Fed up of endless wait?
Look for clinic with Prime
Dr. Aashritha Mekala

Dr. Aashritha Mekala

MBBS, MD - General Medicine

General Physician

6 Years Experience Overall

Medical Registration Verified

100% (32 votes)

Dr. Aashritha Mekala is a Doctor in Attapur, Hyderabad and has an experience of 6 years in this field. Dr. Aashritha Mekala practices at Zoi Hospitals in Attapur, Hyderabad. She completed MBBS from Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences Andhra Pradesh in 2012 and MD - General Medicine from Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences Andhra Pradesh in 2017. She is a member of Medical Council of India (MCI). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Electrocardiography (ECG),Piles Treatment,Herpes Infection Treatment,Allergic Disorders and Skin Allergies etc.

Attapur, Hyderabad

Zoi Hospitals

5.0

Pillar Number 145, Landmark: Opposite Pillar Number 145, Hyderabad

Get Directions

+ 2

Mon - Sat

11:00 - 12:00
04:30 - 06:30

Sun

10:30 - 02:00

500

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

Specializations

Education

MBBS - Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences Andhra Pradesh, 2012
MD - General Medicine - Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences Andhra Pradesh, 2017

Memberships

Medical Council of India (MCI)

Registrations

80387 Telangana State Medical Council, 2013
Report an Error
VIDEO CONSULTATION₹ 500
Contact Clinic to book appointment
Zoi Hospitals
5500
Attapur
Due to lockdown you can call the clinic to check for doctor availability and appointment booking.