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Dr. Arpandev Bhattacharyya

Dr. Arpandev Bhattacharyya

Dr. Arpandev Bhattacharyya

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MBBS, MD - Medicine, DNB - General Medicine, MRCP (UK), DM - Endocrinology, FRCP

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Diabetologist

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Endocrinologist

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28 Years Experience Overall  (28 years as specialist)

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Dr. Arpandev Bhattacharyya is Consultant Endocrinologist at Manipal Hospital, Professor of Endocrinology JJM Medical College (Rajiv Gandhi University), Director of Shiva Jyoti, dedicated set up for treatment and research in Diabetes and Endocrinology. He secured honors in six subjects in MBBS. He completed MD and DNB in Internal Medicine and DM in Endocrinology from PGI, Chandigarh. In UK after getting MRCP, he completed the five-year program CCST with dual accreditation in Internal Medicine and Diabetes-Endocrinology. Dr. Arpan has pioneered the Fellowship programme in Diabetes and Endocrinology with Manipal Academy of Higher Education to train post-MD physician. He has more than 120 publications in various national and international Journals, he has produced guidelines/protocols in hospital management of Diabetes, Diabetes management after CABG/Cardiac Surgery, Diabetes management after Acute Myocardial Infarction, Endocrine management after Pituitary surgery, glycaemic management in Pregnancy. He has produced patient information booklets on Diabetes, Thyroid, and Endocrinology in English, Hindi, Bengali, Kannada, Telegu, Tamil, and Malayalam. His keen interest in patient education in the field of Diabetes and Endocrinology.He was awarded FRCP -Edinburgh (2016) and he is currently international examiner for MRCP.

Old Airport Road, Bangalore

Manipal Hospital

3.5

98, Kodihalli, Landmark: HAL Bus Stop, Bangalore

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+ 16

Mon, Thu

09:30 - 03:00

Tue - Wed, Fri - Sat

12:00 - 01:00

850
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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

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Honours in Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Community Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Eye & ENT
Senior Class Assistant in Anatomy
Secured First Position in First Prof. MB BS, Second Prof. MB BS, Third Prof. MB BS
University Silver Medal for First Position in MB BS as a whole
Associate College tutor (Royal Albert Edward Infirmary, Wigan), Royal College of Physician, London

Education

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MBBS - North Bengal Medical College and Hospital, Siliguri, 1985
MD - Medicine - POSTGRADUATE INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL EDUCATION AND RESEARCH, CHANDIGARH, 1989
DNB - General Medicine - National Board Of Examination, 1992

Memberships

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Endocrine Society of India
British Diabetic Association
Society of Endocrinology, UK
Member of Association of Physician, Karnataka
Research Society for Study of Diabetes in India

Registrations

106657 Karnataka Medical Council, 2014

Trainings and Certifications

CCST - Diabetes & Endocrinology - UK, 2001
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