Department Details :
Department of Anatomy is developed when Dr. Vithalrao Vikhe Patil Medical College is well established under the long term and prosperous distant vision of Dr Vithalrao Vikhe Patil Foundation in Aug. 2004 after fulfilment of all norms and guidelines prescribed by the Medical Council of India. Being a basic science subject it is the first department required and developed accordingly under the eminent guideline and capacity of our previous Heads of department Dr. M. S. Farooqui sir (From 3/08/2004 to 3/01/2005) and Dr. B. R. Zambare sir (From 4/01/2005 to 6/11/2016). Under their tremendous efforts and excellence guidelines department reached to such a competent level to give basic knowledge of anatomy. Presently department is developing under the leadership of Dr. Pawar Sudhir E. (From 7.11.2016 to till date). Being newly established in early budding phase department established and shifted from one building to other as per need of new development, but later on stabilized and developed to its full extent in Medical College Block II on ground floor, with a special feature that Dissection hall is isolated from the main building (so that minimum disturbance of formalin to rest of departments and faculties). Now every year department is gradually upgraded with the help of experienced faculty so that advanced updated knowledge will be available. Initially main focus was on undergraduates (100 intake Capacity till 2010). Later on undergraduate’s intake capacity increased to 150 since 2011-12. Now recently college get permission for 200 intake capacity by NMC after doing proper inspection. Meanwhile the department developed keeping in mind postgraduate as well as PhD students. Being a basic science subject we know the need of anatomy knowledge not only to medical students but also to paramedical faculty students from Physiotherapy, General and Post basic Nursing. Keeping in mind we have developed all required things in our department. Now we are providing teaching to 200 medical students. 50 Physiotherapy students, 100 General nursing and 50 Post Basic Nursing students. Till now 4 students have awarded PhD from our department which is affiliated to MUHS. Now we are confident that we can provide sound knowledge platform to all kind of students with a maximum depth of concepts with well-experienced faculty members and good quality infrastructure.
“To inculcate the sound knowledge and confidence of anatomy to all students and to promote application of anatomy in clinical experience.”
*To make Anatomy more easier and interesting from its tedious and complex present
Existence by teaching topic-wise knowledge and skills
*To impact research oriented teaching along with regular text teaching on the
*To involve students as well as teachers for more number of projects and research
*To nurture the minds of students for all competitive examinations globally.
*To develop more comfortable and easier online teaching platform for both students
and teaching staff to face any Pandemic situations.
*To broaden and fasten the body donation awareness among all age groups of
people in society by giving continuous counselling and using various other social
*To develop due respect towards the cadavers by applying AETCOM modules (1.1&1.5)
*In the present era of CBME and student centric education to motivate students by Early Clinical Exposure (ECE), Self-Directed Learning (SDL) and Integrated Teaching(IT)
*To educate the student to function as an efficient and competent physician
*To develop academically more stronger to make them competent concern with slow learners