9 Years Experience Overall (5 years as specialist)
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Dr. Mahesh. D.M has a special interest in type 1 Diabetes, Diabetic Foot, Obesity, Thyroid & Pituitary Disorders, along with keen interest in service, education, and research in the various Endocrine Disorders. Have more than 30 publications in various National and International Journals.
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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.
"Best Community Services carried out during the DM tenure” at the 13th A.V. Gandhi Award for Excellence in Endocrinology - 2015
1st PRIZE for the ORAL PRESENTATION titled “The study of pregnant women with diabetes and screening for a panel of ten MODY (maturity onset diabetes of the young) genes utilizing Next Generation Sequencing” in the 2014 ESICON held at PGIMER, Chandigarh. - 2014
Awarded the First Runner-up position in the Grand Finale of the national Torrent Young Scholar Award (TYSA) Endocrine-2013 held on September 8th, 2013 at Torrent Research Centre, Ahmedabad. - 2013
1. Received 2nd PRIZE for the POSTER titled “Hypoglycemia unawareness in Type-1 Diabetes Mellitus” in the 2014 ESICON held at PGIMER, Chandigarh. - 2014
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MBBS - Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore, 2002
MD - General Medicine - Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla, 2010
DM - Endocrinology - Christian Medical College & Hospital, Vellore, 2014
Indian Medical Association (IMA)
2014 - 2015 Asst. Professor at Dept Of Endocrinology, CMC [ Christian Meidcal College]
2011 - 2014 Senior Registrar at ept Of Endocrinology,, CMC [ Christian Meidcal College]
2010 - 2011 Senior Residen at Dept Of Endocrinology, JIPMER