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Dr. Dilip Kumar Kandar

Dr. Dilip Kumar Kandar

Dr. Dilip Kumar Kandar

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MBBS, Post Graduate Diploma in Diabetology (PGDD)(Madras Medical College)


21 Years Experience Overall  (16 years as specialist)

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Dr. Dilip Kumar Kandar is one of the Diabetologists selected from Andhra Pradesh for prestigious and ambitious pilot project ‘Step by Step Improving Diabetes Foot Care in the developing World 2004-2005’ for India, Tanzania, Nepal, Bangladesh & Srilanka which was organized by World Diabetes Federation and International Diabetes Foundation and was awarded as “Podiatrist - Diabetes Foot Care Specialist”. He was awarded by Harvard Medical School, Boston, the U.S.A for participation in “Recent Management of Diabetes” in 2007.

Tarnaka, Hyderabad

Kandar Diabetes Centre


12-12-418/7, Street Number 1, 2nd Left, Landmark: Next to Patanjali Stores, Beside Sudarshan Reddy Sweet House Lane & Opposite Tarnaka Welfare Association, Hyderabad

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10:00 - 03:30


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.


Lipid Profile
uric acid
Insulin Pump therapy
Thyroid Issues
Obesity Issues


Awards and Recognitions

Podiatrist & Diabeteist Food Care Specialist by WDF & IDF - 2004
1st Insulin Pump Prescriber in Andhra Pradesh - 2004
Certification Obtained from Harvard Medical School (U.S.A) - 2008
Certification Obtained from American Diabetes Association - 2014


MBBS - NRS Medical College and Hospital, 1998
Post Graduate Diploma in Diabetology (PGDD)(Madras Medical College) - Madras Medical College, Chennai, 2004


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Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India (RSSDI)
American Diabetes Association (ADA)


2010 - 2014 Doctor at APSRTC Hospital
2009 - 2014 Doctor at Mahavir Hospital & Research Centre
2005 - 2009 Doctor at KIMS Secunderabad
2000 - 2005 Doctor at MV Diabetes Hospital & Diabetes Clinic
1999 - 2000 Doctor at CMC


52391 Andhra Pradesh Medical Council, 2005
64682 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 1999

Trainings and Certifications

M.D.R.F-A.D.A - Madras Medical College, Chennai, 2002
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