Veterinary Clinical Medicine

  • Year of inception : 1989
  • Bifurcation of department into Clinical and Preventive Medicine: 02.03.1998
  • Year of starting PG course in Veterinary Medicine: January 2002
  • Year of starting PG course in Veterinary Clinical Medicine: 2010
  • No. of successful P.G candidates in Veterinary Medicine : 8
  • No. of successful P.G candidates in Veterinary Clinical Medicine : 1


Veterinary Medicine
 Dr. Abdul Samad1989 – 1991
 Dr. M.S.Ali1991 – 1997
 Dr. L.G.Anantwar1997 – 1998
Clinical Veterinary Medicine
 Dr. A. U. Bhikane09.03.1998 – 20.11.2010
 Dr. D. B. Sarode21.11.2010 – 19.03.2011

Teaching Programmes

Undergraduate Courses of  B.V.Sc. & A.H as per VCI norms
Postgraduate programme with intake capacity of one student per year

Departmental Research 

Agency projects

Sr.No.Title of the ProjectPIFunding AgencyYear
1Efficacy of ferrocom against anaemia in goat.A.U.BhikaneIndian Herbs, Saharanpur (U.P.)2003
2Efficacy of dermanol cream and skin heal spray against dermatomycosis in cattle.A.U.BhikaneIndian Herbs, Saharanpur (U.P.)2005
3Therapeutic efficacy of gutlyte in diarrohea in bovine.A.U.BhikaneIndian Herbs, Saharanpur (U.P.)2007
4Clinical trials of dna rab vaccine in bovine.A.U.BhikaneIndian Immunologicals, Hyderabad,(A.P.)2008
5Effects of metho chelated bestmin gold on health status, production and reproduction parameters in buffaloes.A.U.BhikaneVetcare Pharmaceuticals, Bangalore2008
6Efficacy of herbo-mineral formulation (pre-mast) in prevention and treatment of subclinical mastitis in crossbred cows.A.U.BhikaneRakesh Pharmaceuticals, Kalol, Gandhinagar, (North Gujarat)2009
7Efficacy of polyherbal spray (vetomax) against dermatomycosis in cattle.A.U.BhikaneRakesh Pharmaceuticals, Kalol, Gandhinagar, (North Gujarat)2013

Departmental Projects

 Sr. No.Title of the projectResearch Co-ordinatorYear of startDuration in years
1Clinical and experimental studies on PPR in goats.A.U.Bhikane19942 years
2Epidemiology, clinico-pathology and therapy of babesiosis in cattle.A.U.Bhikane19946 years
3Epidemiological and Clinico-therapeutic studies on osteomalacia in buffaloes.A.U.Bhikane19945 years
4Epidemiological and Clinico-therapeutic studies on haemoglobinuria in buffaloes.A.U.Bhikane19945 years
5Diabetes mellitus in buffaloes.A.U.Bhikane20003 years
6Clinico-therapeutic aspects of hepatitis in cattle.A.U.Bhikane20003 years

M.V.Sc., Projects Completed

Sr. No.Title of the ProjectName of the studentMajor GuideYear
1Diagnostic and therapeutic investigations on dermatophytosis in cattle.Miss. A.A.SatalkarA.U.Bhikane2004
2Diagnosis and herbal therapy of dermatomycosis in cattleMiss. S.H.NamwadA.U.Bhikane2005
3Epidemiological and clinico therapeutic investigations on Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) in goats.Miss. V.S.KarlewadA.U.Bhikane2006
4Evaluation of polyherbal astringent in non-specific diarrhea in bovine.Mr. B.R.DevkateA.U.Bhikane2007
5Evaluation of impact of chelated mineral mixture supplementation on health status of buffaloes.Mr. H.R.GhadageA.U.Bhikane2008
 6Aetiological and clinico-therapeutic investigations on leukoderma in buffaloes.Mr. S.M. GapatA.U.Bhikane2009
 7Aetiology, clinico-pathology and treatment of pica in bovine.Miss.A.S.LengareA.U.Bhikane2010
8Studies on leucoderma in buffaloes with particular reference to its etiology and treatment with methochelated copper.Mr.Y.S.DubeA.U.Bhikane2011
9Therapeutic Management of Babesiosis in Cattle.Mr. R. M. ShindeA.U.Bhikane2013


  • Hospital services- treatment of medical cases presented to TVCSC.
  •  Referral services to animal patients from 4 districts of Marthwada and adjacent Bidar district of Karnataka.
  •  Ambulatory Clinic services-Organization of Animal health camps
  •  Health services to Adopted villages
  •  Diagnostic services- blood, milk, rumen fluid, KFT, LFT, serum mineral analysis, faecal examination, skin scraping examination.
  •  Investigation of outbreaks
  •  Telephonic consultancy services
  •  Personal consultancy services
  •  Organization of seminars/workshops/trainings for technical persons
  •  Organization of farmers trainings/workshop/rallies
  •  Guidance to farmers/LDOs/LSS in trainings/seminars/workshops/rallies.
  •  Organization of health awareness campaigns.

Other  Information

  • Developed teaching material such as lecture notes, practical manuals and question banks for various courses of Clinical Medicine.
  • Number of books authored /booklets /Technical manuals/Souvnirs edited: 19
  • Number of popular articles/ folders published: 149
  • Number of Radio Talks delivered and TV interviews given: 29
  •  Number of livestock shows participated: 42
  •  Number of work camp organized/participated: 281
  •  Number of trainings/workshops/seminars organized for LDOs/LSS/Farmers: 23
  • Department is Coordinating Ambulatory Clinic (since 2000) and adopted village activities (since 2005).
  •  Delivered lectures in 199 farmers rallies/ workshops/ seminars/ trainings and 57 workshops/ seminars/ trainings organized for LDO/ LSS all over the Maharashtra
  •  Coordinated 4 special NSS camps.
  • Awards to students: Eight U. G. students are recipient of VA Sapre Gold Medal for securing highest marks in clinical medicine in Maharashtra Animal and Fishery Sciences University, Nagpur, since inception of this award in 2003.
Sr. No.NameReg. No.Year
1Dr. Santosh Uttam Wakchaure99VU21B2003-2004
2Dr. Md.Touqueer Alam2000VU33B2004-2005
3Dr. Rajendra Yadav2001VU10B2005-2006
4Dr. Sharad Popat Londhe2002VU22B2006-2007
5Dr. Madhuvanti V. Mahajan2003VU03B2007-2008
6Dr. Smita Appasaheb Malgunde2004VU15B2008-2009
7Dr. Anil D Karale2005VU13B2009-2010
8Dr. Ashish A Pawar2006VU19 B2010-2011

Department Faculty

 Dr. Prashant S. Masare


M.V.Sc., Ph.D

Assistant Professor and Sectional Head


Dr. R.K. Jadhav


M.V.Sc., Ph.D

Assistant Professor


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