MD - General Medicine, MBBS
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Dr.Vasugi, MBBS., MD., (General Medicine) having sixteen years of experience, at various multi-specialty hospital in Tamilnadu. Completed MBBS, in 2002 at Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, MD (General Medicine) in 2007 at Sri Ramachandra University Chennai.Passion of providing quality care to patient.
Old Number 86A, New Number 161, Ist Floor, Sree Sabari Complex, Santhome High Road, R.A.Puram, Landmark: Near Ayyapan Temple , Chennai
Mon - Sat
11:00 - 01:00
04:00 - 07:30
I was recently a patient for uric acid and leg pain. The care that I received was unexpected. The entire Doctor's and hospital staff were extremely caring and professional.
Thank you for working on weekends particularly on a Sunday when no other doctor seems to be available!
Doctors here are very experienced and hear to all issues politely.. They are patient and give practical solutions. All doctors are very qualified and consult for reputed institutions, a very inspiring team..
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