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Dr. Shivaram HR

Dr. Shivaram HR

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine

General Physician


19 Years Experience Overall

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Dr. Shivaram H R is a doctor in J P Nagar Phase 7, Bangalore and has an experience of 16 years in this field. Dr. Shivaram H R practices at Viveks Multispeciality Clinic & Diagnostics in JP Nagar 7 Phase, Bangalore. He completed MBBS from RGUHS in 2001, MD from RGUHS in 2003 and FIPC (Cardiology) in 2012. He worked as a medical consultant with world health organization for 6 years, he also worked as a general physician in Apollo Hospital. Published more than 20 articles in international and national journals

Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore

Mantri Residency Clinic

Mantri Residency, Landmark: Opposite to Meenakshi Temple, Bangalore

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Mon - Sat

05:45 - 06:00


Common questions & answers

Q: Who is General Physician?

A: A general physician (GP) is a medical doctor who specializes in non-surgical healthcare to adults. A general physician treats many diseases that affect the body, whose primary treatment does not require surgery. General physicians treat all conditions related to the cardiovascular, respiratory, neurological, haematological, endocrine, and gastrointestinal systems. Some GPs can specialize in any one of the systems listed above.

Q: What are the education qualifications for a General Physician?

A: General physicians are also referred to as primary care physicians. A general physician needs to complete a medical residency for primary care practice after graduating from medical school. The pre-requisites for residency are a bachelor’s degree based on sciences, minimum GPA, medical school, and basic medical training. The candidate should be committed to spend 3 years in residency.

Q: For which symptoms should one consult a General Physician?

A: A general physician is usually the primary contact for any health issue. A general physician treats you for cardiovascular, respiratory, muscle-bone, neurological, gastrointestinal, and endocrine related health issues that can be treated without surgical intervention. So, if you have any symptoms related to any of these systems, you can consult a general physician.

Q: Do General Physicians provide home consultations?

A: General physicians or practitioners provide routine healthcare like physical examinations and immunizations, and treat a host of medical conditions. They usually have regular, ongoing, long-term patients and provide medical care to patients of different age groups. Providing home consultations is a choice that the general practitioner has to make. General check-ups or routine examinations may be provided at home.

Q: Can a General Physician perform surgery?

A: No, a general physician mainly provides non-surgical treatment for a number of health conditions, illnesses, and injuries. A general surgeon and not a general physician performs surgeries. General physicians specialize in primary care and build long-term relationships with the patients. The treatment provided by physicians revolves around basic medication, physical therapy, and other non-surgical techniques to treat various conditions


Awards and Recognitions

Presented Papers In International Lung Conference Held At Paris,france - 2013
Presented Papers in International Lung Conference held at Barcelona(Spain) - 2014
Published Papers In International And National Journals - 2012


MBBS - Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India, 2001
MD - General Medicine - Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India, 2006


Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Internation union for lung and chest diseases


2009 - 2014 Medical Consultant at World Health Organisation
2012 - 2015 General Physician at Apollo


62996 Karnataka Medical Council, 2002

Trainings and Certifications

FIPC - Indian Medical Association, 2012
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