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Dr. Nagaraj S

Dr. Nagaraj S

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, Fellowship in Diabetology(Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA)

Diabetologist

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General Physician

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24 Years Experience Overall  (3 years as specialist)

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Dr. Nagaraj is a Physician and Diabetologist. Worked in various Medical Colleges and hospitals for the past 21 years. Currently he is practicing in J P Nagar.

JP Nagar 7 Phase, Bangalore

Infilife Multispeciality Centre

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854, 10th Cross, RBI Layout, Landmark: Near Puttenahalli Big Bazar & Behind LENSKART showroom, Bangalore

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Mon - Sat

10:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 07:30

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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.

Education

MBBS - Karnataka University, India, 1995
MD - General Medicine - Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, 2001
Fellowship in Diabetology(Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA) - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2017

Memberships

Association of Physicians of India
Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India (RSSDI)

Experience

2002 - 2007 Assistant Professor at Dr. B. R Ambedkar Medical College
2007 - 2013 Chief Medical Officer at Air India Ltd.

Registrations

41723 Karnataka Medical Council, 1995

Trainings and Certifications

Post Graduate Diploma in Diabetology (PGDD)(Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA) - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2016
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