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Dr. Raveendran S R

Dr. Raveendran S R

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MBBS, MD - Microbiology

General Physician


Special Interest in Diabetology

11 Years Experience Overall

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Dr. Raveendran S R says "Hi, I'm Dr.S.R.Raveendran MD.,D.Diab,C.C.l.C.,F.Р.С.,F.S.M.,PGD.L.M.,C.G.D.M.,C.D.R.,I'm specialized in sexual medicine and diabetologyHappy to have you today.Kindly provide your detail history and answer to my question. So, I can able diagnose and find cause of your issue for appropriate investigation and treat accordingly."

Kodungaiyur, Chennai

S R Clinic

#86, T H Road, Erukkanchery, Landmark: Near Mosque., Chennai

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Mon - Sat

07:45 - 09:30


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


Special Interest in Diabetology

Awards and Recognitions

Best Paper Presentation - 2014


MBBS - Sree Balaji Medical College and Hospital, Chennai, 2009
MD - Microbiology - Sree Balaji Medical College and Hospital, Chennai, 2013


Tamilnadu Medical Council
Indian Medical Association (IMA)


2010 - Present Owner at S R Clinic
2013 - Present Consultant at Begum Shafia N.H.Trust Hospital
2013 - Present Asst. Professor at Madha Medical College & Research Institute


86231 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 2009

Trainings and Certifications

Post Graduate Diploma in Health Sciences - Diabetology - Annamalai University, 2010
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