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Dr. Nikhil Prabhu - Diabetologist

Dr. Nikhil Prabhu

MBBS , Post Graduate Diploma in Diabetology (PGDD)

Diabetologist , 8 Years Experience

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Dr. Nikhil Prabhu is a Mumbai-based Consulting Diabetologist. He has been practicing at Haut Diabetes Care ,Ghatkopar ( west ) & Niranjan Diabetes Clinic, Goreg more..

Hyper thyroidisiom

I am suffering from hyper thyroidisiom from last 6 months ,and I am taking anti thyroidisiom drugs. But from last two days there is swelling in the neck and it is very difficult to eat , so please suggest me some thing

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Dr. Nikhil Prabhu answered

Swelling is might be due to some throat infection. But if it is increasing it is advisable to do ult ... View Answer

Am I Diabetic, Treatment?

Today on 18th Apr i had my complete body checkup done for the first time,  i had a very sedentary lifestyle.  My main concern is am i diabetic with the following values: HbA1c: 11.3%; estimated avg: 277.61 mg/dl; glucose fasting 335 mg/dl; PP: 618 mg/dl. I had some blurry vision, feeling lethargic all the time, thirsty all the time, frequent urination. Please help what i should do and eat, suggest some medicine if needed.

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Dr. Nikhil Prabhu answered

Report suggest uncontrolled diabetes and require to start immediate treatment with oral hypoglycemic ... View Answer

Diabetes type 2

Dear Sir/Mam...my name is amit kumar...Can i take galvus 50 mg with glador m2 forte for diabetes type 2 ??

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Dr. Nikhil Prabhu answered

Yes galus 50 is vildagiptin and glador m2 has glimeperide with metformin. These two tablets can be t ... View Answer

Symptoms like diabetes

Doctor I am seventeen years old I have the symptoms like diabetes,.like tiredness,..tiredness after eating sugary things ..thus these r symptoms of diabetes please give me suggestion

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Dr. Nikhil Prabhu answered

If you have weight loss , repeated urination, blurred vision, weakness, joint pain, burning and numb ... View Answer

High TSH level 8

My wife (age 23yrs) was diagnosed with high TSH ( 9) 2 months ago. Since then she had thyroxine 25mg for a month (TSH came as 7) . Then doctor suggested thyronorm 50 mg . After having 50 mg for a month the TSH is still 8.4. What's wrong ? What should be the course of treatment.

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Dr. Nikhil Prabhu answered

TSH of 9 suggests subclinical hypothyroidism, Which may or may not be treated depending on symptoms ... View Answer

Thyroid problem

I have done thyroid test in Feb it was 22.3 After that I got swelling in between my chin and neck I have done thyroid glands n neck scan in that scan report in my left lobe of thyroid gland small cyst found After that I have done Antibody TPO test but it is normal

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Dr. Nikhil Prabhu answered

If your TSH is 22 then you are suffering from overt hypothyroidism which requires thyroxin treatment ... View Answer

Type 1 diabetes

On 20th march 2017 he was diagonised with diabetes as is sugar levels were high 590.
His hb1ac was 10.2 %.
He is on insulin since then. How do we make sure wheter it is type 1 diabetes or there may be some infection in his pancreas or any other reason which is making the sugar level to spike. Here in my town the doctors claim it to be type 1 but they havent done any physical test for seeing pancreas.
Please suggest what should we do.
If it is type 1...is there any safe cure??

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Dr. Nikhil Prabhu answered

At the age of 3 if sugars are that high then its juvenile diabetes or type1 or insulin dependent dia ... View Answer

Suffering from arthritis and diabetes

I was diagnosed with arthritis in 2015 but recently i am diagnosed with diabetes ,report shows my fasting sugar level is 360.please help me in this regard what medicines to take and if the medicines can be taken with the medicines of arthritis

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Dr. Nikhil Prabhu answered

Fasting level of 360 mg/dl suggests very uncontrolled diabetes and you might be having joint pain we ... View Answer

FBS more than PPBS and Creatinine high

I have FBS 110 to 130 and PPBS 100 to 120. This was noticed many times from 2012 onwards. Now I have checked Creatinine and it is 1.3. Earlier it was 0.9 two years back. PLEASE ADVICE ME

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Dr. Nikhil Prabhu answered

Repeat your creatinine from another lab just to confirm. If it is still on higher side of normal ran ... View Answer

Im type 1 diabetic patien

I'm type one diabetic patient from 2009 and now I can't tolerate with my problem day by day I'm becoming ill and some times my glucose level goes very low nd sometime very high I'm taking insulin mixtard 30/70 cartiage please help me please I'm very frusted right now I can't deal with my problem i want permanent solution of this problem

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Dr. Nikhil Prabhu answered

You require a good sugar control. For that you need to understand duration of action of insulin you ... View Answer

Ghatkopar West

, Mumbai

Haut Diabetes Care Clinic

Haut Diabetes Care Shop No. 10, Bhaveshwar Plaza. Below Sapna Hospital, Landmark: Near Shreyas Signal, Mumbai, Mumbai

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MON, WED, SAT

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

TUE, FRI

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

INR 500

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic.There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic. There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

Goregaon

, Mumbai

Niranjan Diabetes Care

Shop No. 8, Kundhan Nagar. Landmark: Opposite Maharashtra Vidhyalay, Mumbai

SUN

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

INR 250

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic.There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic. There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

Mankhurd

, Mumbai

Apex Hospital

Shop no. 4, Ghatkopar-Mankhurd Link road, Mohite Patil Nagar, Mankhurd West, Landmark : Near Hindustan Bank, Mumbai

