MBBS, MD - General Medicine
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Dr Thomas George is one amongst the senior most Medical Consultants with 40 years of rich experience & handled various medical emergencies currently working as Medical Director in Chennai Medical Centre, Nesapakkam ,West KK nagar. He is also working as the senior most Medical Consultant in Vijaya Hospital Vadapalani , Chennai
Number 51, Thiruvalluvar Salai, Nesapakkam, West K.K. Nagar, Landmark: Opposite To Bharat Petrol Bunk, Chennai
Mon - Sat
08:00 - 04:45
05:00 - 07:00
08:00 - 09:00
Dr Thomas George was very patient, heard all issues and gave proper insight to the stated issue.While I live outside Chennai, did video based consultation with the Dr Thomas George. Dr was forth coming & very pointed in his diagnosis.. Would highly recommend & refer friends.
I had an issue in my right Leg and got treated for Cellulitis. Doctor treated me perfectly well and perfect.
*** ****** ****** ** *** ** *** **** ****** * **** ***. Once we go meet him with any health issues. Dr. Thomas George diagnosis it so well and he would tell you I feel this would be the problem and the test would also be almost similar. Our complete family meets him for almost 23 years for any health issues and we all feel that once we meet Dr. George we are on safe hands. Since he would diagnose and would prescribe the correct medicine for Ur ailment. I really feel great that we have met such an excellent Doctor. God bless Dr.George for his efficient service.
We took a initial treatment from Chennai medical center, after which we have admitted in Vijaya hospital.
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