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Dr. Karthik. S.M

Dr. Karthik. S.M

MBBS, DNB - General Medicine, DAA - Diploma in Allergy Asthma and Immunology

Internal Medicine

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Allergist/Immunologist

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13 Years Experience Overall  (7 years as specialist)

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Dr. Karthik. S.M is a leading general physician with clinical experience in diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases. His specialization lies in management of infections in specific sub groups like diabetes,asthma and other immunocompromised states. Hypertension is a silent killer and a very important risk factor for heart, brain and kidney disease. Dr. Karthik's area of expertise lies in diagnosis and management of essential hypertension and patients with prolonged fevers of undetermined origin. He is currently associated with NH Narayana Multi Specialty Hospital (Bangalore) and takes a great pride in the work he does. He is also a member of Indian Medical Association.

HSR Layout, Bangalore

Carefit Medical and Diagnostic Centre

5.0

207A, 17th Cross Road, 22nd A Main, Sector 3, Landmark: Opposite Reliance Digital, HSR, Bangalore

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+ 6

Mon - Sat

04:00 - 08:00

600

Common questions & answers

Q: Can an internal medicine specialist treat children?

A: Internal medicine is a field of medical practise which involves the treatment of adults and deals with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases in adults.

Q: Is an internist and internal medicine specialist the same?

A: Internal medicine specialists primarily treat adults and in rare cases treat children. An internal medicine specialist with combined pediatric training, however, can treat children.

Q: What type of education do you need to become internal medicine specialist?

A: Not all internal medicine specialists perform surgery except a trained specialist who has additional qualification and training in specific surgical procedures.

Q: What kind of treatment does the internal medicine specialist give?

A: Yes. Internal medicine specialists are the same as internists.

Q: When should I see an internal medicine specialist?

A: Yes. Internal medicine has a number of specialties, such as: 1. Haematology 2. Allergy and immunology 3. Cardiovascular disease 4. Gastroenterology 5. Oncology 6. Nephrology 7. Rheumatology 8. Pulmonary diseases

Awards and Recognitions

Chairmans Award for year 2016-17 - 2016

Education

MBBS - Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India, 2007
DNB - General Medicine - National Board Of Examination, 2013
DAA - Diploma in Allergy Asthma and Immunology - Christian Medical College & Hospital, Vellore, 2016

Memberships

Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Allergy Asthma Network of India
Endocrine Society

Experience

2018 - 2018 Consultant Physician, Allergist and Diabetologist at Narayana Health
2018 - 2018 Doctor at Care.fit Medical and Diagnostic Centre

Registrations

80713 Karnataka Medical Council, 2008

Trainings and Certifications

PGDDM - Middlesex University(UK), 2017
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