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Dr. Ashish Khattar

Dr. Ashish Khattar

Dr. Ashish Khattar

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine


General Physician


13 Years Experience Overall

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95% (37 votes)

Dr. Ashish Khattar has done his MBBS from Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, Manipal University & MD from Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University. Following this, he has done specialized courses in Diabetes (CCDR & CCGDM – Diabetes in Pregnancy) Recognized from public Health Foundation of India in collaboration with Dr. V Mohan’s Diabetes center. He also did certify course in Thyroid recognized from Chellaram Diabetes Institute and Asia and Oceania Thyroid Association. Following this, he has done one-year diploma in diabetes from UGC Recognized Himalayan University. Dr. Ashish has a special interest in Thyroid, Diabetes and its complications.

Dwarka, Delhi

Venkateshwar Hospital


Sector 18A, Landmark: Opposite Dwarka Sector 12 Metro Station, Delhi

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Mon - Fri

10:00 - 02:00
05:00 - 08:00


10:00 - 02:00
05:00 - 10:00


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 - Kasturba Medical College, 2006
MD - General Medicine - Kasturba Medical College, 2011


34089 Delhi Medical Council, 2007
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