Speciality : KIMS Cancer Care
Designation : Consultant Pain and Palliative Medicine
Date and time : Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs & Friday 2:00 pm – 4:40 pmBook Appointment
Dr. Biju Raghavan, has more than 13 years of experience in the medical field, of which 7 years have been in his dedicated to his specialized area of Pain & Palliative Medicine. Having completed his MBBS from Calicut Medical College in 1997, he pursued his Post Graduate Diploma in Pain & Palliative Medicine from the Amrita Viswa Vidyapeetham University at Kochi in 2006. He has also undergone a Certificate Course in Pain & Palliative Medicine (CCPPM) from Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi. He has served at various palliative care centers including Alpha Pain Clinic and Palliative hospital at Thrissur, Lisie Hospital & Sunrise Hospital at Kochi, Alzheimer’s’ and Related Disorders Society at Kochi, AIMS at Kochi, KIMS at Trivandrum and is also associated with Palliam India which is based at Trivandrum.
His areas of expertise are
- Providing Symptom Control, Emotional Support and motivation to patient undergoing treatment for serious illness (eg. Cancer)
- Providing end of life care focussinf on the special needs of terminally ill patients to maintain a comfortable and dignified life till the end
- Providing pain relief to cancer and non cancer patients experiencing chronic pain