MBBS, DNB - General Medicine, Post Graduate Diploma in Diabetology (PGDD)(Madras Medical College)
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Dr. Sandeep Rai is a Senior Consultant Physician & Diabetologist practicing In Navi Mumbai at Apollo Hospital Pasik Hill, CBD, Navi Mumbai, MGM New Bombay Hospital in Vashi, Navi Mumbai , Fortis Hospital in Vashi, Navi Mumbai and Medicare Polyclinic in Kharghar, Navi Mumbai and has more than 28 years experience. He completed MBBS from University College of Medical Sciences, New Delhi in 1984, DNB - in Internal Medicine from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi in 1988 and Post Graduate Diploma in Diabetology (PGDD) from Annamalai Universtiy(Chennai) in 2009. He is National Board certified Medical Specialist and Member of National Medical Science Academy.He has earlier worked as Consultant at the prestigious Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in Delhi. He is a distinguished Faculty & invited Guest speaker /Chairperson in largest Diabetes Conference RSSDI in India. He is Professor of Medicine, Incharge Division of Diabetology & Head of Diabetes Speciality Clinic, an Advanced Centre for Diabetes Care & Research, at the MGMIHS. He is also an Invited speaker in International conferences like World Congress of Diabetology, Mayo ID, APICON, CID, DIPSI and much more. He is a visiting Professor in Diabetology to many prestigious Diabetes Institutes In India & is also an Invited speaker & steering Committee member for Global Health conferences sponsored by United Nations, World Health Organization & BRICS Nations.He is a member of Medical Council of India (MCI), Association of Physicians of India (API) and Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India (RSSDI).
Parsik Hill Road, Ekta Vihar-Cbd Belapur, Sector Number- 21, Off Uran Nerul Road, Landmark: Opposite Wounderspark, Navi Mumbai
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Plot Number 13, Parsik Hill Road, Off Uran Road, Sector 23, CBD Belapur, Landmark: Opposite Nerul Wonders Park, Navi Mumbai
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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