The K S Hegde Medical Academy, normally referred to as KSHEMA, is a medical college in Deralakatte, near the city of Mangalore. It is supervised through the Nitte education trust, which runs a number of professional colleges in the state of Karnataka. The colleges provide the MBBS program along with post-graduation courses in the broad specialties of medicine and surgery. The Academy is associated with the Nitte University. The college hospital recently opened a super specialty block for Nuclear Medicine, Cardiology, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Paediatric Surgery, Urology, Nephrology, Plastic Surgery, Gastroenterology and Oncology.
4½ year M.B.B.S. course. + 1 year medical internship.
Obstetrics and gynaecology
Seminar Hall, P.G. Block Nithyananda Nagar,
Ks Hegde Medical Academy, Deralakatte