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Dr. Aftab Ahmed

Dr. Aftab Ahmed

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine

General Physician

16 Years Experience Overall

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Dr. Aftab Ahmed is a Diabetologist and General Physician in Alwal, Hyderabad and has an experience of 16 years in these fields. Dr. Aftab Ahmed practices at Medicare Speciality Clinic in Alwal, Hyderabad,Medlife Clinic in Alwal, Hyderabad and Apollo Hospital in Secunderabad, Hyderabad. He completed MBBS from Rangaraya Medical College, Kakinada in 1998 and MD - General Medicine from Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam in 2002. He is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA),NTR University of Health Sciences and Association of Physicians of India (API). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Foot infection,Immunity Therapy,Filaria Treatment,Vaccination/ Immunization and Diabetes Management etc.

Secunderabad, Hyderabad

Apollo Hospital

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Pollicetty Towers, St. John's Road, Bhagya Nagar Colony, Regimental Bazaar, Shivaji Nagar, Landmark: Besides Keyes High School, Hyderabad

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Secunderabad, Hyderabad

Apollo Sugar Clinic

Pollicetty Towers, St. John's Road, Bhagyanagar Colony, Regimental Bazaar, Shivaji Nagar, Telangana, Landmark: Beside Keyes High School., Hyderabad

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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.

Specializations

Education

MBBS - Rangaraya Medical College, Kakinada, 1998
MD - General Medicine - Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam, 2002

Memberships

Indian Medical Association (IMA)
NTR University of Health Sciences
Association of Physicians of India (API)

Experience

2002 - Present Owner at Medlife Clinic

Registrations

41875 Andhra Pradesh Medical Council, 1998
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