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Dr. R. V Jayakumar
Senior Consultant
Dr. R. V Jayakumar

One of the most respected professionals in the medical fraternity and the first Endocrinologist in Kerala, Dr. V Jayakumar has more than four decades of experience to his credit. An expert in management of endocrinological disorders in patients of all ages, he has worked at some of the finest institutions in the United Kingdom, Saudi Arabia and India. His areas of interest include diabetes, obesity, thyroid diseases and puberty disorders.

Qualifications

FRCP (Glasgow) | MRCP | MNAMS in Endocrinology (National Board of Examinations, New Delhi) | DM in Endocrinology (PGIMER, Chandigarh) | MD (Govt. Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram) | MBBS (Govt. Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram)

Achievements

34 years of experience in training medical students:

- Professor of Medicine/ Associate Professor at Govt. Medical Colleges - Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur & Calicut.

- Professor of Endocrinology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi.

Started Dip. N.B and DM courses in Endocrinology for first time in the state of Kerala.

DM examiner for many national institutes and medical colleges of India.

Past President of several national associations including the Endocrine Society of India, RSSDI and Indian Thyroid Society.

Editor of Thyroid Research & Practice and Associate Editor of RSSDI Journal.

Proficient in English, Malayalam.

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Dr. Vipin V.P
Senior Specialist
Dr. Vipin V.P

A Endocrinologist trained in management of diabetes in both adults and children; Dr. Vipin’s areas of special interest include diabetes mellitus, obesity, PCOS, metabolic bone diseases and pituitary disorders.

Qualifications

Specialty Certificate in Endocrinology and Diabetes (Royal College of Physicians, UK) | DNB in Endocrinology | DM in Endocrinology (SGPGIMS, Lucknow) | DNB in General Medicine | MD in General Medicine (Govt. Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram) | MBBS (Govt. Medical College Calicut) |

Achievements

Detailed studies:

Type 1 diabetes (all four islet auto antibodies including ZnT8A, HLA association and also studied type 1 b diabetes)

PCOS (CVD risk assessment in first degree relatives of PCOS)

Work on diabetes mellitus and PCOS published in American Society of Reproductive medicine journal

Awards:

Gold medal and best outgoing Postgraduate student - MD General Medicine (Year 2011) Govt. Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram

Best Outgoing student, 2006, Govt. Medical College Calicut

IMA Gold medal - Best outgoing student- MBBS, 45th Batch, Calicut Medical College (Year 2007)

Gold Medals during MBBS – Community medicine; Psychiatry; General Medicine; Surgery; and Obstetrics & Gynecology

Proficient in English, Malayalam, Hindi

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Dr. Nibu Dominic
Specialist
Dr. Nibu Dominic

An Endocrinologist trained in both adult and paediatric care, Dr. Nibu Dominic has experience in managing complex endocrinological disorders including young onset of diabetes, disorders of sex development, thyroid diseases, paediatric endocrine disorders, pituitary disorders, metabolic obesity, bone related conditions like osteoporosis and metabolic renal stone.

Qualifications

DM in Endocrinology (Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow) | MD in General Medicine (Govt. Medical College, Alappuzha) | MBBS (Govt. Medical College, Alappuzha) Proficient in English, Malayalam, Hindi

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