MBBS, FICA, MD - General Medicine
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Dr. Ashok Kumar Jhingan is a Doctor in Rajouri Garden, Delhi and has an experience of 37 years in this field. Dr. Ashok Kumar Jhingan practices at Delhi Diabetes and Research Centre in Rajouri Garden, Delhi. He completed MBBS from G B Pant Hospital / Moulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi in 1974,FICA from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi in 1975 and MD - General Medicine from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi in 1997. He is a member of Diabetes Association of India. and American Diabetes Association (ADA). Service provided by the doctor is: Diabetes Education.
My wife suffering from DM from last 4 years, I have visited many so called diabologists but the way I saw the staff in Dr. Jhingan's clinic was awesome, staff done many test before we visited the Doctor. And Doctor is also very calm and listen every thing from regarding health issue. Thank you.
Me and my wife have been consulting him for last many years. My wife developed diabetes in January' 2015 as she could not do her brisk walk regularly. I also developed pre-diabetes with HbA1C of 6.4. He advised me to do brisk walking for standard 50 minutes a day. I did the same alongwith reducing my sugar intake. Within 9 months, I became normal with HbA1C of 5.4.
Dr. Is very friendly and well explanation all about.
I am a diabetic person. Dr gave me medicine and i recovered very fast. My experience is very satisfied.
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