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Dr. Radhika Kumar - Endocrinologist

Dr. Radhika Kumar

MBBS , MRCP - Internal Medicine , MRCP - Diabetes & Endocrinology

Endocrinologist , Diabetologist , Internal Medicine , 8 Years Experience

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Dr. Radhika V Kumar has a broad range of experience in General diabetes management which

includes,Inpatient and outpatient management of T1DM, T2DM, diabetic
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Daibetes medication

I am 45 and both my parents and all my brothers (3 ) and sister(1) have diabetes, currently I dont have diabetes.I do regular exercise Can you please suggest any preventive medication,so that I can either prolong or prevent occurance of diabetes in future Can I use BGR-34 from CSIR or any other medication.Regards

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Dr. Radhika Kumar answered

You have a strong family history of diabetes, as you are aware you are at risk of developing diabete ... View Answer

Numbness in feet

Hello doctor. Great to have you assisting us. My father is a diabetic patient since 20 years. Hes 60 year old. Since last one year he has developed a problem of numbness in feet. I.e on toes fingers, but in feet area only. That also only when he sleeps. Or else not. He also complains of tingling which irritates and disrupts his sleep. We tried alot of doctors but they just suggest sleeping pills and depression tablets. Can you suggest something good to improve his nerves functionality? These days morning fasting blood sugar is 200+

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Dr. Radhika Kumar answered

His diabetes is not under good control, he also has developed peripheral neuropathy symptoms. There ... View Answer

Measures to prevent sugar

Sir, My father has diabetes. I had a hemoglobin A1c test 2 months ago and score was 5.5. How can I keep proactively diabetes and heart problems on a bay? Is 30 min. jogging daily good or just walking? Shall consumptino of sweets cause sugar and heart problems? Thank You Sunil Kumar

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Dr. Radhika Kumar answered

hi Sunil Based on your HBA1C, you dont have diabetes now, but you are at risk of developing diabetes ... View Answer

Suggestion

Hello Dr. I would like to know that, my mom is suffering from Diabetes. Her Sugar level in PP is coming 200. What are the steps to be followed for controlling the sugar level

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Dr. Radhika Kumar answered

Ideally i need to know more information about her medications and other medical conditions. Please c ... View Answer

Managing sugar

My fasting sugar has been averaging 8.0 for the last few weeks and I am unable to get this down despite the fact I manage a high protein, low carb diet. I am not overweight as well.. I am on Insulin as well.. Is there a holistic approach to reducing my sugars..

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Dr. Radhika Kumar answered

Sugar levels mentioned as 8.0 doesn't seem to be appropriate, whether it is 8 millimoles per liter o ... View Answer

Artery Blockage

I Am a working professional and has a long hours sitting Job. My father has diabetes , BP and cholestrol and went through bypass surgery (with 90% heart blockage). Am an active individual who loves exercising and sometimes running. What measures I have to take to avoid Diabetes or any heart ailment . Should I go for any health checkup ??

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Dr. Radhika Kumar answered

Hi, Since you have family history of diabetes and heart disease, you should go for a regular checkup ... View Answer

Immunity from metformin

Sir I have been using metformin since 8 yrs but slowly it's dosage is increasing in order to control the sugar level. From 500 mg to 3000 mg per day. Should i switch to insulin or any other drug will suffice

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Dr. Radhika Kumar answered

Metformin is a good old drug , the maximum dose permitted is 3000 mg per day. It can be supplemented ... View Answer

Diabetes related

My mother is 57 years old diabetic taking insulin 2 times in a day. is there any treatment for her? Is there any treatment that can stop injection.

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Dr. Radhika Kumar answered

In the last 10 years, we have newer medications and newer type of insulins which have made diabetes ... View Answer

Thyriod and weight

I am suffering from thyroid and weight i do regular walk and excerise but there is no change in the weight kindly help me out on the same

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Dr. Radhika Kumar answered

Do you have hyper or hypothyroidism? If you are on medication, your medication has to be adjusted ac ... View Answer

Weight loss

Hi Doctor, I have hyperthyroidism and irregular periods and i find it difficult to loose weight. I do gym daily for 30-40 min. Can you tell me any effective weight loss tips?

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Dr. Radhika Kumar answered

Need more details like, do you have hypo or hyperthyroidism , for weight loss, your energy expenditu ... View Answer

Koramangala 5 Block

, Bangalore

The Apollo Clinic

Plot Number 51, 5th Block, Landmark : Near Jyothi Nivas College, Bangalore

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TUE, THU, SAT

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

INR 550

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic.There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic. There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

Whitefield

, Bangalore

Cloudnine Hospital

Nagarjuna Sai Signet , 2nd Floor, Plot no.11, Survey No. 88, Whitefield Main Road, Landmark : Opposite Prestige Shantinikethan, Bangalore

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THU

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

INR 500

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic.There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic. There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

Bellandur

, Bangalore

Cloudnine Hospital

Municipal No 1/79/4, Bellandur Village, Varthur Hobli, Bengaluru East Taluk, Bangalore

THU

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

INR 100

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic.There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic. There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

Services

Diabetes - Adults
Pregnancy
Endocrinological Disorders - Thyroid
Ovaries
Adrenal
Pituitary
Adrenal Disorders
Parathyroid Diseases
Swelling Of The Thyroid

Education

MBBS - Tamilnadu Dr.MGR Medical University, 1999

MRCP - Internal Medicine - Royal College Of Physicians Uk, 2005

MRCP - Diabetes & Endocrinology - Royal Colleges Of Physicians (uk), 2007

Awards and Recognitions

Winner of Poster presentation for 'Patient acceptability of televideo clinic for diabetes in the Orkney islands' - NHS Orkney and Grampian- Royal Society of Telemedicine - 2010

Memberships + View all (5) - View less

Diabetes UK

Endocrine Society of India

Society for Endocrinologists, United Kingdom

Association of British clinical Diabetologists, United Kingdom

Endocrine Society, USA

Registrations

105829 Karnataka Medical Council, 2013
62988 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 1999

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