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Dr. Raj Kumar

Dr. Raj Kumar

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MBBS, MD - Acupuncture


General Physician




38 Years Experience Overall  (26 years as specialist)

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Dr. Raj Kumar is a General Physician and Acupuncturist in Nirman Vihar, Delhi and has an experience of 35 years in these fields. Dr. Raj Kumar practices at Makkar Medical Centre in Nirman Vihar, Delhi and Buddha Acupuncture Centre, Ramnagar Ext., Shahadara, Delhi. He completed MBBS from SN Medical College in 1979 and MD - Acupuncture from University of Colombo, Sri Lanka in 1993.Some of the services provided by the doctor are Allergy, Depression, Insomnia, Asthma and Slip Disc etc.

Nirman Vihar, Delhi

Makkar Multispeciality Hospital


A12, Priyadarshini Vihar, Landmark: Opposite Road Priyadarshini Vihar & Near V3S Mall, Delhi

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Mon - Sat

02:00 - 03:00


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 - Sarojini Naidu Medical College , Agra, 1979
MD - Acupuncture - University of Colombo, 1993


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Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Delhi Medical Association (DMA)
Membership of Indian Red Cross Society
American Geriatic Society (New York)
India Chapter For Complimentary


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1981 - 1986 Doctor at Dr. Raj Kumar Clinic
1986 - 1993 Medical Director at Buddha Nursing Home
1993 - Present Consultant Acupunturist at Anand Hospital, Preet Vihar
1993 - Present Consultant Acupunturist at Maurya Sheraton Hotel
1993 - Present Consultant Acupunturist at Ashoka Hotel


645 Delhi Medical Council, 2000
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