Ente Keralam

  Nothing excites us at TREAT as much as the sight of doctors doing creative work outside their main domain, which informs and enriches their day jobs as well. Rakesh Ramesh, surgical oncologist and multimedia artist brings a unique sensibility to his art. A keen eye makes even his abstracts stand out with quirky details. Life and life forms populate his work- an undercurrent of positivity is omnipresent in his art. A prolific painter, Rakesh has explored different milieu, landscapes and life forms. Keeping with these digital times, his recent foray into art has been on his I-pad. In this issue, we bring you a set where his inspiration is...

What They don’t Teach You in Medical School

There are many, many things they don’t teach you in medical school which are essential to life after medical college. Things like the travails of the stock market; when, where and how much to invest; when to make career moves like shifting to another country. Imagine during internship, there was a two week posting wherein interns could get to know how to work in different countries- the licensing exams, the expected salary structure, the problems and so on. That would be fun. But unfortunately, this article is not about any of that. Its about another matter which is not taught in medical school- communication. Not the communication of...

Teacher’s day- Circl...

Teacher’s day- Circle of Love I saw something the other day, It made me stop in my sway. The door was open, I walked in Not realizing I would behold a vision. There was my senior professor, Bent over some old foot on the bed Carefully paring away a corn With love, with care.. i understood....

WHY SO SERIOUS???

As the AIPG forms are out, we at ALTERDOCTORS have one question to ask : WHY SO SERIOUS??? Presenting to you a sneak preview of the trailers of a NEEEEEET experience. hitting computer labs near you this December. A legend will rise amongst us who will use theatricality and deception to conquer the darkness. His weapons are multiple ranging from Mudiths to Ashishs to Kalams as he ROAMS with them in hope of eternal glory ACROSS the other side of life as a medico. Presenting to you , a MAD MED MEN version of NEEEET trailer through the characters of DARK KNIGHT.                   Disclaimers:...

SKINTILLATING May31

SKINTILLATING

SKINTILLATING : A review of  SKIN-a biography Don’t judge a book by its cover- in this case I would ask you to disregard the advice, the textured jacket evoking the sense of touch is just an apt covering for a full bodied book on the largest organ of the human body. For us, coming from a...