MD, DM(Diabetes & Endocrinology) AIIMS
Clinical Fellowship in Diabetes/Insulin Pumps (Auckland, NZ)
Cert. Pediatric Endocrinology (ESPE, Israel) Cert. Pediatric Diabetes (ISPAD, Italy)
Certified Insulin Pump Specialist
Assistant Professor in Endocrinology, Madras Medical College
Consultant – Pediatric and Adult Endocrinologist, Diabetologist & Thyroid Specialist
Dr.S. Ramkumar is a pediatric and adult diabetologist and endocrinologist in chennai who deals with hormonal diseases like diabetes mellitus, thyroid disorders, obeisty, PCOS, male sexual dysfunction, osteoporosis, pubertal disorders, short stature, etc. He had extensive experience in Insulin Pump in poorly controlled diabetes both T1DM and T2DM in children and adults.
Dr. Ramkumar has a distinguished academic profile. Dr. Ramkumar had completed his MBBS and MD and then came first in DM Entrance Examination conducted by the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi. He was awarded DM Endocrinology degree by the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences. He worked for three years in Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism in AIIMS during which he gained vast experience in managing in complex endocrine disorders. Dr.s.Ramkumar has also done DNB Endocriology certified by the National Board of Examinaitons and is the only diabetologist and endocrinologist to have dual DM Endocrinology and DNB Endocrinology in Tamilnadu. He is the only diabetologist in Chennai to be trained from AIIMS, New Delhi. He has been working in Apollo Hospitals for the last 4 years.
Dr.Ramkumar has several publications in national and international journals. He had won awards in the field of Endocrinology like AV Gandhi award for excellence in Endocrinology in 2014 , Endocrine Prize examination in 2013 and First prize in Pediatric Endocrinology in 2010. He completed his Fellowship in Diabetes in Auckland City Hospital during which he gained vast experience in managing diabetic patients on Insulin Pumps. He had received additional training in pediatric endocrinology from European Society of Pediatric Endocrinology(ESPE) and Asia Pacific Pediatric Endocrine Society(APPES and in pediatric diabetes by the International Society of Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes(ISPAD). He is also a certified Insulin Pump Specialist.
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