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Dr. Suresh Purohit

Dr. Suresh Purohit

Dr. Suresh Purohit

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MBBS

29 Years Experience Overall

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I am a very much committed to take control of your diabetes, "I am the cause in the matter of your diabetes"Diabetes Care Physician

Colaba, Mumbai

Sugardoctor, Diabetes Care And Treatment Centre

#1, Candy Castle Building, 9Strand Rd, Apollo Bandar, Landmark: Opposite Telephone Bhavan., Mumbai

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Mon - Tue, Thu - Fri

09:00 - 01:00
02:00 - 05:00

Wed, Sat

09:00 - 01:00

1000

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.

Awards and Recognitions

Interventional Diabetes Care Physician

Education

MBBS - Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Ajmer, 1983

Memberships

Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India (RSSDI)
American Diabetes Association (ADA)
International Diabetes Federation (IDF)
Founder Member "Foundation of Diabetes in India"

Experience

1998 - Present Interventional Diabetes Care Physician, Insulin Pump and CGMS specialist at Diabetes Care and Metabolic Disorder Treatment Centre

Registrations

66925 Maharashtra Medical Council, 1991

Trainings and Certifications

Diploma in Marine Medicine - University of Mumbai, Mumbai, 1998
Post Graduate Diploma in Diabetology (PGDD) - UNIVERSITY OF ZAGREB, Croatia, Europe, 2000
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