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Dr. Govind Kulkarni

Dr. Govind Kulkarni

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MBBS, MD - Medicine

General Physician


Internal Medicine

24 Years Experience Overall  (24 years as specialist)

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Dr. Govind Kulkarni is the founder of Pulse Diabetes, Obesity & Cardiac Relief Center. With over 22 years of experience as a practicing consultant in Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Cardiology and Diabetes Dr. Govind Kulkarni have been associated with many leading hospitals and institutes including Sahyadri Hospitals, Jehangir Hospital, Ruby Hall Clinic and Hospital, Cloud 9 Hospital, Inlaks Budrani Hospital, Shree Hospital and Pulse Diabetes, Obesity & Cardiac Relief Center. He completed MBBS from Govt. Medical College And Hospital, Aurangabad in 1990 and MD - Medicine ( Gold Medalist ) from Govt. Medical College, Maharashtra in 1995. He did his Fellowship in Cardiology and Cardiac Research from Sydney University, Australia in 1996.He is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA) and RSSDI. Some of the services provided by the doctor are Diabetes in Children, Genetic Testing for Prevention of Diseases, Cardiac Procedure, Chest Pain Treatment and Diet Consultation etc. Treatment of Patients With Diabetes, Thyroid, Obesity management, Cardiac Disease Treatment, Foot care for Diabetes patients and Dietary Advise for Diabetes and Obese patients.Specialties: Clinical & Interventional Cardiology, Stress management , Cardiac awareness workshops and seminars for corporate, Clinical Research Trials , Lifestyle enhancement, cardiac consultancy.

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Kharadi, Pune

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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

Mr. Mannikar Prize (Gold Medalist ) MD - 1995


MBBS - Govt. Medical College And Hospital, Aurangabad., 1990
MD - Medicine - Govt. Medical College , Maharashtra, 1995


Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India (RSSDI)
Association of Physicians of India (API)
Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine (ISCCM)


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1996 - 1997 Clinical Associate at Hinduja Hospital and research Center
1997 - 1998 Clinical Research Fellow at Concorde Hospital
1997 - 2002 Consultant in Medicine and Critical Care at Ruby Hall Hospital
2002 - 2008 Senior Consultant at Inlaks and Budrani Hospital
2008 - 2018 Panel Consultant in Medicine at Jehangir Hospital


65618 Maharashtra Medical Council, 1991

Trainings and Certifications

Fellowship in Cardiology and Cardiac Research - Sydney University, Australia, 1996
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