DNB - General Medicine, FNB - Infectious Disease
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Dr. Ravikant Porwal is a Internal Medicine and General Physician in Vidhyadhar Nagar, Jaipur and has an experience of 12 years in these fields. Dr. Ravikant Porwal practices at Manipal Hospitals in Vidhyadhar Nagar, Jaipur. He completed DNB - General Medicine from Mediciti Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad in 2008 and FNB - Infectious Disease from Apollo Hospitals, Chennai in 2014. He is a member of Rajasthan Medical Council,Member of Association of Physicians of India,Member of Infectious Disease Society of America,Member of Clinical Infectious Disease Society of India,Member of American Society of Microbiology and Member of HIV Medicine Association of India. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Plantar Fascitis,Irritable Bowel Syndrome ( IBS ) Treatment,Skin Allergies,Chronic Pain Treatment and Viral Fever Treatment etc.
Q: What is internal medicine in Medical sciences?
A: Internal medicine is the branch of medical science that deals with the treatment of adults in a variety of illnesses from simple to complex ones. An internal medicine specialist can treat adults for emergency conditions as well as chronic complaints.
Q: Can an internal medicine specialist treat children?
A: An internal medicine specialist usually deals with adults. However, many internal medicine specialists are also trained to treat teenagers. This can help to bridge the gap between paediatrics and internal medicine specialists.
Q: Can an Internal medicine specialist perform surgery?
A: An internal medicine specialist mainly deals with chronic illnesses and diagnoses different health problems in adults. They get to study surgery in their curriculum; however, they will recommend you to see a surgeon if you need surgery as a treatment option. They can co-manage surgery with other surgeons.
Q: Is an internist and internal medicine specialist the same?
A: An internal medicine specialist may take advice from the internist regarding puzzling diagnostic problems and chronic illnesses. Sometimes, an internal medicine specialist is referred to as an internist and can work in different settings. Both an internist and an internal medicine specialist are the same.
Q: Are there specialities in internal medicine?
A: The specialities in internal medicine include the following: ·Cardiovascular diseases (heart-related problems) ·Hormonal disorders ·Gastroenterology (stomach and intestinal problems) ·Blood disorders ·Oncology (cancer) ·Infectious diseases ·Nephrology (kidney problems) ·Geriatrics (Old patients) ·Allergy and immunology ·Sports medicine ·Rheumatology (joint, muscles, bones disorders)