Faculty Details

Dr.V.K.V. Balakrishnan, MS (Ay)
Professor & HOD


Dr Ambili K, MS (Ay)
Associate Professor


Dr. Muhammed Nissam, MS (Ay)
Assistant Professor


Dr. Sneha P K, MS (Ay)
Assistant Professor

  • Objectives
    • To Provide clinical training on the evaluation and management of eye, Ear, Nose, Throat and oral cavity related diseases to the students
    • Provide quality and affordable health care for the public
    • To conduct research activities in the field of Ayurveda.
Vision & Mission
  • Vision
    • Generate sufficient human resource capable of providing effective Ayurvedic management for ailments affecting head and neck regions.


  • Mission
    • To explore and propagate the scope of ayurvedafor the maintenance of health in head and neck region.
    • To provide thorough theoretical and practical knowledge in undergraduate and post graduate level
    • To provide sufficient clinical training to mould successful practitioners.
    • To provide an atmosphere to facilitate research in the field of Salakyatanthra
    • Detailed proposal for super-speciality eye and ENT hospital is submitted for the approval of the government


Non teaching staff

  • Optometrist-  Rusfida k k



  • Contains 309 books that covers different aspects of the subject


Seminar hall

Tutorial hall with sufficient space


Class rooms


Salakyatantra department is flourished with well-equipped OPD which owns modern diagnostic facilities like AB scan, NCT, Audiometry and a fully functional refraction unit with an optometrist. IP Department can manage an average of 60 IP patients per month. Retinal diseases especially Diabetic Retinopathy, CSR, CSME and other ophthalmic conditions like Myopia, Hypermetropia, astigmatism are managed both  as Op & Ip with positive and excellent results. Department has Post graduation and research facilities with a strength of 6 pg seats per year

Clinical as well as theory classes along with hands on training for UG & PG students are made available in this department. Netra kriya kalpas , the pride of Salakyatantra are done on daily basis in the OPD especially Anjanam, sekam, aschyotanam, bidalakam, etc

Clinical classes

Monday- Dr Anjali K R, Assistant Professor

Tuesday- Dr. Balakrishnan  V.K.V, Professor

Wednesday- Dr Ambili K, Associate Professor

Thursday- Dr Ambili K, Associate Professor

Friday - Dr Ambili K, Associate Professor

Saturday - Dr. Prathibha N., Assistant Professor


Monday- Dr. Balakrishnan  V.K.V, Professor

Tuesday- Dr Anjali K R, Assistant Professor

Wednesday- Dr. Prathibha N., Assistant Professor

Thursday- Dr Ambili K, Assciate Professor

Friday - Dr. Balakrishnan  V.K.V, Professor

Saturday - Dr. Prathibha N., Assistant Professor


18 beds in the college hospital are under Salakyatantra department with high bed occupancy

Medical camps

Participates in all the medical camps conducted by the collage hospital


Planning to conduct CME on Diabetic retinopathy by this year



o Faculties undergone training in govt. And university level (IMG training and various certificate courses conducted by KUHS)
o Conduct of examinations (Oral and Practical, Theory evaluation) as internal and external examiners for both ug and pg courses
o Participates in Various Seminars as Resource Persons
o A good collection of charts and models that helps easy learning of the subject
o PG course started with 6 students per year