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Dr. SS Kumar

Dr. SS Kumar

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine

Internal Medicine


General Physician


39 Years Experience Overall  (39 years as specialist)

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Dr. SS Kumar is a physician with more than a decade of teaching experience and three plus decades of clinical experience.Your confidence helps me heal you better.Published paper in API journal

Seshadripuram, Bangalore

Apollo Hospitals


New Number 1, Old Number 28, Platform Road, Landmark: Near Mantri Mall, Bangalore

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Common questions & answers

Q: Can an internal medicine specialist treat children?

A: Internal medicine is a field of medical practise which involves the treatment of adults and deals with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases in adults.

Q: Is an internist and internal medicine specialist the same?

A: Internal medicine specialists primarily treat adults and in rare cases treat children. An internal medicine specialist with combined pediatric training, however, can treat children.

Q: What type of education do you need to become internal medicine specialist?

A: Not all internal medicine specialists perform surgery except a trained specialist who has additional qualification and training in specific surgical procedures.

Q: What kind of treatment does the internal medicine specialist give?

A: Yes. Internal medicine specialists are the same as internists.

Q: When should I see an internal medicine specialist?

A: Yes. Internal medicine has a number of specialties, such as: 1. Haematology 2. Allergy and immunology 3. Cardiovascular disease 4. Gastroenterology 5. Oncology 6. Nephrology 7. Rheumatology 8. Pulmonary diseases

Awards and Recognitions

• Awarded I prize in Preventive and Social Medicine at JIPMER ( - 1974
• Certificate of merit for Meritorious Service towards Patient Care at JIPMER. - 1976


MBBS - Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, 1974
MD - General Medicine - Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, 1979


Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Association of Physicians of India
Secretery of clinical society of St. Marthas Hospitals


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1976 - 1979 Junior resident at JIPMER
1979 - 1980 Senior resident at JIPMER
1983 - 1984 Locum Senior House Officer , Medicine at Carmarthen and Dudley Hospitals
1984 - 1984 Senior House Officer at Southmead Hospital
1980 - 1985 Assistant Professor , Medicine at St.Johns Medical College and Hospital


24730 Karnataka Medical Council, 1986
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