Veterinary College and Research Institute, Orathanadu
VETERINARY CLINICAL COMPLEX
Teaching Veterinary Clinical Complex has been established on 22.06.2012 and further was renamed as Veterinary Clinical Complex from the professional year 2017-18 as per the VCI revised regulation of MSVE 2016 (USO No.20131/A1/2018, No.6249/ A1/2018, dated 25.05.2018, office of the Registrar, TANUVAS, Chennai – 51) and functioning with the following objectives:
To render clinical services to the public.
To provide clinical training to the undergraduate, post graduate and internship students.
To provide research facilities to the staff and students.
To provide ambulatory clinical services to the public.
To provide farm and pet animal consultancy to the public.
To organize need based training / awareness programmes for the benefit of the veterinary students and veterinary practitioners.
To impart training to overseas students for enhancing their clinical skills.
Working Days (Monday to Friday)
08.00 AM - 01.00 PM
Saturday, Sunday and All Government Holidays
08.00 AM - 11.30 AM
UNITS FUNCTIONING AT VCC
Veterinary Clinical Complex is providing clinical services covering Medical, Surgical and Gynecological and Obstetrical cases for the farmers of delta region covering Thanjavur, Thiruvarur, Nagapattinam, Pudukkottai and Tiruchirappalli throughout the year.
Post-operative care and intensive care for critically ill patients are also provided in the in-patient facilities available in the premises.
VCC extends ambulatory services for the neighboring village - Orantharayankudikadu from Monday to Friday (8.00 AM– 10.00 AM) throughout the year.
Special Diagnostic Unit
Imaging Unit with advanced diagnostic imaging facilities is being developed in the VCC unit viz., Computerized radiographic system, Portable Colour Doppler ultrasound, Echocardiography, C-arm and Video Endoscopy.
Completely equipped Operation theatre for small and large animals, viz., Gaseous anaethetic machine for small animals, Orthopedic and Ophthalmic equipments.
Veterinary Diagnostic Lab
Clinical lab with the facilities to handle clinical samples and to carry out basic diagnostic works is established in the unit. Further lab is specially equipped with automated biochemical analyzer and automated hematology analyzer.
The pharmacy was upgraded to more storage facilities with air condition. Pharmaceutical drugs, hospital consumables and Vaccines are being handled by pharmacy.
Provides vaccination for pet animals (DHPPiL and ARV) and Large animals (ARV)
Small animal Critical Care Unit
Small animal Critical Care Unit is equipped with vital sign monitor, Doppler BP and Oxygen supply for the critically ill patient.
Dermatology unit is a separate facility available to diagnose and treat various dermatological cases of pet and large animals.
Fees for Treatment
Charges collected at VCC, Veterinary College and Research Institute Orathanadu, Thanjavur (as on June 2022)
Registration fee for small animals
X ray (contrast) per exposure
Registration fee for large, small ruminants and equine
Vaginal exfoliative cytology
Registration for exotic and pet birds
Minor surgery (Aural hematoma) - Small animals
Artificial insemination for cattle and Buffalo
Minor surgery Castration - Small animals
Diagnosis Charges for small animals
Major surgery - small animals
Major surgery - large, small ruminants and equines
Nail clippings for dogs
Hoof trimming for sheep and goat
X ray (Plain) per exposure
Admission fee for Inpatient ward (for large animals)
Rs. 100 per day with an initial deposit of Rs 500
Course offered by VCC
Veterinary Clinical Practice
Veterinary Clinical Practice
Veterinary Clinical Practice
New VCI - MSVE 2016
Veterinary Clinical Practice - I
Veterinary Clinical Practice - II
Internship programmes: B.V.Sc and AH degree students of Madras Veterinary College, Chennai and Veterinary College and Research Institute, Namakkal and Tirunelveli are deputed to this institute regularly for the Internship programme.
Clinical trainings are provided for the students in the OP, Ambulatory and IP sections of the Unit.
Clinical Case presentation for the final year students are being conducted regularly.
EXTENSION AND TRAINING
As part of extension activities mass Contact / Infertility Programmes, Pet Animal Health Camp and Awareness Programme are regularly conducted at VCC, VCRI, Orathanadu.
Hands on training programme to the line department.
Training on Ultrasound examination to the field Veterinarians.
Field level research works are carried out in the Unit utilizing the available facilities.
Post graduate research programe involving clinical cases are being conducted in the respective units.
Follicular dynamics evaluation: Research being carries out to characterize the changes in follicular blood flow of dominant follicle, during true oestrus, and mid-cycle oestrus in crossbred cattle.
Standardization of large animal abdominal ultrasound in gastrointestinal disorders.
Diagnosis and management of recumbent cow.
Diagnosis of infectious diseases in large animals.
Name of the Project
Budget (Rs. in lakhs)
Self-financing scheme on vaccination of animals
Self-financing scheme on large animal Inaptient
Low flow Isoflurane anaesthetic protocol for abdominal surgeries in Buffaloes
Revolving fund financing scheme on vaccination of dogs
TANUVAS-GOI-NADP (2015-2016)-Animal Mobile Medical Ambulance for Rural Veterinary Care in TAMIL NADU
TANUVAS-GOI-NADP Scheme on ?Strengthening of Diagnostic modalities in Teaching Veterinary Hospitals of Tamil Nadu?
TANUVAS-NABARD Scheme- Construction of Large Animal IP (in patient) Referral Hospital and Machinery Equipment by TANUVAS?
FACILITIES available at VCC
Colour Doppler Ultrasound Scanner
X-ray Machine with CR imaging facilities
Boyles Apparatus with precision vapourizers and accessories
Orthopedic Operation theatre
Ophthalmic operating microscope
Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Unit.
Clinical lab facilities - Biochemical auto analyzer and Haematology Analyzer
Downer cow sling unit with accessories
Animal Fork Lift to carry the recumbent animals
Inpatient for large animals
Dr. S. Senthil Kumar, Ph.D.,
Associate Professor and Head
Veterinary Surgery and Radiology
Dr. N. Arun Mozhi, Ph.D.,
Veterinary Gynaecology and Obstetrics
Dr. M. Saravanan, Ph.D.,
Dr. S. Jyoti Priya, Ph.D.,
Dr. K. Kannan, Ph.D.,
Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology
Dr. PK. Ramkumar, M.V.Sc.,
The Associate Professor and Head,
Veterinary Clinical Complex,
Veterinary College and Research Institute, Orathanadu - 614625, Thanjavur.
Phone: +91-4372-234014 | 232100