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Dr. Krishna G Seshadri, Endocrinologist in chennai
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Dr. Krishna G Seshadri

Endocrinologist

22 YRS Exp.

MBBS, AB certified

You pay 1500

CIRCLE MEMBER PAYS

90

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Language

English

Location

Apollo Hospitals Greams Road, Chennai

Available in 3 days

Available in 3 days

Dr. Ramkumar S, Endocrinologist in chennai

Dr. Ramkumar S

Endocrinologist

13 YRS Exp.

MBBS, MD, DNB (Diabetes & Endocrinology), DM (Diabetes & Endocrinology), AIIMS Fellow (Diabetes/Insulin Pumps, Sexual Medicine)

Starts at ₹ 1000

Language

English, Hindi, Tamil

Location

Apollo Sugar Clinics , Greams Road, Chennai

Available tomorrow

Available tomorrow at 9:00 AM

Dr. Anbazhahan Rajaram, Endocrinologist in chennai
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Dr. Anbazhahan Rajaram

Endocrinologist

26 YRS Exp.

MBBS, MRCP (UK) , DNDM, PG Dip in Diabetes and Endocrinology(U.K.)

You pay 800

CIRCLE MEMBER PAYS

48

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Language

English, Tamil

Location

Apollo Medical Centre, Annanagar, Chennai

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Dr. Ajith Kumar Vivekanandan, Ayurveda Practitioner in chennai
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Dr. Ajith Kumar Vivekanandan

Ayurveda Practitioner

30 YRS Exp.

BAMS

You pay 500

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75

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Language

English, Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam

Location

Apollo AyurVAID Hospitals..,, Chennai

Available at 4:30 AM

Dr. Smitha Jayadev, Ayurveda Practitioner in chennai
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Dr. Smitha Jayadev

Ayurveda Practitioner

13 YRS Exp.

BAMS, MD (Alternative Medicines)

You pay 500

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75

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Language

English, Hindi, Malayalam, Tamil

Location

Apollo AyurVAID Hospitals..,, Chennai

Available in 2 days

Dr. Anjali Sathya, Endocrinologist in chennai
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Dr. Anjali Sathya

Endocrinologist

20 YRS Exp.

MBBS, MD, DNB(Gen Med), DNB (Endo)

You pay 1000

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150

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Language

English, Tamil, Malayalam, Hindi, Telugu, Punjabi, Bengali

Location

Apollo Speciality Hospitals Vanagaram, Chennai

Available tomorrow

Dr. Usha Ayyagari, Endocrinologist in chennai

Dr. Usha Ayyagari

Endocrinologist

25 YRS Exp.

MBBS, MRCP(UK), MRCP (Edin), CCT (UK), FRCP (London)

Starts at ₹ 750

Language

Tamil, English, Hindi, Telugu

Location

Apollo Sugar Clinics, OMR, Chennai

Available at 3:00 AM

Available at 3:00 AM

Endocrinologist in Chennai

Hormones are the chemical messengers that regulate several biological functions inside your body. Apollo Hospitals host the best endocrinologist in Chennai to deliver expert care and treatment to the patients.

The endocrinologist in Chennai comes with an extensive experience of more than fifteen years. Due to this, many patients have reported a satisfactory recovery at Apollo Hospitals because of high quality of treatment. The best endocrinologist in Chennai adopts holistic and medicinal treatments to see what works best for their patients.

What does the best endocrinologist in Chennai do?

An endocrinologist in Chennai diagnoses and treats diseases related to hormones. Hormones are generally released in one part of the body and affect the other organ, which help maintain communication within the body. Some of the endocrine glands in the body are:

  • Adrenal gland
  • Parathyroid glands
  • Pineal gland
  • Pituitary gland
  • Thyroid gland

A range of conditions arise due to an imbalance in the hormones, including diabetes, menstrual cycle irregularities, and thyroid dysfunction. The top endocrinologist in Chennai doesn’t specialise in a specific body organ system. They collectively look at the symptoms and correlate them with a hormonal imbalance to curate a treatment plan accordingly.

When to visit the best endocrinologist in Chennai?

There is no right or wrong time to visit an endocrinology expert in Chennai. The necessity varies depending on one’s condition and the severity of the symptoms. Below are some situations in which it is important to see an endocrinologist in Chennai:

  • Difficulty in the management of blood sugar level in diabetes
  • Consuming hormone tablets and medications for too long
  • Development of thyroid nodules 
  • Abnormal test reports and scan images
  • Symptoms related to cancer in glands
  • Unusual symptoms during or after menopause that might lead to osteoporosis
  • Chronic symptoms that don’t subside after medication
  • Abnormally high or low levels of hormones

Apart from these symptoms, you can visit an endocrinologist in Chennai based on the suggestion of another medical expert. The best endocrinologist in Chennai collaborates with other physicians treat a condition properly. Sometimes it is necessary to visit an endocrinology specialist in Chennai Apollo Hospitals to monitor the efficacy of the ongoing treatment.

