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Dr. Nidhi Nayak

Dr. Nidhi Nayak

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DNB - Family Medicine, MBBS


General Physician


4 Years Experience Overall

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Dr. Nidhi Nayak, has completed her MBBS from Bidar Institute of Medical Sciences, a government institute, in the year 2013. She has completed her DNB in Family Medicine, from St. Philomena's Hospital, Bangalore, one of the top 10 institutions within India for Family Medicine training, in the year 2018. Dr. Nidhi has special interests in management of infectious diseases, chronic conditions such as management of Diabetes, Hypertension, Thyroid disorders, and nutritional and lifestyle disorders. Since Family Medicine is a wholesome branch, she believes in treating the family as a whole, with an individualized and friendly approach. Dr. Nidhi loves to teach, read, blog, sing and spend time with near and dear ones in her free time. Reach out to her for an in depth understanding of your illnesses and concerns. She also practices at other well known healthcare systems in Bangalore. She is fluent in English, Kannada, Hindi and Konkani.

Jayanagar 3 Block, Bangalore

Carefit Medical And Diagnostic Centre

Site Number 330, Municipal Number 1, 10th A Main, Bangalore

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Mon - Sat

08:00 - 12:00

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Basavanagudi, Bangalore

Apollo Clinic


Number 99 , Bull Temple Road, Gaviopuram Extension, Landmark: Next to Ramakrishna Ashram, Bangalore

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Mon - Sat

06:00 - 08:00

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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



DNB - Family Medicine - St. Philomena's Hospital Bangalore, 2018
MBBS - Bidar Institute of Medical Sciences, 2013


KMC 99373 Karnataka Medical Council, 2013
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