We have the privilege of esteemed medical professionals on our advisory panel. While your own doctor is the best person to advice you about your diabetes related queries, our panel will be happy to take questions from you.
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OUR MEDICAL ADVISORS
Dr. Ghanshyam Dulera is a medical practitioner with over 25 years of experience. His pragmatic viewpoint about countering diabetes comes from being a diabetic himself and his PG certification in Diabetes and Diabetes management. He uses his involvement with Rotary International to carry out various diabetes camps and awareness campaigns. In his spare time, he enjoys listening to music and watching movies. Our heartfelt gratitude to Dr. Dulera for joining our cause and being our medical advisor.
Dr. Rajendra Agarkar
Founder President – Society of prevention of hypertension and diabetes (India)
Society for Prevention of Hypertension & Diabetes has set its ultimate goal to reduce the overall prevalence of these diseases in India. They are planning their activities aimed at 65% of population, which is the population below 35 years. They believe that there is no better weapon than the prevention to fight the Tsunami of these diseases.
Our heartfelt gratitude to Dr. Agarkar for encouraging our cause and being our medical advisor.
Ms. Geeta Shenoy is an experienced medical nutritionist and a diet & fitness consultant. Her specialties include weight management, diabetes & cardiac health management, sports nutrition, nutrition education and lifestyle modification.
For 26 plus years she has been working continuously to bring about awareness in people regarding the role of preventive nutrition and inculcate better eating habits.
Apart from being a consultant at various hospitals and clinics, she has set up her own ‘Nutrition & Wellness clinic’ to take this noble cause ahead. We are thankful to Ms. Shenoy for adding another dimension to our efforts and accepting to be our medical advisor.
Dr. Priti Sanghvi is an experienced medical professional and a consultant diabetologist with a rich experience of over 14 years. Apart from her own practice she has worked as a consultant diabetologist at various clinics and hospitals. Her achievements include participation in various camps, workshops, national and international conferences. She is a member RSSDI (Research Society of Study of Diabetes in India), DFSI (Diabetes Foot Society of India) and IMA (Indian Medical Association).
Dr. Priti Sanghvi is my diabetologist and she holds a very special place in my heart. My diabetes is well managed due to her guidance and support. It is completely my pleasure to have her presence on this blog. – Geeta Aiyer
Dr. Rashmi Wighe is a dermatologist (M.D. Dermatology, D.D.V., P.G.D.C.R (Mumbai)), practicing for the past 15 years. She has completed her M.B.B.S. from M.G.M. Medical College, Navi Mumbai and her post graduation in dermatology from Topiwala Nair Medical College, Mumbai. For the past 15 years, she has been working as an Honorary Dermatologist for various charitable hospitals in Mumbai. Along with clinical practice, she also has worked as a part time consultant for Kaya Skin Clinic and later worked in the pharmaceutical industry as a Medical Advisor for Stiefel Laboratories and GSK, India. Having worn multiple hats, she is now a full time practitioner.
Her belief is that good health is the best asset that one could have, it’s the best investment that one could make and it definitely gives good returns over a period of time. Taking care of our health is our responsibility and it should be done in a holistic manner. Her mantra in life: “Be healthy, be Happy!!”