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Dr. Dheeraj Kapoor

Dr. Dheeraj Kapoor

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Endocrinology

Endocrinologist

24 Years Experience Overall  (15 years as specialist)

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Dr. Dheeraj Kapoor has rich experience in the field of endocrinology. Before being part of Artemis family, he has worked with Neelkanth Hospital, Umkal Hospital, Kalyani Hospital, Kirti Hospital, Gurgaon, Rockland Hospital, Northpoint Hospital and Orthonova Hospital, New Delhi.

Gurgaon Sector 51, Gurgaon

Artemis Hospital

4.0

Gurugram, Gurgaon

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+ 6

Mon - Fri

10:00 - 12:00
02:00 - 04:00

Sat

10:00 - 12:00

1200

Common questions & answers

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.

Specializations

Awards and Recognitions

Publication - "The Insulin resistance syndrome" - 1997
Publication - "Pitfalls in management of Hypothyroidism" - 2002
Publication - "Thyroid Hormone resitance"
Paper Presented - " Insulin resistance in obese children and adolescents" at AV Gandhi award for excellence in endocrinology - 2006

Education

MBBS - GRMC Gwalior College, 1995
MD - General Medicine - Dayanand Medical College & Hospital Ludhiana, Punjab, 1998
DM - Endocrinology - Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University (IMS-BHU), 2005

Memberships

Association of Physicians of India (API)
ENDOCRINE SOCIETY OF INDIA
INDIAN THYROID SOCIETY

Experience

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2005 - 2006 Consultant Endocrinologist at Neelkanth hospital
2005 - 2006 Consultant Endocrinologist at Rockland Hospital
2005 - 2006 Consultant Endocrinologist at Umkal Hospital
2005 - 2006 Consultant Endocrinologist at Naraina Medicentre
2005 - 2006 Consultant Endocrinologist at Northpaint Hospital

Registrations

3307 Haryana State Medical Council, 2007
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