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Dr. Arvind Kumar

Dr. Arvind Kumar

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MBBS, MD - Medicine, Fellowship in Diabetology

Diabetologist

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Consultant Physician

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20 Years Experience Overall  (17 years as specialist)

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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.

DLF Phase IV, Gurgaon

Doctors Hub

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603, Cross Point Mall, Landmark: Opposite Galleria Market, Gurgaon

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Tue

03:30 - 05:00

Sat

09:00 - 11:00

900

Common questions & answers

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.

Awards and Recognitions

Best Diabetologist in Gurgaon - 2015
Best Diabetologist in Delhi- NCR - 2016

Education

MBBS - G B Pant Hospital / Moulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, 1998
MD - Medicine - Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, 2003
Fellowship in Diabetology - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2009

Memberships

Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Research Society for Study of Diabetes, India
Delhi Diabetes Federation
Association of Physicians of India
American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE)

Experience

2005 - 2013 Consultant- Diabetes Center at Sitaram Bhartia Institute of Science and Research
2003 - 2005 Senior Resident at lok Narayan Jai Prakash Hospital
2007 - 2008 Diabetes Foot Training at Untied Kingdom
2009 - 2010 Certified Course In Diabetes Management at Joslin Diabetes Centre, USA

Registrations

20136 Delhi Medical Council, 2000

Trainings and Certifications

Certificate Course in Management of Thyroid Disorder - american thyroid association, 2016
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