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Dr.K.V.Lokesh
Consultant & HOD
Department Of Emergency Medicine

Dr K.V.Lokesh

MBBS, DipEM(RCGP-UK) MCEM (CEM-UK), FEM (RCGP-UK)

Consultant & HOD – Department Of Emergency Medicine

 

Dr Lokesh has over 10 years of experience in Emergency Medicine. He has worked with different institutions of Apollo group in his career.

 

 

 

Experience

  • He has expertise in all areas of emergency medicine with all the emergency procedures and critical care medicine. He is in charge of the Emergency department, Pre-hospital care services, Ambulance services, Hospital Disaster Management plan at Apollo hospitals, Mysore.
  • He is a Coordinator for DEM (diploma in Emergency Medicine), courses at Apollo BGS Hospitals Bangalore in collaboration with RCGP-UK since 2011.
  • He has been trained and certified as the instructor from AHA (American heart association) for training BLS, ACLS and PALS, also certified ATLS provider and certified in Trauma management and ultrasound workshops.
  • He is the chief faculty and coordinator in First Aid training for Students, Corporate staff & Public. He regularly conducts awareness programs on emergency services, ambulance services and importance of golden hour to the public.
  • In Emergency Department: He is confident in the management of polytrauma cases, cardiac emergencies, neurosurgical emergencies, neurological emergencies and pediatric emergencies. I am also experienced to deal with medico-legal cases. He is proficient in performing procedures independently such as Temporary Transcutaneous Pacemaker use, Central Line Insertion, (jugular, subclavian and femoral), Endotracheal intubation and Intercostals drainage tube insertion. Also I am well versed in handling ventilators, cardiac monitors and defibrillators.

Specialty Interest

  • Emergency Procedures
  • Emergency medicine training
  • Point of care ultrasound
  • Trauma Management
  • Cardiovascular Emergencies
  • Pre hospital Care management
  • Leadership Development & Administration in ER
  • Airway management
  • Conscious sedation for short emergency procedures.

Research & Publications

Conferences Attended
  • EMCON- November 2008 10th annual international conference of emergency physicians held at Salem, India
  • Completed internal counselor Programme on NABH Standards conducted by Quality Council of India in Oct 2010
  • Attended Sixth Annual Refresher Course in July 2010 conducted by Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine, Chennai branch.
  • Participated in Apollo Pulmoctriticare in June 2010 conducted by Critical Care Forum, Mysore Chapter. EMCON- November 2012 14th annual international conference of emergency physicians held at New Delhi, India.