TUE, FRI

1:05 PM - 2:00 PM

INR 400

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic.There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic. There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

Govandi

, Mumbai

Noor Hospital

# 44/j/1,2,3, Taxi Stand , Market Road Shivaji Nagar, Mumbai

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TUE, THU - FRI

9:00 AM - 11:55 AM

INR 300

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic.There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic. There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

Govandi

, Mumbai

Vikas Nursing Home

Plot no 18/U/1/2, Baji Prabhu Deshpande Marg, Shivaji Nagar, Govandi East, Landmark : Near Ram Mandir, Mumbai

TUE, FRI

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

INR 300

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic.There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic. There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

Nerul

, Navi Mumbai

Express Clinics

Shop No 18 & 19, Ground Floor, Giriraj Housing Society Ltd, Palm Beach Road, Karave Village Sector 44 Nerul Seawoods, Landmark : Gaimukh Police Chowki, Navi Mumbai

WED, SAT

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

INR 500

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic.There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic. There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

Nerul

, Navi Mumbai

Express Clinics

Shop No 18 & 19, Ground Floor, Giriraj Housing Society Ltd, Palm Beach Road,Sector 44 Seawoods, nerul - 400706, Navi Mumbai

WED, FRI

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

INR 500

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic.There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic. There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

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10 months ago
Visited For Diabetes Control, Diabetes prevention
Excellent consultation from Dr. Nikhil on prevention on diabetics for my mother. Really good Dr specially for Diabetics..
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Services

Gestational Diabetes Management
Obesity Management & Insulin resistance
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome ( PCOD )
Uncontrolled Diabetes

Specializations

Diabetologist

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Education

MBBS - R.C.S.M. Govt. Medical College Kolhapur, 2008

Post Graduate Diploma in Diabetology (PGDD) - College of physicians and Surgeons Mumbai, 2015

Experience View all (6) View less

2014 - 2015 JMS Endocrinology at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital & research center andheri mumbai
2015 - 2016 Consultant Diabetologist at Haut Diabetes Care Clinic Ghatkopar Mumbai
2015 - 2016 Consultant Diabetologist at Noor Hospital Shivaji Nagar Govandi Mumbai
2015 - 2016 Consultant Diabetologist at Niranjan Health Clinic Goregaon Mumbai
2015 - 2016 Consultant Diabetologist at Vikas Nursing Home Shivaji nagar govandi Mumbai
2015 - 2016 Consultant Diabetologist at Apex Hospital Mankhurd Mumbai

Memberships

Maharastra Medical Council

Indian Medical Association (IMA)

Registrations

2009123791 Maharashtra Medical Council, 2009

Top 10 Fruits for Diabetes Patient


2016-04-11 21:30:36


Fruits occupy more space in stomach, rich in micro nutrients , gives you feeling of satiety and less in calories so they are good for diabetes patient. 

Following fruits are good for diabetes patient as they are low in glycemic index and rich in micro nutrients.

  1. Apple - [...]

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Where to Inject Insulin (Sites) ?


2016-03-12 21:13:59


Many long standing Type 2 diabetes patients and Type 1 diabetes patients need to take daily insulin injections at home for maintaining their blood sugar level under control. Insulin is available in market in two injectable forms:  insulin vials or insulin pen (use & [...]

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Self Monitoring of Blood Glucose – Smbg Chart


2016-02-25 12:47:45


Self monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) is very crucial for those diabetics who are on insulin or on certain oral anti-diabetic drugs which can cause hypoglycemia. To achieve best glycemic control it is essential to know how your daily blood glucose levels are fluctuating in entire [...]

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Best Way to Treat Constipation in Diabetes at Home


2016-01-27 19:57:18


Majority of diabetic people suffer from constipation, irregular bowel movements, abdominal cramps, dyspepsia, etc. Uncontrolled diabetes or Hyperglycemia affects nerves that supplies gastro-intestinal tract and hampers peristalsis. This leads to stagnancy of food in gastrointestinal tract. [...]

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How to Treat Hypoglycemia at Home?


2015-11-20 00:31:01


What is Hypoglycemia?

When blood glucose level falls below 70mg/dl, person feels dizziness, headaches, sweating, confusion, anxiety symptoms, which relieves immediately after restoring blood glucose level to normal, known as Hypoglycemia.

Hypoglycemia or low blood sugar levels can be [...]

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To Lose Weight & Control Blood Sugar - Eat Fruits Before Meals


2015-10-19 23:22:13


Many fruits are rich in micronutrients, essential vitamins, fibre content and antioxidants. Along with that fruits occupy more space and less calories making your tummy full and giving you feeling of satiety or fullness.

Most of the fruits have high fibre content, they [...]

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Home Remedies To Stop Type 2 Diabetes


2015-09-26 18:16:15


Approximately 95% people suffer from type 2 diabetes, which is primarily obesity & lifestyle related diabetes and can be prevented by diet modification & exercise. We normally diagnose diabetes when fasting blood sugar is more than 125 mg/dl, which is primarily affected by hours of [...]

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Darkening Behind The Neck – Sign Of Diabetes?


2015-09-26 18:01:22


Many overweight & obese people have darkening behind neck , darkening in armpits and other parts of body with creases and folds like elbows, knees, knuckles, etc. which is commonly mistaken as smudge of dirt or uncleanliness or lack of hygiene. Some people think that it is due to repeated [...]

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