Interview with our topper Dr. Kanhaiya Agarwal
Dr. Kanhaiya Agarwal did his MBBS from GMC, Nagpur
& joined DAMS Nagpur Regd no
He secured Rank 6 IN DNB Exam
DAMS: Congratulations on securing a good rank. What is the secret of your success in this exam?
Dr.Kanhaiya Agarwal: Regular planned study, Group study, DAMS Notes especially ENT, OPTHAL, PEADIATRICS, RADIO & ORTHO.
DAMS: How did your parents, family and friends contribute to your success?
Dr.Kanhaiya Agarwal: All credit goes to them, 100% cooperation without any disturbance. Haven’t been home since 13 months.
DAMS: Who influenced you to take up Medicine?
DAMS: We appreciate the fact that preparing for an extremely competitive exam must be really challenging. During your preparation, did you ever doubt your ability to succeed in it?
Dr.Kanhaiya Agarwal: It happens especially after grand test results but DAMS GT are one of the best to assess yourself.
DAMS: Which books did you read for the theory part?
Dr.Kanhaiya Agarwal: Mainly explanatory DAMS Notes.
DAMS : Which books did you read for MCQ revision? Which revision books were the most productive and which were least?
Dr.Kanhaiya Agarwal: Arvind Arora Volumes, SARP, Ist & 2nd year were most important & DAMS notes for ENT, Opthal.
DAMS : How important you think was DAMS in your preparation ?
Dr.Kanhaiya Agarwal: It is all about orientation & guidance which is most important & was provided by DAMS.
DAMS: What do you think is the better way of preparation between selective, intensive study and wide, extensive study? What did you choose as your style of studying?
Dr.Kanhaiya Agarwal: Selective, Special important for Ist & IInd year subjects. Minimum time to final year subjects as they are fresh.
DAMS: Indian PG entrances are highly competitive so to compete them students end up in appearing in multiple PG exams , kindly extend your views on this and also their pros and cons of appearing in multiple PG entrances .
Dr.Kanhaiya Agarwal: One should give every exam, as possibility of being selected & getting good rank increases.
DAMS: Which subjects did you focus on?
Dr.Kanhaiya Agarwal: Biochem, Pharma, Micro, SARP, Opthal.
DAMS: What was your strategy for the exam day? How many questions did you attempt and why?
Dr.Kanhaiya Agarwal: As there was no negative marking, attempted all 360. Just be calm, everything goes well.
DAMS: What do you want to specialize in, why and where?
Dr.Kanhaiya Agarwal: Radiology mostly, one of the most vital branch for diagnosis & management aid today.
DAMS: Which teachers in DAMS influenced you most and what do you like about DAMS and would recommend to your juniors?
Dr.Kanhaiya Agarwal: Dr.Sumer Sethi Sir (Radio), Dr. Siddharth Sethi Sir (Peads), Dr. Ruchi Rai Mam (Opthal), Dr. Rajiv Dhawan Sir (ENT), Dr.Anupama Mam (Physio) was Best.
Special Remark Dr.Kanhaiya Agarwal:
DAMS CLASS IS 100 TIMES BETTER THAN OTHERS.