Departments & Faculty

Department of Audiology

The Department of Audiology at the clinical unit is well equipped with the state of the art facilities for the assessment and the management of Hearing and Balance disorders. Routine assessments like the Pure Tone Audiometry, Hearing Aid Trial and Hearing aid Optimization are carried out in sound treated rooms.

Physiological and electrophysiological tests like the Immittance Audiometry, Oto Acoustic Emission, Auditory Brainstem Response, Electro Cochleo Graphy are also carried out regularly.Vestibular Evoked Myogenic Potentials (VEMP) is the test used to assess the vestibular system along with the VOG and other subjective tests

Tests to assess the higher order auditory function like the Cortical Auditory Potentials,Mismatch Negativity, P300 are carried out.

Faculty

Ranjith Rajeswaran
Professor
Principal & Managing Director
Saranyaa G
Associate Professor
Deepika J
Asst. Prof.
Pachaiappan C
Asst. Prof.
Dhulase Krithega
Asst. Prof.
Sanjeev M R
Asst. Prof.
Raja Suman
Asst. Prof.
Siva. G
Asst. Prof.
Jennifer R
Clinical Supervisor
Srividya
Clinical Supervisor
Mathew Nishanth A
Clinical Supervisor
Cherukuri Ramyasri
Clinical Supervisor

Department of Speech Language Pathology

MERF Institute of Speech and Hearing (P) Ltd., Speech Department is rendering services for individuals with speech and language difficulties. The speech and language clinic offers services for all ages with communication difficulty. We work throughout the week from Monday to Saturday from 8.30a.m to 4.30p.m. The clinic provides diagnostics and therapeutic services for these individuals. During the initial visit, an in-depth speech and language assessment is carried out. After the diagnostic assessment is completed, patient will be enrolled for therapeutic program on appointment basis. We are equipped with the most advanced state-of- art testing equipment and sophisticated software to provide customized treatment to every patient. We offer individual and group speech and language therapy.

AmirthaVarshini M J
Vice Principal/ Professor
Dr. Aravind Kannan
Professor
Maria J
Asst. Prof.
Tanika Mahato
Asst. Prof.
Divya S
Asst. Prof.
Rishabha Priya S
Asst. Prof.
Sangeetha G
Asst. Prof.
Parul Pankaj Kajalia
Clinical Supervisor
Samyuktha N
Clinical Supervisor
Jaya Lakshmi PB
Clinical Supervisor
Anusha Rao S
Clinical Supervisor
Patricia Nixon
Clinical Supervisor

Department of Otorhinolaryngoglogy (ENT), Head & Neck Surgery

Madras ENT Research Foundation prides itself as a leading centre of research in the country and has Academic Affiliations to National and State Institutions.

Madras ENT Research Foundation is a renowned teaching institution and over the years has created and moulded leading Otolaryngologists all over the country and overseas.

The institution is constantly striving to upgrade its facilities and services and aided by the Madras ENT Research Foundation charitable trust, makes every effort to see that its services reach every section of the society.

Faculty of ENT, Head & Neck Surgery:

Prof.Dr. Mohan Kameswaran
Managing Director / Professor
DSc., Ms., FRCS, FICS, MAMS, DLO
Prof.Dr.R.S.Anand Kumar
Academic Director / Professor
Ms., MAMS., DLO.,
Dr.Sathiya Murali
Professor
DNB, DLO, MNAMS
Dr.Kiran Natarajan

Professor

DNB, DLO, MNAMS
Dr.S.Raghunandhan
Professor
MS, DNB, MRCS Ed, DOHNS Eng, FRCS Ed, MNAMS, MCh, PhD Fellowship in Neurotology, Auditory Implants & Skull-Base Surgery (UK)
Dr.P.Vijay Krishnan

Professor

DNB, DLO, MNAMS
Dr.S.Sudha Maheswari
Professor
DNB, MNAMS
Dr.Sarrath Rathnaraj
Professor
MS (ENT)

Faculty of Statistics & Research Methodology:

Dr. B. Krishna Prashanth
Professor
Mr. Vaithianathan
Professor

Faculty of Psychology:

Mrs. Radha Mohanakrishnan
Professor

Faculty of Pediatrics:

Dr.G.Prabhakaran
Professor
Dr. Nandhu Radhakrishnan
PhD., CCC-SLP, USA
Adjunct Professor, MERF Institute of Speech and Hearing (P) Ltd., Associate Professor, Communication Science and Disorders, Kansas State University, Kansas Founder and CEO, VASEE, PLLC