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Dr. Venkatesh Billakanti

Dr. Venkatesh Billakanti

Dr. Venkatesh Billakanti

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MD - General Medicine, MBBS

General Physician

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Internal Medicine

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General Practitioner

12 Years Experience Overall  (8 years as specialist)

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Dr. Venkatesh B is a Consultant Physician in the Department of Internal Medicine at Continental Hospitals. He has presented scientific papers at state and national conferences. He has worked as a lecturer (Sr.Resident) in the Department of General Medicine / Emergency Department at NIMS-Punjagutta. He has good clinical experience as a physician as he worked in various reputed institutes of south India. He has the special interest in clinical hematology and rheumatology.Sunday 10.30 to 12.30pm strictly on an appointment basis.

Manikonda, Hyderabad

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Green Living Commercial Complex , Survey No: 133-135, Manikonda(V), Gandipet(M), R.R District, Landmark: Andhra Bank Road, Hyderabad

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Mon - Sat

05:00 - 08:00

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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

Awards and Recognitions

F.I.C.C.M - 2012

Education

MD - General Medicine - Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India, 2012
MBBS - Medicity Institute Of Medical Sciences, Ghanpur, 2008

Memberships

API LIFE MEMBER
ACP

Experience

2012 - 2015 Lecturer at NIMS
2009 - 2012 Teaching in Medicine at MVJ INST OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
2008 - 2009 DMO at Asian institute of Gastroentrology
Consultant Physcian at United Hospital
Consultant Physcian at Align Hospital

Registrations

62502 Andhra Pradesh Medical Council, 2009
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