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Dr. Satish Babu K. N

Dr. Satish Babu K. N

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, MRCP (UK)

Endocrinologist

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23 Years Experience Overall  (19 years as specialist)

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Dr. Satish Babu is one of the leading Endocrinologist in Bangalore. He has done his Medical degree from Government Medical College, Bellary (now Vijayanagar Institute of Medical Sciences) and MD (General Medicine) from Bangalore Medical College, Bangalore. Following this, he has worked in world renowned Hospitals like Cambridge University Hospital, Cambridge, Kings College Hospital, London and Guy's & St Thomas Hospital, London. His Endocrine five years fellowship was from these reputed Institutions. He was Consultant Endocrinologist at Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK, before moving back to Bangalore. He currently heads the Department of Endocrinology at BGS Global Hospital, Bangalore. He along with like-minded specialists has formed a consultation clinic "White Lotus Health Care Center" in JP Nagar, Bangalore. He is also a visiting Consultant at Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Medical Sciences, Whitefield, Bangalore and Cloud Nine hospitals, Bangalore.This doctor is also Practicing in Kangaroo Care Women & Child Hospital.

Vijayanagar, Bangalore

Kangaroo Care Women & Children Hospital

4.5

89, 17th Cross, MC Layout, Landmark: Near Balagangadharnath Swamy Metro Station, Bangalore

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03:45 - 05:00

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Vasanthnagar, Bangalore

SPARSH Hospital

5.0

146, Infantry Road, Landmark: Opposite Police Commissioners Office, Bangalore

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Tue, Fri

10:00 - 03:00

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Yeshwanthpur, Bangalore

SPARSH Hospital

5.0

#4/1, Tumkur Main Road, Yeshwantpur,, Landmark: Next to RNS Motors, Bangalore

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Mon, Wed - Thu, Sat

10:30 - 03:00

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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.

Services

Pituitary disease
Other Endocrine disorders

Specializations

Education

MBBS - Government Medical College , Bellary, 1992
MD - General Medicine - Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore, 1997
MRCP (UK) - Royal Colleges Of Physicians,london, Uk, 2001

Memberships

American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE)
Society of Endocrine, India

Registrations

3329 Karnataka Medical Council, 1992

Trainings and Certifications

CCST - Internal Medicine - King's College, London, Inglaterra, 2007
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