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Dr. Agilan M Doraiswamy

Dr. Agilan M Doraiswamy

Dr. Agilan M Doraiswamy

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MBBS, Fellowship in Diabetology, Diploma in Cardiology

Allopath

Cardiologist

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General Physician

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17 Years Experience Overall  (4 years as specialist)

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Work experience and achievements: 2001-2002- Internship clinical rotations at various city Urban Hospitals- Victoria Hospital, Bowring and Lady Curzon Hospital, Minto Eye Hospital, Vanivilas Children’s and Women’s Hospital, Rajiv Gandhi Institute Of Chest Disease and in various rural primary health centres around Bangalore. 2002-2005 Casualty Medical Officer (CMO) at Sri Rama Hospital, Bangalore, at the emergency casualty after initial six month of training period) managed independently for 3 years. 2002 – started GP Clinic –Eshwari Clinic Primary Family Health Clinic. 2002- 2005- Resident Duty Doctor At Mediscope General Hospital with predominant ward work as Senior House Officer (SHO). 2004-2006- Served as the Authorised Medical Officer For Indian Space And Research Organization (ISRO), Department Of Space, Central Government of India. 2005-2006- 6 months experience as Sho and experience in managing Trauma and emergency at the casualty and ward in Hosmat a speciality Orthopaedic Referral Hospital. 2009-2011:- Two Year Training through distance education at the IMA College Of General Practitioners and Postgraduate Institute Of Medicine (PGIM), Colombo, Srilanka and qualified in 2011 with Diploma in Family Medicine. 2010- 2013:- To continue medical education and gain speciality skills joined postgraduate resident trainee at St. Martha’s Hospital with structured clinical training in Family Medicine- with rotational clinical training in the department of Internal Medicine for 10 months, department of Paediatrics for six months, department of preventive and social medicine for six months in dots- RNTCP and community health, department of psychiatry for three months, department of general surgery for two month, department of OB & G for two months, department of Ophthalmology, Otorhinology, Dermatology, Emergency, Clinical Laboratory, for one month each for five months, department of anaesthesia and radiology and one year part time in ultrasonography department, and a thesis dissertation titled- “Study Of BMI In Type 2 Diabetes Patients Less Than 50 Years Admitted To St. Martha’s Hospital.”, under the guidance of Dr. Indira Ramaiah, hod, Department of Internal Medicine At St. Martha’s Hospital In Bangalore, submitted to the National Board Of Examinations, New Delhi. 2010-2011:- One Year training in Ultrasonographay at Annamalai University and directorate of distance education with a successful qualification of postgraduate diploma in ultrasonography and two years hands on training at St. Martha’s Hospital, Bangalore. 2011-2012:- Fellowship of MMA-CGP, by qualifying examinations after one year of structured training. 2011-2012:- 0ne year structured training for MRCGP examinations, under Dr Alka Ganesh, ex- hod, department of medicine, CMC, Vellore Medical College and Hospital And Subsequent pass in the qualifying exams in may 2014- membership of the Royal College Of General Practitioners, South Asia, International (MRCGP [INT]). 2010-2012:- Two year training in diabetology at Annamalai university and directorate of distance education with a Masters In Health Science In Diabetology. 2012:- One year training at the Global Institute Of Health Sciences At Baroda, through distance education and a dissertation was submitted on “Study Of Peak Expiratory Flow In Children 6-16 Years To Construct a Normogram. “ – An observational study of a population of 960 school going native children, which was undertaken under the guidance of Dr. Narasimhappa, consultant Paediatrician, department of paediatrics at St. Martha’s Hospital in Bangalore and qualified for the diploma in Biostatistics and research methodology(DBRM). 2011-2012:- Worked on a GP Clinic based knowledge, attitude and practice observational study titled “Perception Of Childhood Asthma Amongst Mothers Attending A Primary Care Clinic In Urban Bangalore” under the guidance of Dr. Narasimhappa consultant Paediatrician, department of Paediatrics at St. Martha’s Hospital in Bangalore. 2011- 2012:- Worked on a study titled “A Clinical Study Of Dengue Fever In Children, Admitted In A Tertiary Care Hospital In Bangalore”, a retrospective study of five year admissions at St. Martha’s Hospital, under the guidance of Dr. Narasimhappa, consultant paediatrician, department of paediatrics at St. Martha’s hospital in Bangalore. 2013- DCH/ IPCC, through distance education at Westmead University, Sydney And Apollo Hospital, India 2013 passed two year fellowship certificate in diabetology from IMA-CGP, Hyderabad 2013- Joined two year clinical training at Narayana Hridayalaya- M S Ramaih Memorial Hospital A Premier speciality Cardiac Care Hospital and post graduate institution affiliated to the Indira Gandhi National Open University School Of Health Sciences for qualifying for the Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Cardiology (PGDCC) in 2015 2015- Clinical experience of working till date as a general practitioner with the practice audit having significant majority of patients in the Paediatric and Adolescent age group.Co- Curricular Activities: Life Member of Indian Medical Association(IMA), College Of General Practice, Royal College of General practice, Family Physicians Association(FPA) of Bangalore affiliated to Federation Of Family Physicians’ Association Of India (FFPAI), Academy Of Family Physician Of India (AFPI), Global Partner Of Wonca, World Family Medicine Body. Member of Cardiologist Society of India (CSI), Bangalore chapter, Indian Association Of Clinical Cardiologist (IACC), Indian College of Cardiologists, Indian Academy Of Echocardiography. National Vice - President of Alumni of Annamalai Diabetologist Alumni Association Formerly the Member Board Of Directors Lions Club, North Bangalore 2014-2015 Skills:Outpatient and inpatient care and management, Intensive Care Management, Diabetes Research And Management, Paediatric Care, Non Invasive Cardiology- ECG, Echocariography, TMT, ACLS/BCLS provider.IV Line, Arterial Line, CVP Catheterization, HD Catheterization, Endotracheal Intubation, Minor Surgical Procedures and Allied Surgical Care Counselling, team work and personal management.Awards And Felicitations: Receipent of “Rajiv Gandhi Gold Medal Award” Chennai 2012, for an outstanding service rendered for health, education and social contribution. Receipient of “Rashtriya Chikitsak Ratan” Award, New Delhi, 2013, in recognition of outstanding contribution in the primary healthcare as a doctorMission statementHumanitarian service empowered through knowledge, ethical practice and delivering affordable primary evidence based medical care, resolving more and referring less.

