Dr Merwyn Fernandes

Associate Professor

Department of Radiodiagnosis & Imaging


    Merwyn Fernandes teaches MBBS and postgraduate students. He assists neuro and vascular interventions in cath lab. He moderates seminars and Journal clubs.


Subject Semester / Year
Imaging of Spine MBBS seventh semester


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
FRCR (UK) Clinical Radiology Royal College of Radiologist, London, UK . 2023
DNB (Diplomate of National board) Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore 2010
DMRD (Diploma in Medical Radiodiagnosis) Father Muller Medical College, Mangalore 2008
MBBS Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum 2003


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC, Mangalore Associate Professor 09/03/2016 - till date
KMC, Mangalore Assistant Professor 2011 - 08/03/2016
KMC, Mangalore Senior Resident 2010-2011
KMC, Mangalore Senior Resident 2008-2010
FMMC, Mangalore Resident 2006-2008
KMC, Mangalore Tutor 2005-2005

Role of colour doppler sonography of thyroid in the differential diagnosis of thyrotoxicosis

Dr. Merwyn Fernandes Vijayasekaran V

Dr.Vijayasekaran V


Area of Interest

General Radiology , Foetal Medicine, Gastro radiology , Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Interventional Radiology

Area of Expertise

Cross Sectional Imaging

Area of Research

Magnetic Resonance Imaging in the Early Detection of Alzheimer’s Disease.

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Member of Radiological Society of North America, 2009.
  • Member of Indian Radiological Imaging Association (IRIA), 2010.
  • Member of Indian College of Radiology and Imaging (ICRI), 2013.
  • Student member of European Society of Radiology (ESR), 2009.

Hepatobiliary ascariasis

2009-01-01 Navinchandra M Kishan A B.

Congenital tuberculosis- diagnostic dilemma

2013-01-01 Mahale AR.

Silent Sinus Syndrome- A Blowout Fracture

Chanabasappa Chavadi Swetha Kory Ajith Mahale

Mimic journal of Case Reports, Vol. 4, No. 1, Jan-June 2014 Abstract: JOURNAL OF CASE REPORTS 2014; 4(1):64-67

Early Detection of Alzheimer’s Disease,Using Image Processing on MRI Scan

Chetan Patil Mathura G Dr Anand Venugopal Dr B. Unnikrishnan

Ajit Mahale| Mithun Shekar| Sonali Ullal| Merwyn Fernandes, Sonali Prabhu | Keerthiraj Bele Role of Susceptibility Weighted Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Neurological Diagnosis 2021

Ajit R Mahale| Pallavi Rao| Sonali Ullal| Merwyn Fernandes, Sonali D Prabhu Computed Tomography and Cephalometric Evaluation of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome 2021.

G.R.Rodrigues| MV Rao, M.Fernandes| T.Mendonca | Diabetes and vision loss . 2020

Seetharama B Rao | Pooja K, Suresh | Merwyn Fernandes, Laxman G Prabhu | Saraswathy Sreeram| Rajendra Annappa Diagnostic dilemma of a thumb swelling:An unpropitious turn of events 2020

Ajit Mahale | Shaloo Choudhary | Sonali Ullal | Merwyn Fernandes | Sonali Prabhu . Post contrast Fluid-Attenuated Inversion Recovery (FLAIR) Sequence MR Imaging in Detecting Intracranial Pathology" – Radiology Research and Practice 2020

Ajit Mahale | SairamMaruvaneni | Ashvini Kumar | Sonali Ullal | Merwyn Fernandes . Role of Diffusion Weighted Imaging in Differentiating Benign from Pathological Vertebral Collapse using ADC Values 2019

N.A.Mahale | A.Devi,A | Mahale, S.Ullal | M.Fernandes | S.Prabhu Ultrasonic assessment of gestational age by measurement of fetal kidney length in third trimester 2019

Utility of magnetic resonance imaging image processing in early detection of Alzheimer’s disease,Miss Madhumita N , case control study of sample size of 100, study done on patients referred to neurology and psychiatry at KMC Hospital,Ambedkar circle Circle for clinical finding suggestive of Alzheimer’s disease.