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Dr. Sheetal Reddy Desai

Dr. Sheetal Reddy Desai

Dr. Sheetal Reddy Desai

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MD - General Medicine, MBBS, Fellowship in Gastroenterology

Internal Medicine

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General Physician

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7 Years Experience Overall  (7 years as specialist)

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Dr Sheetal Reddy Desai is Consultant Physician specialty - Diabetology and Medical Gastroenterology

HSR Layout, Bangalore

Apollo Clinic

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54, First Floor, 12th Main Road, Landmark: Behind HSR BDA Complex, Bangalore

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11:00 - 01:00

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Bellandur, Bangalore

Nelivigi Multispeciality Hospital

449/434/09 ,Bellandur Doddakannelli Road, Outer Ring Road, Landmark: Behind Kanti Sweets, Bangalore

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04:00 - 06:00

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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

MD - General Medicine - B M Patil Medical College Bijapur, 2013
MBBS - Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India, 2009
Fellowship in Gastroenterology - BGS Global Hospital Kengeri Bengaluru , 2017

Memberships

SGEI

Experience

2010 - 2018 Consultant at Care & Cure clinic

Registrations

82870 Karnataka Medical Council, 2009

Trainings and Certifications

Fellowship in Diabetology(Royal Liverpool Academy, UK) - Medvarsity accredited to Royal Liverpool Academy UK , 2015
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