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Dr. Somnath Mitra

Dr. Somnath Mitra

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine

Allopath

General Physician

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Internal Medicine

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27 Years Experience Overall  (27 years as specialist)

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Dr. Somnath Mitra has completed his M.B.B.S and M.D (General Medicine) from SCB Medical College, Cuttack, Orissa and Trained in Diabetology. Dr. Somnath has an experience more than two decades in the field of Internal Medicine in large Superspeciality, tertiary care and teaching hospitals in India. Dr. Somnath has specialized in the field of Diabetes, Hypertension and Thyroid related problems and has been working since 11 years for Manipal Hospital as a Consultant - Int.Medicine. Dr. Somnath has published many scientific articles in international and national journals and also has presented papers in national conferences.

Old Airport Road, Bangalore

Manipal Hospital

3.5

98, Kodihalli, Landmark: HAL Bus Stop, Bangalore

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+ 16

Mon - Tue

01:00 - 05:00

Wed - Sat

09:00 - 01:00

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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

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Robotic Surgery
hiv counselling
Viral Fever Treatment
Accupunture
Intravenous
Pre and Post operative conditions
Jet Lag Relief

Education

MBBS - Sriram Chandra Bhanj Medical College, Cuttack, 1984
MD - General Medicine - Sriram Chandra Bhanj Medical College, Cuttack, 1991

Memberships

Life Member of Assosiation of Physicians of India

Experience

1991 - Present Doctor at Medha Speciality Centre

Registrations

66980 Karnataka Medical Council, 2003
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