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Dr. S. P Sarkar

Dr. S. P Sarkar

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MBBS, MD - Medicine

General Physician

28 Years Experience Overall

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Dr. S. P Sarkar is a General Physician and Diabetologist in Lajpat Nagar, Delhi and has an experience of 28 years in these fields. Dr. S. P Sarkar practices at Metro Hospitals & Heart Institute in Lajpat Nagar, Delhi and Royale Kalindi Hospital in Jasola, Delhi. He completed MBBS from University Of Calcuta, India in 1991 and MD - Medicine from Rajasthan University, Jaipur, India in 1999. He is a member of Association of Physicians of India (API),Medical Council of India (MCI) and Cardiological Society of India (CSI).

Lajpat Nagar, Delhi

Metro Hospitals & Heart Institute

14, Ring Road, Lajpat Nagar 4, Landmark: Near Amarcloni Market, Near Bostan Hospital And Near Metro Station, Delhi

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Mon - Sat

10:00 - 07:00


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 - University Of Calcuta, India, 1991
MD - Medicine - Rajasthan University, Jaipur, India, 1999


Association of Physicians of India (API)
Medical Council of India (MCI)
Cardiological Society of India (CSI)


4540 Delhi Medical Council, 2000
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