1. Incharge, Health Center
Dr. Sunil Kumar Gupta, M.D.( PGIMER, Chd)
2. Medical Officer
Dr. Harpreet Kaur
3. Medical Officer ( Dental)
Dr. Pawan Sharma
4. Medical Officer ( Ayurvedic)
Dr. Dinesh Sharma
The University Health Center provides medical help, consultation and facilities to all students, teaching and non- teaching employees, their dependants; and the retired persons. Ayurvedic Dispensary opened by the Punjab Govt. also exists in the Health Center premises. The facilities available in the Center include Fully Computerized well equipped clinical lab tests, ECG, Digital X- Ray, OPG, BMD scan, Mammography, Ultrasound, Color Doppler, TMT, Spirometry, Digital EEG, Minor Operation Theater, indoor, emergency and Ambulance services. Dental treatment facilities such as Dental Extractions, Apicoectomy, Periodontal Flap Surgeries, Surgical Removal of Impacted Teeth, Root Canal Treatment Pulpotomy, Pulpectomy, Temporary filling, Permanent filling, Dental X-rays, Ortho- Pantomogram , Scaling /Polishing, Gum curettage, are also available.
The Health Center is adequately assisted by paramedical and other supporting staff. Health Center also contributes and assists various Teaching Departments such as Departments of Sports Medicine & Physiotherapy, Physical Education, Microbiology, Bio-Technology, Pharmaceutical Sciences in the academic as well as research activities and programmes. Health Center also deputes its staff for tournaments being organized on the Campus by the Department of Physical Education (Allied Teaching). It has full-fledged well equipped Physiotherapy Center, which provides physiotherapy services to university patients including sports persons. Health Center remains open for 24 hours even on Sundays, gazette and declared Holidays; and one Pharmacist and one Attendant are deputed round the clock. Health Center has also set up a Medical Room in the Girl’s Hostels and Staff Nurse remains available there during night. Health Center has also started Medical services in the Regional Campus, Sathiala and a Pharmacist has been deputed there to provide medical help to the students and the employees in case of emergency.
A counseling centre has been set up in the University Health Centre to help the students and the university patients to deal with the stress management problems, anxiety disorders, depression and mood problems, exam phobia, work related and life related problems, low self esteem, social anxiety and other psychiatric/neurological problems (including use of drugs among young students). In order to provide the appropriate treatment and counseling, Medical Specialist Dr. J.P.S Bhatia (M.D Psychiatry) and his team of professionals shall be available in the University Health Centre thrice a week (i.e. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday) between 4:00 p.m to 6:00 p.m.