Interview with our topper Dr Rakesh Kela
Dr. Rakesh Kela did his MBBS from Shenyang Medical College, China and joined
DAMS MCI-Golden Point High Yield Course Regd no DL10151
He has cleared the MCI Screening Exam
DAMS: Congratulation on securing a top rank in MCI Screening. What is the secret of your success in this exam?
Dr.Rakesh Kela: BLESSING OF GOD, PARENTS SUPPORT AND OBVIOUSLY CONTINUOES GUIDING OF DAMS. (DAMS PLAYED KEYROLE).
DAMS: How did your parents, family and friends contribute to your success?
Dr.Rakesh Kela: MY PARENTS & MY FAMILY MEMBERS WERE TOTALLY INVOLVED AND HELPING MY EACH & EVERY STEP OF MY PREPARATION
DAMS: Who influenced you?
Dr.Rakesh Kela: MY DAD AND SPECIALLY DR. SUMER SIR WHILE MY PREPARATION. EVERY TIME WHEN I WAS DOWN, THEY WERE THE ONE WHO BOOST ME UP ALL THE TIME.
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.Rakesh Kela: BEFORE JOINING DAMS I WAS TOTALLY BLIND AND NOT HAVING IDEA ABOUT EXAM AND YOU CAN SEE MY RESULT. MY ALL CREDIT GOES TO DAMS.
DAMS: Which notes did you read for the theory part?
Dr.Rakesh Kela: MAINLY DAMS CLASS NOTES, DAMS-GOLDEN POINTS & DAMS SUBJECTWISE & COMBINED TESTS NOTHING ELSE.
DAMS: Which books did you read for MCQ revision? Which revision books were the most productive and which were least?
Dr.Rakesh Kela: I HAVE GONE THROUGH THE PREVIOUS YEAR QUESTIONS. A PART (1944- 2004) OF ALL INDIA QUES. PHARMA-GOVIND RAI GARG, PATHO–SPARSH GUPTA ALSO REVISED DAMS TEST PAPERS.
DAMS: How important you think was DAMS in your preparation?
Dr.Rakesh Kela: DAMS IS DAMMM…… GOOD. DAMS HAS GIVEN CLEAR IDEA ABOUT EXAM WHICH IS THE MOST IMP. STEP FOR THE EXAM. WHILE PREPARATION THEY HAVE GUIDED VERY NICELY WHAT TO READ AND WHAT NOT TO READ. I JUST WANT TO SAY BECAUSE OF DAMS I COULD CLEAR MY EXAM.
DAMS: What do you think is the batter way of preparation between selective, intensive and wide, extensive study? What did you choose as your style of studying?
Dr.Rakesh Kela: SELECTIVE STUDY BUT REVISION, REVISION & REVISION AS MANY TIMES AS I CAN.
DAMS: Which subjects did you focus on?
Dr.Rakesh Kela: ALL SHORT SUBJECTS AND LIKE RADIO, ORTHO, PSYCHIATRY, SKIN, FMT, ANESTHESIA, PHARMA, PATHO, OPTHALMOLOGY, SPM.
DAMS: What was your strategy for the exam day? How many questions did you attempt and why?
Dr.Rakesh Kela: POSITIVE ATTITUDE (AS I WAS GUIDED BY DAMS) & RELAX. (AS IT WAS TOLD BY DR.SUMER SIR) NO HURRIES. I ATTEMPTED ALL QUESTIONS. I USE LAYRING MEDHOD – 1ST LAYER THE ONE WHICH I KNOW 100%, 2ND LAYER WHICH I WAS CONFUSED BETWEEN TWO OPTIONS & 3RD LAYER THE ONE WHICH I DON’T KNOW ANYTHING.
DAMS: What do you want to specialize in, why and where?
Dr.Rakesh Kela: I WANT TO BECOME RADIOLOGIST FROM AIIMS BECAUSE IT IS ON THE TOP & ALSO ONE OF THE MOST DIFFICULT TO GET THIS SEAT.
MOST APPRECIATED VERY RARE DR. WHO ARE KNOWN AS GOOD RADIOLOGIST. JUST WANT TO BE LIKE DR. SUMER SIR. (A FAMOUS & SUCCESSFUL DOCTOR).