MBBS, MD - Medicine, DNB - Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism
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Dr. Luthra is an excellent teacher, a dedicated researcher, a gifted orator and a prolific writer. He has delivered several guest-lectures under the aegis of prestigious state-level and national medical conferences and has several articles to his credit published in peer reviewed medical journals. Dr. Luthra has the honour of being the sole author of four highly appreciated books. “ECG made Easy” and “ECHO made Easy” are very popular among medical students & clinicians, are internationally acclaimed and are available both in English and Spanish languages. “You & Your Heart” and “You & Your Blood Pressure” are meant to educate the general public & patients and these have been appreciated & reviewed in the popular national magazine, India Today. Dr. Atul Luthra, Senior Consultant Physician, is a graduate & post-graduate from the reputed Amritsar Medical College as well as Diplomate of the National Board of Medicine.
I have consulted him thrice. *** ********* ** ********* *** I have a great satisfaction about it. Waiting period will be less than 30 minutes. And the doctor is extremely recommendable.
Awesome Experience with Dr. Atul Luthra. He took his time for medical history of my wife. He told us about the heath condition and how to effectively manage it with medicine.
Very costly while booking online 1000 rs consultation fee shows but they charge extra 250 for registration. 1250 rs for 2 min talk ***** ****** ********
Q: Who is an endocrinologist?
A: An endocrinologist is a medical professional specialized in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of hormone-secreting (endocrine) glands in the human body. He is trained to treat disorders of thyroid, pituitary, pancreas, etc. that produce hormones.
Q: For what symptoms can I consult an endocrinologist?
A: You can meet an endocrinologist if you notice symptoms of hormone-related diseases like sudden weight loss or gain, acne, facial hair in women, infertility, feeling too tired easily, severe hair loss, feeling too cold or too hot, change in voice, etc.
Q: What diseases does an endocrinologist treat?
A: The endocrinologist can treat diseases of like hypo or hyper-thyroidism, reduced or excess insulin production, gigantism, dwarfism, Cushing's syndrome, hypo or hyper-pituitarinism, PCOD, infertility, etc.
Q: What training is needed to be an endocrinologist?
A: An endocrinologist has to take at least 10 years of training, which has 4 years of medical school (MBBS), followed by a residency period of 3 years to gain expertise in treating the patient. They have an additional 2 or 3 years of training in endocrinology (MD or DM).
Q: Can an endocrinologist treat PCOD?
A: An endocrinologist or a reproductive endocrinologist who is specialized in sex hormones can treat and help in managing PCOD.