DNB Course

Healthway is a 170 bedded Super speciality, tertiary care hospital with State of the Art infrastructure and structured patient care facilities.

Healthway has now been recognized as a teaching hospital by the National Board of Examinations and will be hosting the course of DNB in Internal medicine, which will commence from the year 2022.                    

DNB Accredited Department: General Medicine

Year of Accreditation: 2022

Accredited course  : 3 years post MBBS, Diplomate of National Board

Course Faculty


  • Dr. Vijay Naik
  • Consultant and HOD Medicine Department
  • Healthway Hospital


  • Dr.Chitralekha Nayak
  • Consultant Medicine
  • Healthway Hospital

Additional Faculty

  • Dr. Oscar Rebello
  • Consultant Medicine
  • Healthway Hospital

Allied In house Super specialties are

  1. Cardiology/ Interventional Cardiology
  2. Neurology
  3. Gastroenterology
  4. Nephrology
  5. Emergency and Critical Care Medicine
  6. Dermatology
  7. Psychiatry
  8. Pulmonary medicine
  9. Endocrinology 

Rotational posting in the above specialities will be as per the standard guidelines laid down by NBEMS 

Academic Curriculum and Thesis protocol will be followed as per the guidelines laid by the National Board of Examinations in medical science ( NBEMS)

  • Academic Curriculum will be inclusive of a Bedside clinic, case presentation
  • Journal Club, Seminars
  • In house lectures
  • Invited guest faculty lectures

Medicine OPD 

  • on all days except Sundays and public holidays
  • Workload 5000 patients/ year approximately

Medicine ward

  • Bed strength- 35
  • Inclusive of 5 ICU beds and 10 general category beds.
  • Workload 1000 patients/ year approximately  

Additional Relevant Infrastructure available

  1. Department of Radiology : with CT/ MRI/ USG/ Doppler / mammography
  2. Department of Pathology & Microbiology
  3. Cath Lab
  4. Skill Lab
  5. Biostatistician
  6. Library: with books in General Medicine as per the guidelines laid by NBEMS
  7. Seminar Room: with AV facilities and internet connectivity
  8. Duty rooms and residential accommodation facilities are available as per the guidelines.