Apollo Hospitals have an internal division of endocrinologist in Chennai based on their expertise.

Below are the sub-specialities of endocrinologists you can find at Apollo Hospitals:

  • Paediatric endocrinology: This branch mainly deals with hormonal problems in children below 18 years. The doctor is responsible for treating metabolic disorders arising from genetic or congenital defects.
  • Thyroid endocrinology: In this branch, the professional deals with thyroid gland problems. The endocrinologist in Chennai can treat the condition using hormonal therapy, be it a minor imbalance or a severe cancerous growth.
  • Comparative endocrinology: This branch is more like a research field where the hormonal function of different individuals is compared. It is helpful in creating novel therapies for patients.
  • Endocrine-disrupting chemicals: It is a unique sub-speciality where other chemicals replace the hormones and regulate the function of the gland or the hormones in the body.

How Apollo 24|7 helps – Find the best endocrinologist in Chennai

Apollo 24|7 is an online application that makes consultation, testing, and treatment a seamless experience.

  • Consult with the best endocrinologist in Chennai: The application allows you to digitally connect with an endocrinologist within 15 minutes. You receive both online and in-clinic consultation appointments depending on your preference.
  • Lab tests at home: After consultation, you can book your lab test using the Apollo 24|7 portal and schedule a home sample collection within 30 minutes. Additionally, you can receive the reports within 6 hours of the test and consult with the endocrinologist in Chennai again to continue with the treatment protocol.
  • Easy to receive online medicines: Once the top endocrinologist in Chennai has prescribed the medication, you can order them via the Apollo 24|7 app or website. There is a 2-hour delivery assurance by the nearby Apollo pharmacy. All you need to do is upload your prescription and wait for the order to arrive at your doorstep. 

Frequently Asked Questions

What can an endocrinologist in Chennai help me with?

An endocrinologist in Chennai will not only diagnose and treat your hormonal issues but will also help you understand and manage your condition better. A top endocrinologist will help you: Understand the reason and mechanism behind the symptomsKnow if the condition is temporary, chronic, or permanentMake you aware of the tests you need and their benefitsGive you multiple treatment optionsSuggest ways to better manage your conditionPrescribe additional supplements, vitamins, or medications that you may need 

All the top 10 endocrinologist in Chennai will likely charge between Rs. 500 to Rs. 1200 per session. The charges may vary depending on factors such as duration and type of consultation, the experience of the professional, and expertise.

The endocrinology expert in Chennai can diagnose and treat the following problems: Diabetes and other metabolic conditions related to it Cancerous growth or tumours in different glands or systemMinor and major problems related to thyroid glands such as goitre, Hashimoto’s disease, or Grave’s diseaseImbalance in reproductive hormones that lead to PCOS, menopausal disorders, or erectile dysfunctionCalcium and bones conditions arising due to parathyroid glands 

Although you don’t need any specific preparation, you must make the best of your first visit to an endocrinologist in Chennai. Firstly, you must keep all your documents in place. The doctor might ask you about your medical and family history. Additionally, make them aware of your ongoing medications so they can create the treatment protocol accordingly.

Yes. The best endocrinologist in Chennai can help you with PCOS because this problem occurs due to an imbalance in reproductive hormones. PCOS and PCOD are common problems in women, and an endocrinologist in Chennai can help understand the condition’s underlying cause. Some initial symptoms include sudden acne outbursts, unwanted facial hair, and other chronic conditions.

The best endocrinologist in Chennai diagnoses the problems in the endocrine system using the following parameters: Physical examination Examining the noticeable symptoms in the bodyLooking at the medical history and family history and correlating the symptomsAnalysing the results of diagnostic test Monitoring the efficacy of the treatment 

The top endocrinologist in Chennai trust Apollo 24|7 for their diagnostic test services because of safe sample collection and quick delivery of results. Below are some of the tests an endocrinologist will likely order: Urine or blood testMetabolic testsGenetic examination such as karyotypingComplete health check-up Special screening packages such as diabetes test packages, cholesterol test packages or infertility screening  

Hormonal imbalance is a systemic medical problem at a molecular level. If you avoid visiting the endocrinologist, the issue might escalate to hypersecretion or hyposecretion of the hormone. As a result, it might severely affect the function of the gland and other organ systems.