervision of first professor of the Department Dr. G. N. Roy Choudhary. Dr. G.B Singh was professor between 1943 to 46 during his tenure he added practical and clinical aspect of surgery, further the chair taken by Professor Col. Dr. S. M. Ishaque in 1946 during his period the department further extended by including course of soundness, Obstetrics and Gynaecology. In year 1963, first time M.V. Sc programme was started and first M.V. Sc degree was awarded in 1965 to Dr. S. C. Ojha under the supervision of Dr. S. A. Ahmed. During the tenure of Dr. Ahmed diagnostic facility like X-ray, Inhalation anaesthesia machine and sophisticated instruments further improve the quality of diagnosis and surgical operation. Dr. A. A. Khan was the first Ph.D. scholar of this Department, he did his research work on long bone grafting in bovine in collaboration with Royal veterinary college, Denmark in 1972. A good number of veterinary students completed M.V.Sc. and medical students did collaborative research to get M.S. degree in this department and some of them occupying high positions in India and abroad. Dr. B. Prasad alumni of this department hold the post Head of Department Surgery and Radiology PAU, now GADVASU Ludhiana. The department published many research articles in different foreign and Indian journal of repute and handled good number of research project. The faculty of the Department actively taking part in UG, PG teaching to impart quality veterinary surgery teaching with the help of various teaching aids and practical facilities (with the help of different modern diagnostic tools and surgical technique), research and extension activities and also support as resource person to nearby Patna Zoo and Forest Department of Bihar in rescue and heath management of wild and captive animals. As a future projection, the endeavours to open up Ph.D. programme in the subject in near future. Besides, a modern fully equipped operation theatre the Department would upgrade the existing facility by developing competence in specialty/ super specialty and building infrastructure of an ultra-modern clinical facility. The focus in this subjects would be on strengthening diagnostic imaging, laparoscopy, endoscopy, CT scan, MRI, anaesthesia and newer surgical techniques; development of facilities and expertise in specialty areas like ophthalmology, orthopaedics, neurology, cardiovascular diseases, dentistry, geriatrics and sports medicine; search for newer healing promoters, biomaterials and implants for managing surgical disorders; modern therapeutics like stem cell therapy and modern diagnostic biomarkers. is also to be established.

Mandate


  • To impart quality education and provide training to the Undergraduate and Post Graduate student.
  • Research in the field of Veterinary Surgery, Radiology and Anaesthesia.
  • To provide quality service to the farming community and pet owners.
  • To participate in the programmes of extension education and help in transfer of technology from laboratory to land.
  • To provide treatment facilities to animals in Veterinary Teaching Hospital of BVC.

Goal


  • Research on diagnosis and economical surgical treatment of important diseases of domestic animals.
  • Surgical treatment of domestic (large and small) and wild/zoo animals.

Facilities


  • Dental Work Station
  • Electrocautery
  • Multipara monitor
  • Small Animal Anaesthesia machine.
  • Large Animal Lifter.
  • Orthopaedic Instruments.
  • X-Ray Machine

Academic Activities


UG courses (As per VCI)

Theory and Practical

UNIT

VETERINARY SURGERY AND RADIOLOGY Cr: 2+1
UNIT-1 VETERINARY GENERAL SURGERY
UNIT-2 VETERINARY ANAESTHESIOLOGY
UNIT-3 VETERINARY DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING TECHNIQUES
UNIT-4 REGIONAL SURGERY-I
UNIT-5 (REGIONAL SURGERY-II
UNIT-6 ORTHOPEDICS AND LAMENESS

M.V. Sc Courses (as per ICAR)

COURSE NO.

COURSE TITLE CREDITS
VSR 601 PRINCIPLES OF SURGERY 2+0
VSR 602 CLINICAL PRACTICE – I 0+3
VSR 603 CLINICAL PRACTICE – II 0+3
VSR 604 SMALL ANIMAL ANAESTHESIA 2+1
VSR 605 LARGE ANIMAL ANAESTHESIA 2+1
VSR 606 DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING TECHNIQUES 2+1
VSR 607 VETERINARY OPHTHALMOLOGY AND DENTISTRY 1+1
VSR 608 SMALL ANIMAL SOFT TISSUE SURGERY 2+1
VSR 609 LARGE ANIMAL SOFT TISSUE SURGERY 2+1
VSR 610 ORTHOPAEDICS AND LIMB SURGERY 2+1
VSR 691 MASTER’S SEMINAR 1
VSR 699 MASTER’S RESEARCH 28

Ph D Courses (as per ICAR)

COURSE NO.

COURSE TITLE CREDITS
VSR 701 PRINCIPLES OF SURGERY 2+0
VSR 702 CLINICAL PRACTICE – I 0+3
VSR 703 CLINICAL PRACTICE – II 0+3
VSR 704 SMALL ANIMAL ANAESTHESIA 2+1
VSR 705 LARGE ANIMAL ANAESTHESIA 2+1
VSR 706 DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING TECHNIQUES 2+1
VSR 707 VETERINARY OPHTHALMOLOGY AND DENTISTRY 1+1
VSR 708 SMALL ANIMAL SOFT TISSUE SURGERY 2+1
VSR 789 LARGE ANIMAL SOFT TISSUE SURGERY 2+1
VSR 790 ORTHOPAEDICS AND LIMB SURGERY 2+1
VSR 791 MASTER’S SEMINAR 1
VSR 792 MASTER’S RESEARCH 28
VSR-799 DOCTORAL RESEARCH 45

Research Activities


Sl. No.

Title of Project Duration Funding Agency PI/Co-PI
1. Studies on urohydropropulsion and tube cystotomy for surgical management of urolithiasis in goats 2018 State Plan Co-PI: Dr. Mithilesh Kumar
2. Augmenting Veterinary Clinical Diagnostic and Therapeutic Facilities at University Referral Hospital . 2020 RKVY-RAFTAR Co-PI: Dr. Mithilesh Kumar
3. Management of Surgery-oriented Mastitis in Cow 2020 State Plan Funding PI

Faculty Members


Sl.no.

Name Mobile No. E-mail ID More
1 Dr. Mithilesh Kumar 9431083112 mithileshvet2006@gmail.com More
2. Dr. Archana Kumari 6299043055 archanasurgery@gmail.com More
3. Dr. Rajesh Kumar 7004049623 Vetrajeshkumar@gmail.com More
3. Dr. Ramesh Tiwary 9470941718 vettiwary@gmail.com More

Supporting Staff


Sl. No.

Name Designation Mobile No.
1 Sri Prem Kumar Lab Assistant 9334457019
2. Sri Jagat Ram Lab Attendant 9939392070
3. Sri Jayram Sah Seis 8252022275
4 Sri Chhabila Prasad Darwan 9709977137

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Contact Details


Dr. Mithilesh Kumar

Assistant Professor & Head
Department of Surgery and Radiology
Bihar Veterinary College, Patna – 14 (Bihar, India)
Contact No.: +91 9431083112
Email ID.: mithileshvet2006@gmail.com