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Dr. Nachiket Kulkarni

Dr. Nachiket Kulkarni

Dr. Nachiket Kulkarni

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DNB - Rheumatology, MBBS


10 Years Experience Overall  (10 years as specialist)

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Dr. Nachiket Kulkarni has 4 years of experience as a Rheumatologist. He practices at Apollo Spectra Hospitals, Pune.

Sadashiv Peth, Pune

Apollo Spectra Hospitals


P. Number - 9+10A, S.Number-2/64, Renata Chambers, Parvati Road, Vijayanagar Colony, Landmark: Next to Saras Baug & Near Peshwe Park& Opposite Sanas Sports Ground, Pune

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11:00 - 12:00

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Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a rheumatologist?

A: A rheumatologist may be an internal medicine physician or a paediatrician who is further specialized to diagnose and treat muscular, joints or autoimmune diseases similar to rheumatoid arthritis.

Q: What diseases does a rheumatologist treat?

A: A rheumatologist can treat diseases like gout, osteoarthritis, chronic back pain, rheumatoid arthritis, tendinitis, spondyloarthropathies, psoriatic arthritis, and lupus.

Q: What are the symptoms for which you need to see a rheumatologist?

A: You can see a rheumatologist for symptoms like back pain, joint pain, rashes, swelling in joints, itching or dry mouth, repeated fevers, bruising over skin, stiffness in joints or back, etc.

Q: Is a rheumatologist, and an orthopaedic doctor the same?

A: No, an orthopaedic doctor can only treat joint and bones related problems. However, a rheumatologist in addition to musculoskeletal diseases also treats unexplained fever, rashes and systemic autoimmune disorders.

Q: Does a rheumatologist treat bone cancer?

A: A rheumatologist is only specialized in non-surgical treatments. Bone cancer can be treated by an orthopaedic surgeon.


Awards and Recognitions

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Best Student Award - 1997
Best Drama - 2003
Second Prize: Moving Academy On Genetics - 2003
Best Doctor - 2010
Best Poster Award - 2013


DNB - Rheumatology - Jehangir Hospital, Pune, 2010
MBBS - Maharashtra Universtity of Health Sciences, Nashik, 2006


Maharastra Medical Council


Consultant at Jehangir Hospital, Centre for Rheumatic Diseases


2006031758 Maharashtra Medical Council, 2006
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