Vythilingam Alagappan, M.B.B.S.

Vythilingam Alagappan, M.B.B.S.

Contact Information

Hope Internal Medicine
498 Collns St.
Avon, NY 14414

Office: (585) 678-6886
Fax: (585) 538-6223


The biographical information for Vythilingam Alagappan, M.B.B.S. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

APNI Gold Medal for essay on "Provision of economical emergency medical services" (National Level) 1987
Indian Medical Association - Essay on "Family Medicine in 2000AD" second prize 1985
Dr. Venkatraman Memorial Gold Medal for All India Oncology Contest 1985
Association of Anatomists of Tamilnadu Award for the state level dissertation competition on Carpus Callusum, awarded First Prize 1983
RD Birla Scholarship* awarded by Rameshwardas Birla Smarah Kosh, Bombay * for being the most outstanding Post Graduate medical studnet at the national level. 1982 - 1983
Dr. MV Bhat Memorial Prize (Pathology, Microbiology, Social & Preventive Medicine) University examinations 1980
Dr. KM Rai's Gold Medal for Radiology, competitive examination of Madras Medical College 1980
The Association of Anatomists of Tamilnadu for State level dissertation competition on Sclero corneal junction 1980
Prof. Brigadier B Ramamoorthi's Gold Medal for the Best Outgoing MMC Hostel Student (based on all University Examinations) 1980
Dr. Govinda Reddy Gold Medal (Pathology & Microbiology) University exams 1979
Dr. Govindarajan Endowment Fund Prinze (Pathology & Microbilology) University examinations 1979
George Smith's Prize for Pathology, competitive examination of Madras Medical College 1979
Short term student fellowship of the Indian Council of Medical Research on Filarial diseases 1979
Government of India National Merit Scholarship throughout MBBS 1976 - 1980
World Health Organisation/International Cystic Fibrosis (Mucoviscidosis) Association - Invitation and participation in Closed Scientific Meeting on Cystic Fibrosis at Nicosia, Cyprus (as one of ten top invitees for the world, myself representing South East Asia)

Recent Journal Articles

Alagappan, V. "Distribution of Cystic Fibrosia". WHO Document HMG/ICF(M)A Nicosia Cyprus. 1985; 85.2.
Mohan, V; Alagappan, V, et. al. "Insulin and C Peptide responses to glucose load in cystic fibrosis". Diabete and Metabolisme. 1985; 11: 376-379.
Alagappan, V; Mohan, V, et. al. "Secondary diabetes due to cystic fibrosis with multi system involvement". J. Assoc Phys India. 1985; 33: 492-494.
Alagappan, V; Thiruvengadam, KV; et al. "Some aspects of filarial disease". Ind Med Gazte. 1984; : 55-58.

Current Appointments

Clinical Assistant Professor - Department of Medicine, Primary Care Physicians (V) (SMD) - Primary


Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine


MRCP (UK) | Internal Medicine | Royal College of Physicians1993
MD | Internal Medicine | India-Madras U, Madras Med Coll1985
MBBS | Medicine | India-Madras U, Madras Med Coll1982

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Internal Medicine at St. Mary s Hospital07/01/1995 - 06/30/1997
Residency in Internal Medicine/Cardiology at University Hospital of South Manchester01/01/1994 - 06/30/1995
Residency in Medicine/Cardiology at Bolton Royal Infirmary02/01/1992 - 06/30/1992
Residency in Internal Medicine Geriatrics at Withington Hospital02/01/1991 - 01/31/1992
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Madras07/01/1982 - 06/30/1985
Residency in Pediatrics at Madras Medical College03/01/1982 - 06/30/1982
Internship in Internal Medicine/Gen Surgery/OBGYN at Madras Medical College02/01/1981 - 01/31/1982