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Dr. K M Prasanna Kumar

Dr. K M Prasanna Kumar

Dr. K M Prasanna Kumar

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DM - Endocrinology

Endocrinologist

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19 Years Experience Overall

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Dr. Prasanna Kumar KM is a General Endocrinologist in Kalyan Nagar, Bangalore. Dr. Prasanna Kumar gives thyroid treatment in bangalore. Dr. Prasanna Kumar KM practices at Bangalore Diabetes Centre at Kalyan Nagar, Bangalore. Dr. Prasanna Kumar KM is known for specialty services in Insulin Treatment. You can book an appointment with Dr. Prasanna Kumar KM on practo.com

HBR Layout, Bangalore

Center For Diabetes & Endocrine Care

4.0

410/A, I Stage, 3rd Block, Kalyanangar Post, Landmark: Near BDA Complex, Bangalore

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Mon - Sat

09:00 - 01:00

750

Common questions & answers

Q: Who is an endocrinologist?

A: An endocrinologist is a medical professional specialized in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of hormone-secreting (endocrine) glands in the human body. He is trained to treat disorders of thyroid, pituitary, pancreas, etc. that produce hormones.

Q: For what symptoms can I consult an endocrinologist?

A: You can meet an endocrinologist if you notice symptoms of hormone-related diseases like sudden weight loss or gain, acne, facial hair in women, infertility, feeling too tired easily, severe hair loss, feeling too cold or too hot, change in voice, etc.

Q: What diseases does an endocrinologist treat?

A: The endocrinologist can treat diseases of like hypo or hyper-thyroidism, reduced or excess insulin production, gigantism, dwarfism, Cushing's syndrome, hypo or hyper-pituitarinism, PCOD, infertility, etc.

Q: What training is needed to be an endocrinologist?

A: An endocrinologist has to take at least 10 years of training, which has 4 years of medical school (MBBS), followed by a residency period of 3 years to gain expertise in treating the patient. They have an additional 2 or 3 years of training in endocrinology (MD or DM).

Q: Can an endocrinologist treat PCOD?

A: An endocrinologist or a reproductive endocrinologist who is specialized in sex hormones can treat and help in managing PCOD.

Specializations

Education

DM - Endocrinology - All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Registrations

KM-14744 Karnataka Medical Council,
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