HEALTH & Wellness

Name: Dr. Pinky Sindhu
Department: Health & Wellness
Designation: Medical Officer (Ayurvedic)

Dr. Pinky Sindhu has 11 years of experience and has been serving VDJS since 2016. Her qualifications include BAMS, CGO, CMS & ED (ALLOPATHY). As a health care professional she looks into the physical well-being of students and staff along with hygiene and sanitation in school. Regular medical check-ups and educating students about maintaining healthy practices is a major area of her responsibility. She also looks into the diet and nutritional requirements of the girls. An extremely creative person she loves to unwind by writing poems, drawing and listening to music. Her vision is to ensure sound mental and physical health for all by promoting healthy lifestyle choices.

Name: Dr Riju Vinayak
Department: Health & Wellness
Designation: Physiotherapist

A specialist physiotherapist with 20 years of experience Ms Riju has been serving in VDJS for the last five years. Her qualifications include MPT (Orthopaedics and sports Medicine) and Medicine in Action Program (MIAP). She is well equipped to manage sports injuries and postural correction of children with special needs. Her experience of working as a lecturer in physiotherapy colleges has helped her to demonstrate the treatment modalities to the students and staff. Her endeavour to learn the latest techniques through webinars and workshops coupled with her healing hand helps her to realize her vision of healing everybody.
She takes interest in music, cooking, painting and gardening .

Name: Shilaja Pradeep
Department: Health & Wellness
Designation: Staff Nurse

Ms Shilaja, who has 30 years experience, is the staff nurse in the Wellness Center. She takes care of the indisposed by providing them medicines along with tender care and support. She provides valuable assistance to the RMO during the annual medical check up of the students and staff and the medical fitness test of the new students at the time of admissions. She also escorts patients for outside consultation during emergencies. Maintaining record of the patients is an important part of her duty. A dedicated professional she constantly upgrades her professional skill and wants to offer all possible medical assistance to the girls, in their time of need.

Name: Santosh Devi
Department: Health & Wellness
Designation : Residential Staff Nurse

Ms Santosh who has a GNM Diploma and seven years of experience has been working in VDJS since 2016. Her primary role is to provide tender nursing care to the patients. In addition she maintains the inventory of the ward, takes care of ward linen and equipment and the indent of drugs and medicine & injections to the Patients. She renders all possible help to equip students and staff with knowledge and skills for a healthy school environment.
She enjoys listening to music, watching Cricket and travelling.