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Dr. Vasantha Kumar

Dr. Vasantha Kumar

MBBS, MD - General Medicine

General Physician

25 Years Experience Overall

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Dr. Vasantha Kumar is a Diabetologist and General Physician in Anna Nagar, Chennai and has an experience of 25 years in these fields. Dr. Vasantha Kumar practices at Shreya Clinic in Anna Nagar, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Thiruvenalli Medical College in 1995,MD - General Medicine from Chengalpattu Medical College in 2016 and Diploma in Diabetes from Medvarsity and Royal Liverpool Academy in 2019. He is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA) and Indian Chest Society. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Allergy Testing,Chest Disease Treatment,Asthama,Thyroid Disorder and Balance Exercises etc.

Anna Nagar, Chennai

Shreya Clinic

AG-9, Shanthi Colony, Landmark: Opposite Waves Showroom, Chennai

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Mon - Sat

09:00 - 03:45
04:00 - 05:30

Sun

09:00 - 07:00

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Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a diabetologist?

A: Diabetologist is an endocrinologist doctor who has specialized training in metabolic disorders to treat patients with diabetes and its complications.

Q: When do I need to see a dibetologist?

A: When a person with diabetes is suffering from recurring low blood sugar or having very high blood sugar, which can not be managed with the care of a general physician then one should go to a diabetologist. When there is a family history of diabetes or when one notices symptoms like repeated infections, wounda that dont heal, excessive thirst or hunger, one should see a diabetologist.

Q: Are diabetologists and dieticians the same?

A: A diabetologist helps patients to control high blood sugar with dietary changes and medication. However, a dietician is a specialist who is trained to plan your diet depending upon your health and nutritional requirements to manage and achieve your health goals.

Q: Should I go to a diabetologist for weight loss?

A: A diabetologist can help to manage low or high blood sugar levels but is not specialized for weight loss therapy.

Q: Can a diabetologist treat diabetes insipidus?

A: No, diabetologist is trained to diagnose and treat diabetes mellitus, but he can not treat diabetes inspires.

Specializations

Awards and Recognitions

FACCP By Kerala Chest Society - 2001

Education

MBBS - Thiruvenalli Medical College, 1995
MD - General Medicine - Chengalpattu Medical College, 2016

Memberships

Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Indian Chest Society

Experience

2003 - Present Owner at Shreya Clinic

Registrations

56288 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 1995

Trainings and Certifications

Diploma in Diabetes - Medvarsity and Royal Liverpool Academy, 2019
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