Physiology is a branch of Medicine that involves the study of various ways in which human body functions.

Department of Physiology at M.V.J

The department has a well equipped and furnished Haematology, Human / Clinical, Amphibian and Mammalian laboratories for effective demonstrations and undergraduate teaching – learning program. The equipments available include ECG Machine, Perimeters, Computerized and Student Spirometers, Stethographs, Mosso’s and Bicycle ergographs amongst others as prescribed by MCI for MBBS course.

Two demonstration rooms with a seating capacity of 75 students cater to conduct of tutorials and demonstrations. A spacious departmental reference library cum seminar hall is available for discussions and to make scientific deliberations in the department.

A sophisticated Research Laboratory with equipments such as Students’ Biopac, Polyrite and Computerized Spirometer provides clinical services apart from regular departmental research.

Physiology teaching staffs, under the leadership of Dr. Dayananda G, Professor and HOD, are highly dedicated to student teaching – learning activities, knowledgeable and are of the highest ethical standards imparting quality medical education. They share a special interest in medical research.

Faculty List
Name of the staff
Date of Joining
Date of Promotion
Attendance of June 2019
Dr. Dayananda.G MBBS, MD Physiology Professor &HOD 03.10.2017 - 30 days
Dr. V.Pramodh MBBS, MD Physiology Professor / Deputy Medical Superintendent 01.02.2008 01.02.08 Asst. Professor 05.12.11 Asst. Professor to Assoc. Professor 01.01.15: Assoc. Professor to Professor 01.04.15: Professor & Dy Medical Superintendent 30 days
Dr. Bhanu.R MBBS, MD Physiology Associate Professor 13.12.2013 01.10.18 (From Asst. Professor to Assoc. Professor) 30 days
Dr. Akhila.N.R MBBS, MD Physiology Assistant Professor 01.02.2014 - 30 days
Dr. Nalini.V.Mallya MBBS, MD Physiology Assistant Professor 03.12.2018 - 30 days
Dr. Ravikumar.A.J MBBS Tutor 16.10.2006 - 30 days
Mrs. Suchitra.M.N B.Sc, M.Sc Medical Physiology Tutor 01.04.2011 - 29 days