Dr. M. Mukhayprana Prabhu

Professor & Head of the Dept.

Department of Medicine


    Dr M Mukhayprana Prabhu is Professor and Unit head in the Department of Medicine. Also He is the coordinator for Maastricht University Medical student exchange programme.


    • Teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.
    • Attends ICU and ward patients.
    • Teaches junior residents and supervises junior consultants.
    • Provides OPD services.


Subject Semester / Year
Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MD Internal Medicine JJM Medical College, Davanagere 1998
MBBS Govt Medical College, Mysore 1993


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC, Manipal Head of the department 01-06-2024 To Till Date
KMC, Manipal Professor and Unit Head 2010 till date
KMC, Manipal Associate Professor 2004 to 2010
Govt Hospital, Udupi Associate Professor and Unit head 2005
KMC, Manipal Assistant Professor 2000 to 2004
MCOMS, Pokhara, Nepal Lecturer


Area of Interest

Bedside teaching, OSCE

Area of Research

SLE, ITP, Diabetes, Hypertension,Clinical lipidology

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life Member of Association of Physicians of India, 2000.
  • Life Member of Indian Medical Association (IMA), 2002.
  • Life Member of Critical care society of India, 2006.
  • Member of American association of clinical endocrinology, 2010.
  • Member American College of Physicians since 2015

Necrotizing fasciitis- Case report

2013-01-12 Prabhu MM

BMJ South Asia Minerva

Unusual neurological complication of typhoid fever

2004-01-01 Prabhu MM

Calicut Medical Journal

Efficacy and tolerability of glucosamine-chondroitin sulphate-methyl sulfonyl methane (MSM) in osteoarthritis of knee in Indian Patients

2004-10-11 Vidyasagar S Prabhu MM Shashikiran U Adiga S Rao SK Adiga S Bairy I Jayaprakash B

Iranian Journal of Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Clinical profile of type-2 diabetes mellitus and body mass index- Is there any correlation

2004-01-01 Prabhu MM

Calicut Medical Journal

Chemical pleurodesis using powdered tetracycline tablet for recurrent pneumothorax

2004-01-01 Prabhu MM Mishra P Subish P Malhotra A Sharma A Upadhyay DK

J Nepal Med Assoc

Diabetes in the elderly

2004-01-01 Prabhu MM

Internet Journal of Geriatrics and Gerontology

Recent trends in the management of pulmonary hypertension clinical review

2005-01-01 Prabhu MM

Iranian Journal of Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Unusual presentation of tropical pyomyositis

2005-01-01 Vidyasagar S Abhishek M Shashikiran U Kudva A Prabhu MM

Med Journal of Malaysia

Vomiting due to inhaled ipratropium

2005-01-01 Prabhu MM

Journal of Pharmacy practice and research

Rozrolimupab, a mixture of 25 recombinant human monoclonal RhD antibodies, in the treatment of primary immune thrombocytopenia

01/11/2012 M.Mukhyaprana Prabhu

BLOOD JOURNAL- NOVEMBER 2012 (volume120)

New saviour for an old problem: Omecamtiv mecarbil for systolic heart failure

March 2021 Manuru Mukhyaprana Prabhu Padma Kumar

Journal of the Royal College of Physicians Edinburgh

Scrub typhus in Southern India: are we doing enough?

June 16, 2010 Mukhyaprana Prabhu Vishwanath Sathyanarayanan Abdul Razak

Tropical Doctor, SAGE Journals

Efficacy and tolerability of fixed-dose combination of simvastatin plus ezetimibe in patients with primary hypercholesterolemia: Results of a multicentric trial from India

August 2007 MukhyapranaPrabhu

Journal of Clinical Lipidology

Therapeutic dimensions of ACE inhibitors- A review of literature and clinical trials

01-12-2005 M.Prabhu

Kathmandu University Medical Journal

Hepatic dysfunction I in enteric fever

2005-01-01 Dr Sumith Bhatia

APACHE - scoring in sepsis unknown origin, leptospirosis and Malaria

2006-01-01 Dr KS Nataraj

Hyperglycemia as prognostic marker in sepsis

2007-01-01 Dr Hanumanth Rao

Pulmonary hypertension in chronic kidney disease

2008-01-01 Dr Suman Karanth

Eosinopenia as severe sepsis

2009-01-01 Dr Jumana Hussain

Cardiac dysfunction in sepsis

2010-01-01 Dr Suresh Kumar

Hs CRP in acute coronary syndrome

2011-01-01 Dr Shiny

Vitamin D deficiency in COPD

2014-01-01 Dr Sanketh Shah

D dimer and fibrinogen in acute coronary syndrome

2014-01-01 Dr Jagadish Madi Reddy

Thyroxin dose calculation in post radio Iodine ablation patients

2014-01-01 Vasudev Shenoy

Clostridium difficile toxin detection by ELISA and culture in hospitalized patients

2014-01-01 Vasudev Shenoy

Drug interactions in hospitalized elderly patients admitted with chronic illness

2014-01-01 Ramanath