MBBS, MD - Medicine, Fellowship in Diabetology
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Dr. Arvind Kumar, MD - Medicine, specializes in Diabetes and Thyroid Disorders. He has a vast experience of 17 years of practice and has been a consultant at the Sitaram Institute and at the Gurgaon Clinic. He has conducted many diabetes awareness camps and guided lot patients in Gurgaon about the lifestyle changes to be initiated in diabetes, along with his dietician team. A well versed professional and an asset to Doctors Hub.
Doctor Arvind Kumar is really nice. Understood all my issues and also probed for each and every issues. Completely satisfied.
For my type 2 diabetes, I habe visited many famous doctord but settlrd down to Dr. Kumar for last 3 yeats. Very analytical.
Quite friendly. Gives lot of timr in diahnosis andecplanation. Recommends mininum medicine. Does not exploit by sending for multiple tests.
My over all experience with Dr. Arvind Kumar was very very good. The best part in doctor is that, he was good in analyzing and suggestions given by him are awesome.
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.