Metgud hospital has been inspired by exceptionally outstanding doctors who have sacrificed and dedicated their entire life for the a noble cause.
Life & Times of Dr. Kamal Kasbekar Metgud
Dr Kamal Kasbekar Metgud was born in Ankola and completed her primary education in Belgaum & Dharwad. Following which she joined Grant Medical College, Bombay in the year 1942 to fulfil her dream of becoming a doctor. She completed MD (OBG) in the year 1950 at Grant Medical College, Bombay. Following which she moved to Edinberg , UK and completed FRCS (OBG) in the year 1958.
- GOVT Service,-District Hospital Belgaum (1955)
- Professor, & HOD-OBG, KIMS Hubli. (1959-64)
She had an ever smiling face and patience and above all intelligence and hard working which attracted inneumerable patients from all over Karnataka .She always did justice to the faith that people had in her. Unfortunately her rein ended on 18th march 1975 at age 57 years. She passed away in a tragic accident at the peak of her carrier, leaving behind a loving husband and many well wishers .