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Dr. Kalpana Gowrishankar

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Clinical Genetics and Counseling

25+ years experience

education

MBBS, DCH, PhD ( Genetics)

language

English, Hindi, Tamil

location

Apollo Children Hospitals Greams Road

Shafee Mohammed Road, Thousand Lights West Chennai Tamil Nadu

About Doctor

Dr. Kalpana Gowrishankar is a distinguished clinical geneticist and counselor based in Chennai, renowned for her exceptional expertise in addressing a wide spectrum of health conditions stemming from genetic mutations, birth defects, or chromosomal abnormalities. With over 25 years of experience, Dr. Kalpana specializes in diagnosing and treating complex genetic disorders such as Down's Syndrome, Turner Syndrome, Fragile X Syndrome, and Cystic Fibrosis. At Apollo Children Hospitals Greams Road, Dr. Kalpana Gowrishankar offers comprehensive genetic counseling and clinical genetics services, supported by her extensive qualifications including MBBS, DCH, and PhD in Genetics. She possesses the proficiency to provide personalized counseling to patients and their families, aiding them in comprehending their conditions and exploring available treatment options. Dr. Kalpana's unique expertise extends to rare genetic conditions like Hailey-Hailey disease, Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia, Glycogen Storage Disease, and others. With access to specialized diagnostic tests, she ensures accurate diagnosis and develops tailored treatment plans, which may encompass medication or advanced therapies, to optimize patient outcomes. Beyond her professional acumen, Dr. Kalpana is known for her compassionate approach, offering invaluable support to families navigating challenging diagnoses. Her commitment to enhancing the quality of life for individuals with genetic disorders is evident, instilling hope and resilience in her patients and their families as they journey towards better health and well-being. 

If you're in need of a clinical geneticist in your area, Dr. Kalpana Gowrishankar could be an excellent choice for personalized and top-notch medical attention.

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FAQs

How can I take an appointment with Dr Kalpana Gowrishankar ?

To book an online appointment with Dr Kalpana Gowrishankar, you can visit the app/website of Apollo 24/7, search for Dr Kalpana Gowrishankar name, and click on the ‘Consult’ button. Once you make the payment and confirm the consultation, your online appointment will be booked for the chosen appointment time.

Where does Dr Kalpana Gowrishankar practice?

Dr Kalpana Gowrishankar offers online consultations on our web platform Apollo 24/7 and Apollo 24/7 App. Also, available for physical consultations at the following locations:

Apollo Children Hospitals Greams Road,Chennai

What is the educational qualification of Dr Kalpana Gowrishankar ?

Dr Kalpana Gowrishankar is a Clinical Genetician And Counseling with over 25 Yrs. years of experience and has the following qualifications -MBBS, DCH, PhD ( Genetics)

What languages can Dr Kalpana Gowrishankar speak?

Dr Kalpana Gowrishankar can speak English, Hindi, Tamil.

Why do patients visit Dr Kalpana Gowrishankar?

Patients visit Dr Kalpana Gowrishankar for Clinical Genetics and Counseling related problems. To see more reasons visit the doctor's profile on Apollo 24|7.