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Dr. Kapil Patwardhan

Dr. Kapil Patwardhan

Dr. Kapil Patwardhan

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MBBS, FCPS - Medicine, DNB - General Medicine

General Physician

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Consultant Physician

15 Years Experience Overall  (9 years as specialist)

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Dr. Kapil Patwardhan is a General Physician, Diabetologist and Family Physician in Nagar Road, Pune and has an experience of 11 years in these fields. Dr. Kapil Patwardhan practices at Sahyadri Speciality Hospital in Nagar Road, Pune, Kedarnath General Hospital in Vishrantwadi, Pune and Niramay Hospital in Wadgaon Sheri, Pune. He completed MBBS from Maharashtra Universtity of Health Sciences, Nashik in 1999, F.C.P.S.(Medicine) from KEM in 2009 and DNB (General Medicine) from KEM in 2011.He is a member of Maharastra Medical Council, Indian Medical Association (IMA), National Board of Examination - NBE, Young Physicians Association and Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine (ISCCM). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Insulin Treatment, Diabetes Education, Consultation, Skin Diseases and Hypertension etc.

Nagar Road, Pune

Sahyadri Super Speciality Hospital

4.0

Survey Number 185A, Shastri Chowk, Yerawada, Shastri Nagar, Landmark: Opposite M.S.E.B Office, Pune

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+ 7

Mon - Sat

10:00 - 05:00

500

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

Education

MBBS - Maharashtra Universtity of Health Sciences, Nashik, 2003
FCPS - Medicine - King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, 2009
DNB - General Medicine - King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, 2011

Memberships

Maharastra Medical Council
Indian Medical Association (IMA)
National Board of Examination - NBE
Young Physicians Association
Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine (ISCCM)

Experience

2013 - Present Intensivist And Consultant at Sahyadri Hospital
2011 - 2013 Consultant at Sahyadri Hospital
2005 - 2011 Lecturer at KEM Hospital

Registrations

2005031505 Maharashtra Medical Council, 2005
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