Diabetes is a dreadful disease. This is so easy to say. However, it is so not so simple to empathize with the feelings a person experiences when actually suffering with diabetes. Imagine the feelings of loneliness and to the worst, not being able to express them to anyone. Isnât it a direful scenario? Guess it is. So, when it comes to the doctor, a diabetic should take care in choosing one.
With the shaming case of Delhi-based diabetologist Narendra K. Gupta, the trust of masses on doctors is dwindling. Therefore, to make sure you are contacting the right diabetologist, here are the top 10 of them in Delhi.
10. Dr. Ritesh Gupta
Hospital: Fortis C DOC, Chirag Enclave
After graduating from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) and getting trained at the same place, Dr. Gupta started his practice in Diabetes & Metabolic Diseases. Owning special interest in Type-I Diabetes, Insulin Pump Therapy and sexual problems, the doctor has published several papers including Screening for and prevention of Diabetes in India in Diabetes Technol Ther.
9. Dr. Sujeet Jha
Hospital: Max Healthcare, Gurgaon
Following his MBBS from India, the diabetologist underwent courses of MRCP from London and PG Diabetes from UK. Known for his expertise in Obesity Pregnancy, Youth Hypertension and cardiovascular diseases, Dr. Sujeet hold memberships in many eminent institutions worldwide including American Diabetes Association and Royal Society of Medicine.
8. Dr. Surender Kumar
Hospital: Sir Ganga Ram Hospital
If you are looking for expert guidance on management of diabetes, he is the doctor for you. Notable as an endocrinologist, he holds a MD and DM in endocrinology and 45 years of experience in practice in the field.
7. Dr. S.K. Bakshi, Green Park
Hospital: Max Smart Super Specialty Hospital, International Fertility Centre
The MBBS-MD degree holder Dr. Bakshi is a specialist in prevention of Diabetes Mellitus, Male Infertility and Hypertension. Having dealt with over 50,000 patients in his practice, the medical practitioner now is also a speaker on many high-profile platforms apart from practicing and medical counseling.
6. Dr. Anirban Biswas, CR Park New
Hospital: Biswas Heart And Mind Clinic, Irene Hospital, Fortis C-DOC Hospital
Though a specialist in cardiology and neurology, the doctor is famous for his thorough investigation of individual diabetic cases. He suggests medicine specifically on individual basis. With over 15 years of experience in the field, Dr. Biswas has practiced in many renowned institutions and organizations including Cleveland Clinic, John Hopkins Institute, American Society of Hypertension and many more.
5. Dr. Rajiva Gupta
Hospital: Fortis Hospital, Upchaar Wellness
Notable for Diabetes Management and Geriatrics, Dr. Rajiva is known for listening patiently to his patients and for doing only those investigations that are essential. Though now holding a 33-year experience, diabetologist started his practice from Maulana Azad Medical College and completed his postgraduate degrees from John Hopkins University, USA.
4. Dr. Col. Sudhir Tripathi
Hospital: Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, Sama Hospital
A certified endocrinologist with 20 years of experience, Dr. Tripathi is well known among the public for his kind support. In an effort to help people suffering from diabetes and spread awareness about it, the specialist has even started a non-profit group Protsahan. He also conducts an OPD camp regularly in which patients from economically weaker backgrounds are treated free of cost.
3. Dr. Amitabh Khanna, Dwarka
Hospital: Diabetes Specialty Center, Rockland Hospital
He is one of the topmost diabetes healers not just in India but round the globe. Very recently, he delivered a seminar on diabetes in Dublin Institute. With a postgraduate degree in Diabetology from Boston University, Dr. Amitabh not just treats his patients but also fill them with lots of positive energy.
2. Dr. Deepak Khandelwal, Paschim Vihar
Hospital: Khandelwal Diabetes, Thyroid & Endocrinology Clinic
One of the few experts in Pediatric Endocrinology, Dr. Khandelwal has gained is highly reputed among top-of-the-line doctors community. Even more, he has authored several national and international papers from his experience. In addition to diabetology, the pediatric diabetes specialist holds expertise in treatment of obesity, male infertility, metabolic disorders, lipid disorders and female hormone disorders with consultation services for osteoporosis, metabolic bone disorders and rickets.
1. Dr. Rajiv Singhla, Dwarka
Hospital: Kalpvriksh Superspecialty Center, Saket City Hospital
Serving for a couple of years as endocrinologist in AIIMS, Dr. Singla is now the leading diabetologist pan India. Also a member of the Endocrine Society USA, the specialist also deals in cushing syndrome treatment, youth related hypertension and gynecomastia.
The expertise and experience of doctor plays a major role in determining how controlled your diabetic symptoms are going to become. Therefore, take your time in choosing the doctor. Take care!