The Infectious Diseases Division at Vijaya Group of Hospitals is dedicated to providing standard clinical care, treatment and management of infectious disease. We offer a wide range of inpatient and outpatient clinical services related to the care of patients with infectious diseases. The department offers clinical care for all major areas of infectious diseases. We strive to provide care that is comprehensive and timely with early and well-coordinated transition to outpatient care. Our qualified specialists offer extensive and compassionate care to diagnose and manage both common and complex diseases including:
  • Immunizations
  • Tropical Medicine
  • Immuno - compromised Patients
  • Perinatal Infectious Disease
  • Mycobacterial Disease
  • Viral Hepatitis
Our Infectious Disease Specialists also work in close coordination with the Internal Medicine Team to provide the highest quality care while helping patients manage their conditions.
Doctors Name Professional Qualifications Areas of Specialization Experience
Dr D. Suresh Kumar MBBS., MD., FHIV., ACTMH Infectious Disease Associated with Vijaya Hospital since the year 2011.
2011 – Consultant Infectious Diseases at Mercury Hospital.
2002 - 2009 – Assistant Professor of Medicine, Stanley Medical College.
2007 - 2011 – Consultant Physician, Chennai Meenakshi Hospital (Devaki).
Over 15 years of experience in the field of Medicine.
Year 2010 - International Best Infectious Diseases Fellow, American Society for Microbiology.
Areas of Interest Include: Infection Control, HIV Medicine, Antibiotic Stewardship & Tropical Medicine.
Dr N. Babu
MBBS., MD(General Medicine), HIV Fellowship General Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, HIV Medicine, Infectious Disease, Toxicology In Charge – IMCU, VH Trained in Critical Care Medicine since 2002.
Coordinated and effectively conducted Intensive Care and Toxicology training programme for government doctors through The Tamil Nadu Health Systems Project
Have many research papers and articles in toxicology to his credit and have co authored Toxicology and Intensive Care Training Manual
Instrumental in coordinating Snake Bite Task Force to formulate National Snake Bite Treatment Protocol
Have few research papers and articles in HIV Medicine and infectious disease
Permanent member of Association of Physician of India (API) and Asia Pacific Association of Toxicology(APAMT)