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Dr. Prashik Meshram

Dr. Prashik Meshram

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General Physician

6 Years Experience Overall

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Dr. Prashik Meshram completed MBBS with 2 years of clinical experience. He has worked in different specialties of medicine like Neurosurgery, Neurology, Radiation Oncology, and ICU. He has dealt with various emergencies at offshore locations as well as reputed hospitals.

Ghatkopar East, Mumbai

Ambedham Clinic

Ambedham Society Building, Landmark: Near Raigarh Chowk, Mumbai

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Mon - Sat

06:30 - 08:30


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

Article in Maharshtra Radiation Oncology - 2014


MBBS - Maharashtra Universtity of Health Sciences, Nashik, 2012


Maharastra Medical Council


2016 - 2017 Medical Officer at Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd
2014 - 2015 Medical Officer at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital
2015 - 2015 Medical Officer at Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital
2016 - 2016 Medical Officer at Hinduja Healthcare Hospital


2014052121 Maharashtra Medical Council, 2014
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