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  Name About
Dr.Alka Ganesh Dr. Alka Ganesh graduated with an MBBS from CMC, Vellore in 1971. Thereafter she completed post-graduation in General Medicine form Delhi University in 1975. She joined the faculty of medicine at CMC, Vellore in 1976 and retired as Professor and Head in 2008. During her academic career at Vellore she developed an interest in Geriatric Medicine. She was granted an institutional fellowship in 1996 to observe elder care medicine in the UK. She spent 3 months at Newcastle -upon -Tyne, and returned to start clinical services for the elderly. A department of Geriatric medicine and an MD course in Geriatric Medicine was started in 2008 at CMC Vellore.
Post retirement, Dr. Ganesh works at GKNMH as a visiting Consultant Geriatrician. She is working to establish a variety of clinical services which will address the various complex health needs of the elderly.

Assistant Medical Officer


Dr.Alwin Thilak Christopher

MD (Geriatrics)