Dr Dinesha is a Professor in the Department of Medicine, KMC Manipal. He teaches General Medicine to under-graduate medical students of MBBS and post-graduates of General Medicine.


    • Trains faculty and UG, PG students in research
    • Guides and helps with PG dissertation of Medical and Allied Health Sciences postgraduates
    • Heads Medicine Unit A
    • Heads diabetic clinic at Govt Wenlock Hospital


Subject Semester / Year
General Medicine (MBBS) 3rd - 9th Semester
General Medicine (Post Graduates) 1st - 3rd year


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
PGDHSc (Diploma in Diabetes) Diabetes Annamalai University, Tamilnadu 2005
MD (Doctor of Medicine) General Medicine Mysore Medical College 1990
MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) Karnataka Medical College, Hubli 1985


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC, Mangalore Professor of General Medicine Unit chief December 2012 – till date
KMC, Mangalore Additional Professor of General Medicine Unit chief July 2012 - November 2012
KMC, Mangalore Associate Professor of General Medicine UG & PG Teaching July 2007- June 2012
Father Muller Charitable Institution Associate Professor UG and PG Teaching March 1999 - June 2007
Father Muller Charitable Institution Assistant Professor UG and PG Teaching March 1994 - Feb 1999
Mysore Medical College Resident UG and PG Teaching Feb 1987 - Dec 1990


Area of Interest

Diabetes and Health education

Area of Expertise

Medical Education, Diabetes

Area of Research

HIV, Non Communicable Diseases

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Member of the RSSDI
  • Member of the API
  • Member of the IMA.

HIV in Females: A Clinico‑epidemiological Study

Mahesha Padyana Raghavendra V Bhat Alam Nawaz

Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care, April 2013 : Volume 2 : Issue 2-page 149-152.

HIV Tuberculosis-A Study of Chest X-Ray Patterns in Relation to CD4 count

Mahesha Padyana Raghavendra V Bhat Alam Nawaz

North American Journal of Medical sciences. May 2012-Volume 4, Issue 5-page 221-225..

Reversal Central obesity fllowing low caloric diet.

J P Alva Balachandra Joakim

RSSDI oct 2002 , page 89.

Pesudallecheriasis- A rare Fungal Infection of Brain and Lungs.

Roshan Kavitha R Dinesh C S Jayaprakash C V Raghuveer

JAPI – May 2001-volume 49- page 574- 575