MBBS, MD - General Medicine
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Dr. Vinod Prem Anand is a Doctor in Thiruvanmiyur/Kottivakkam, Chennai and has an experience of 18 years in this field of medicine and diabetes. Dr. Vinod Prem Anand practices at Nalam Medical Centre in Kottivakkam, Chennai,Fortis Malar Hospital in Adyar, Chennai and Apollo Spectra Hospital, MRC Nagar, Chennai. He is a member of Tamilnadu Medical Council. He is a specialist in General Medicine & Critical Care and a super specialist in diabetes
41/42, 53/54, Satyadev Avenue, Landmark: Opposite Somerset Building & Ayyappa Temple, Chennai
Mon - Sat
03:00 - 05:00
I used to consult with Dr. Vinod for more than 7 years whenever i face any health issues. He managed to treat them very well and explain the problem clearly. He had also referred me to few specialists when required.
I got chance to meet Dr.Vinod , they way he treated can't express in words.
Dr. behave friendly, this visit for consulting to my father. he was impressed, mentally he feel perfect at that moment.
I have consulted him twice. On-time consultation was favourable. The treatment was accurate and gave a good result. I am extremely delighted with the overall experience.
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