Early detection of these diseases allows for early treatment, thus Reducing or eliminating the effects of the disease.

We offer newborn screening tests for 

  • Thyroid disease

  • Congenital adrenal hyperplasia

  • Biotinidase deficiency

  • Galactose

  • Phenylketonuria

  • Glucose-6-Phosphate (G6PD) deficiency

    (With just a drop of blood ie Dried Blood Sample)

Speciality tests in Biochemistry department:

Therapeutic drugs monitoring

Tumour markers


Haemoglobin variants and Newborn screening on DBS ( Dried blood sample), Maternal screening for DOWNS syndrome.

My Profile :

MD Biochemist with vast experience in Clinical Biochemistry. Lead and Technical assessor for  NABL. Expertise in Laboratory Quality Control, Immunology and Newborn diseases.

Specialty tests in Hematology & Clinical pathology

CD4/CD8 counts by flow cytometry

HLA-B27 by flowcytometry

All body fluids analysis, pap smear

Small, medium, and large biopsies for reporting routine specimens

oncopathology work , Immunohistochemistry

PROCEDURES Frozen section Fine needle aspiration cytology

Newer addition-

Liquid-based cytology for gynac and non-gynac smears



Dr Anil M,

MD Biochemist with vast experience in Clinical Biochemistry
Lead and Technical assessor for NABL
Expertise in Laboratory Quality Control, Immunology and
Newborn diseases

Dr Priti Maste,

MD (Microbiology) Trained in NABL Internal Audit ISO 15189:2012
Experienced in Molecular Biology, Bacteriology, Immunology, Immunofluorescence, Antimicrobial Stewardship, Hospital  Infection Control Practices, CSSD Practices
Special Tests: CBNAAT; BIOFIRE Film Array Testing;
Immunofluorescence; HLA Typing;  Viral Loads; TB PCR; ELISA

Dr Suvarna Pai,

MD in pathology in the year 2010
Areas of expertise Laboratory hematology, clinical pathology and cytopathology
Additional training – coagulation and flowcytometry
Also trained in ISO 15189, 2012; instrumental in lab’s NABL accreditation and continuation till date

Dr Rajeshwari

Dr Rajeshwari S Handigund (Bableshwar) MBBS DCP CIC FASCP*
Authorised signatory for Haematology and Clinical pathology.*Rich experience of 22 years in haematopathology.* An expert gifted hand for bone marrow aspiration and Trephine biopsy procedure. Performed more that 4000 cases
Trained in Haemophilia workshop(2012) at Christian Medical
College (CMC) Vellore.* Life member of Indian Society of Haematology and Transfusion Medicine(ISHTM) and IAPM- Karnataka chapter.