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Dr. Rakesh Pandit

Dr. Rakesh Pandit

MD - General Medicine, MBBS

General Physician


19 Years Experience Overall

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Dr. Rakesh Pandit is a Doctor in Palam Colony, Delhi and has an experience of 15 years in this field. Dr. Rakesh Pandit practices at Divya Prastha Hospital in Palam Colony, Delhi. He completed MD - General Medicine from B J Medical College Pune in 1998 and MBBS from B J Medical College Pune in 1991.He is a member of Medical Council of India (MCI) and Indian Medical Association (IMA). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Preventive Medicine, X-Ray, Allopathy, and Health Checkup (General) etc

Palam Colony, Delhi

Divya Prastha Hospital


RZ-37, Main Road, Landmark: Opposite Bagh Wala School, Delhi

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+ 12

Tue, Thu, Sat

11:30 - 12:30


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


X- Ray
Preventive Medicine
Health Checkup (General)


Awards and Recognitions

Gold Medal in Pharmacology
Best Physician of West Delhi by India Heart Foundation - 2014
1st Price for Rural Area Based Projects on rabies - Title "Kaledoscopic View of Rabies in District Shirur"


MD - General Medicine - B J Medical College, Pune, 1998
MBBS - B J Medical College, Pune, 1994


Medical Council of India (MCI)
Indian Medical Association (IMA)


1994 - 1998 Resident Doctor at Ruby Hall Clinic
1998 - 1998 Registrar Cardiology at N. M Wadia Institute of Cardiology
1998 - 2007 Junior Consultant at Kalra Hospital
2008 - 2010 Senior Consultant at Bensups Hospital
2010 - Present Senior Consultant at Divyaprastha Hospital


5598 Delhi Medical Council, 2000
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