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Dr. Amitabh Khanna

Dr. Amitabh Khanna

Dr. Amitabh Khanna

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MBBS, Diploma in Cardiology

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Diabetologist

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General Physician

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30 Years Experience Overall

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Dr. Amitabh Khanna is the well known name in the field of DIABETES AND ENDOCRINOLOGY practicing for more than 28 years. He has Done his graduation from Moti Lal Nehru Medical College, Allahabad, Dp Card (cardiology) From GSVM. Medical College, Kanpur. He then joined Indian Armed forces and to serve the nation in all difficult terrains including his tenure in Siachin Glacier where he successfully looked after whole battalion day and night. for which he received prestigious recommendations and medals.After leaving army he has done FCCP from Royal College Of Physicians, UK, Then as his interest focused on Diabetes he completed his PG In Diabetology from Boston University(Boston, USA).In 2016 he has also done prestigious workshop "Indo Ireland Metabolic Summit" at University college Dublin IRELAND.In view of his expertise and Contribution In Fields Of Diabetes & Metabolism, the Renowned Aarhus University Of Denmark Conferred Him With "Fellowship In Advance Diabetes & Metabolic Disorders" in May 2015 At Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus City, Denmark.where he was trained also. He has recently completed post graduation in clinical endocrinology & Diabetes from Royal College of Physicians UK.Dr. Amitabh Khanna is founder and Director of Diabetes Speciality Center it's a Premium center For Diabetes, Thyroid and metabolic diseases situated In Sector 12, Dwarka. This center is approved by Prestigious Endocrine Society a premium body based at USA for its standard of care. He has done Masterclass in Diabetes Complication from Royal College of Physicians UK.Presently, He Is also working as A Senior Consultant, Diabetology & endocrinology at Rockland Hospital & Artemis Hospital, New Delhi. He founded Indian Medical Association branch of Dwarka and was Founder president of the same for 8 years.He also worked in various capacities in Delhi medical association and Indian Medical association HQ and received various awards and felicitations for upliftment of profession.Dr. Khanna Established Dwarka Diabetes Association in 2012. Through this association, he is organizing regular updates & workshops for practicing physicians.He runs regular classes and certification courses to train paramedical staff to train them as diabetes educator to help the patients. This is called National Diabetes Educator Program and has received recognition from various national Diabetic bodies.He has been investigator in various global MNC clinical trials for new anti diabetic drugs.He is a prolific reader eloquent orator and a regular speaker at various local & national conferences on diabetes and metabolic disorders.To achieve his dream to help poor and under privileged section of Diabetic patients he has founded Diabetes Research & Care Trust with the help of his wife Dr Anupama Khanna and they are doing regular camps for poor patients and providing them medicines and tests free of cost.He has a close association with many national & international Diabetes & Cardiac Associations. like American Diabetes Association, Endocrine society, American Heart Association to name the few.

Dwarka, Delhi

Diabetes Speciality Center

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Flat number 302,Gangotri Apartments, Sector 12, Landmark: Near Dwarka International School, Delhi

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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.

Services

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Cardiac Problems
All General Diseases
Pregnancy Management of Diabetes
Insulin Therapy
Diabetes Education
Diabetic Foot Disease
Infertility
Complicated Uncontrolled Diabetes
Cholesterol Management
obesity management

Awards and Recognitions

Best President Indian Medical Association, - 2009
Best Presentation of Type 1 Diabetes Cases on OHA - 2008

Education

MBBS - Motilal Nehru Medical College, 1986
Diploma in Cardiology - LPS Institute Of Cardiology, 1992

Memberships

Member American Diabetes Association
Member American College Of Cardiology
Member Cardiological Society Of India
Member Research Society For The Study Of Diabetes In India

Experience

Chief Diabetologist at Diabetes Speciality Center
Senior Consultant Cardio-Diabetologist at Rockland Hospital Dwarka
Senior Consultant Cardio-Diabetologist at Cardio-diabetologist At Artemis Hospital,dwarka
Formerly, Consultant at Fortis Hospitals
Formerly Courtesy Consultant at Dr BL Kapur Hospital

Registrations

11235 Delhi Medical Council, 2001

Trainings and Certifications

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PG in Diabetology - Boston University, USA, 2014
Fellowship in Diabetes & Metabolism-Aarhus University,Denmark - Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark Expertise, 2015
FCCP - Royal College Of Physicians Of London And Edinburgh, 2014
Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Endocrinology & Diabetes - Royal College Of Physicians Of London And Edinburgh, 2018
Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Endocrinology & Diabetes - Royal College Of Physicians Of London and Edinburg, 2018
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