KR Puram, Bangalore

Indianova Heart Centre

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Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a diabetologist?

A: Diabetologist is an endocrinologist doctor who has specialized training in metabolic disorders to treat patients with diabetes and its complications.

Q: When do I need to see a dibetologist?

A: When a person with diabetes is suffering from recurring low blood sugar or having very high blood sugar, which can not be managed with the care of a general physician then one should go to a diabetologist. When there is a family history of diabetes or when one notices symptoms like repeated infections, wounda that dont heal, excessive thirst or hunger, one should see a diabetologist.

Q: Are diabetologists and dieticians the same?

A: A diabetologist helps patients to control high blood sugar with dietary changes and medication. However, a dietician is a specialist who is trained to plan your diet depending upon your health and nutritional requirements to manage and achieve your health goals.

Q: Should I go to a diabetologist for weight loss?

A: A diabetologist can help to manage low or high blood sugar levels but is not specialized for weight loss therapy.

Q: Can a diabetologist treat diabetes insipidus?

A: No, diabetologist is trained to diagnose and treat diabetes mellitus, but he can not treat diabetes inspires.

Awards and Recognitions

Rashtriya Chikiitsak Ratan Award - 2014
Rajiv Gandhi Gold Medal - 2013

Education

MBBS - Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore, 2002
Fellowship in Diabetology - University Of Sydney, 2013
Diploma in Cardiology - Narayana Hrudayalaya- M S Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore, 2015

Memberships

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Indian Medical Association (IMA)
(FPA) Family Physicians Association, Bangalore
Academy of Family Physicians of India
Indian Association of Echocardiography
Cardiological Society of India (CSI)

Experience

2002 - 2015 Consultant Physician at INDIANOVA HEART CENTER ( A Unit of Indianova Healthcare Pvt. Ltd)
2002 - 2018 Consultant Physician, Diabetologist and Noninvasive Cardiologist at INDIANOVA HEART CENTER

Registrations

62403 Karnataka Medical Council, 2002

Trainings and Certifications

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DNB - National Board Of Examination, 2013
DCH - Children's Hospital Westmead, Sydney , Australia, 2010
PGDHSc- Ultrasonography - Annamalai Universtiy, 2011
FCGP - College of General Practitioner, IMA, 2012
MHSc in Diabetology - Annamalai Universtiy, 2014
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