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Dr. U. Subash Rau

Dr. U. Subash Rau

MBBS, MD - General Medicine

General Physician

26 Years Experience Overall

Medical Registration Verified

97% (38 votes)

Dr. U. Subash Rau is a Doctor in Adyar, Chennai and has an experience of 26 years in this field. Dr. U. Subash Rau practices at DakshinPanacea Health Llp in Adyar, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai in 1994 and MD - General Medicine from Manipal Academy Of Higher Education, Manipal, India in 1998. He is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA),Association of Physicians of India and Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine (ISCCM). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Fever Treatment,Viral Fever Treatment and Health Checkup (General) etc.

Adyar, Chennai

DakshinPanacea Health Llp


25, 3rd Main Road, Kasturibai Nagar, Landmark: Next To PGB 2.0, Chennai

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09:00 - 10:45
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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



MBBS - Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai, 1994
MD - General Medicine - Manipal Academy Of Higher Education, Manipal, India, 1998


Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Association of Physicians of India
Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine (ISCCM)


53814 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 1994
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