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Online Covid consultation

Dr. B Krupan Kumar, General Physician/ Internal Medicine Specialist Online
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Apollo 24|7

Dr. B Krupan Kumar

General Physician/ Internal Medicine Specialist

20 YRS Exp.

MBBS, MD GENERAL MEDICINE

You pay 700

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42

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Language

English, Hindi, Telugu, Kannada, Urdu

Location

Apollo Hospitals Hyderguda, Hyderguda

Available in 4 mins

Available in 4 mins

Dr. Sitaram V. Chowti, General Physician/ Internal Medicine Specialist Online
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Apollo 24|7

Dr. Sitaram V. Chowti

General Physician/ Internal Medicine Specialist

40 YRS Exp.

MBBS, MD

You pay 900

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54

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Language

English, Hindi, Kannada

Location

Apollo Hospitals Jayanagar, Bengaluru

Available in 4 mins

Dr. Impana G N, Physician/ Internal Medicine/ Covid Consult Online
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Apollo 24|7

Dr. Impana G N

Physician/ Internal Medicine/ Covid Consult

6 YRS Exp.

MBBS,DNB FAMILY MEDICINE, MNAMS ,CCEBDM

You pay 550

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83

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Language

English, Hindi, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam

Location

Apollo BGS Hospital Adichuchanagiri Road, Mysuru

Available in 4 mins

Available at 8:30 AM

Dr. Dhanraj K, General Physician/ Internal Medicine Specialist Online
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Dr. Dhanraj K

General Physician/ Internal Medicine Specialist

23 YRS Exp.

MBBS, MD (Internal Medicine)

You pay 1000

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60

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Language

English, Hindi, Telugu

Location

Apollo Hospitals Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad

Available in 4 mins

Available in 4 mins

Dr. Mary Susan K S, General Physician/ Internal Medicine Specialist Online
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Dr. Mary Susan K S

General Physician/ Internal Medicine Specialist

11 YRS Exp.

MBBS, MD INTERNAL MEDICINE

You pay 700

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42

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Language

English, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam

Location

Apollo Clinic, Sarjapur Road, Bengaluru

Available in 9 mins

Available in 2 days

Dr Nikhat Shamim, General Practitioner Online
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Dr Nikhat Shamim

General Practitioner

4 YRS Exp.

MBBS

You pay 450

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68

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Language

Hindi, Bengali, English

Location

Family Health Clinic., Kolkata

Available in 9 mins

Renuka Chandran, Obstetrician and Gynaecologist Online
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Renuka Chandran

Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

30 YRS Exp.

MBBS, MD, DGO, Masters in Advanced Ultrasound in Obs & Gynea

You pay 700

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105

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Language

English, Hindi, Telugu, Kannada

Location

Apollo Clinic Bellandur, Bengaluru

Available in 9 mins

Available tomorrow at 3:30 AM

Dr Sravani Kuppam, General Physician/ Internal Medicine Specialist Online
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Dr Sravani Kuppam

General Physician/ Internal Medicine Specialist

12 YRS Exp.

MBBS DNB General Medicine, CCDM (Diabetes)

You pay 550

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33

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English, Telugu, Hindi, Kannada

Location

Apollo Medical Center, Marathahalli, Bengaluru

Available in 9 mins

Dr. Suresh G, General Physician/ Internal Medicine Specialist Online
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Dr. Suresh G

General Physician/ Internal Medicine Specialist

25 YRS Exp.

MBBS, MD

You pay 700

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42

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Language

English, Hindi, Telugu, Kannada

Location

Apollo Clinic Bellandur, Bengaluru

Available in 9 mins

Available at 12:30 PM

Dr. Dayanand Balappa Yaligar, General Physician/ Internal Medicine Specialist Online
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Dr. Dayanand Balappa Yaligar

General Physician/ Internal Medicine Specialist

21 YRS Exp.

MBBB, DIP (Cardiology), MHSc (Diab), PGDGC, Regd GMC (UK)

You pay 650

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98

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Language

English, Hindi, Kannada

Location

Apollo Clinic, Electronic City, Bengaluru

Available at 8:10 AM

Available in 9 mins

COVID-19 consultation is an online consultation service provided for COVID-19 patients. It enables people to consult doctors online and receive medical advice about their symptoms. This service is provided by infectious disease specialists or general practitioners (family doctors) who specialise in treating COVID-19 patients.

COVID consultation online has become increasingly important during the pandemic as it reduces the risk of spreading the virus by minimising physical interactions between patients and healthcare workers. It also enables people to receive medical advice from the comfort of their homes.

Who is an Infectious Disease Specialist or General Practitioner?

An infectious disease specialist is a medical practitioner who specialises in the diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases. They are responsible for identifying the cause of infections, prescribing appropriate medication, and developing treatment plans to manage the patient's symptoms.

A general practitioner (family doctor) is a medical professional who provides primary care to patients. They are trained to diagnose and treat a wide range of medical conditions and refer patients to specialists if necessary.

In the context of COVID-19, both infectious disease specialists and general practitioners are qualified to provide COVID-19 consultation services.

When Should You Consult an Infectious Disease Specialist or General Practitioner for COVID-19?

It is recommended that people consult an infectious disease specialist or a general practitioner if they experience COVID symptoms such as fever, cough, fatigue, loss of taste or smell, difficulty breathing, or sore throat.

Additionally, people who have been in close contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 should also consult a doctor for guidance on how to proceed.

What Medical Conditions Do Infectious Disease Specialists and General Practitioners Treat?

Infectious disease specialists and general practitioners are qualified to treat a wide range of medical conditions, including but not limited to:
- Flu
- Pneumonia
- Tuberculosis
- HIV
- Hepatitis B and C
- Sexually transmitted infections
- Lyme disease
- Meningitis

In the context of COVID-19, they are responsible for diagnosing and treating COVID symptoms and providing medical advice to patients who have been exposed to the virus.

What Are the Different Types of Procedures Conducted by Infectious Disease Specialists and General Practitioners?

Infectious disease specialists and general practitioners conduct a variety of procedures to diagnose and treat medical conditions. Some of the most common procedures include:
- Blood tests
- Urine tests
- Imaging tests (such as X-rays and CT scans)
- Swabs (for COVID-19 testing)
- Prescribing medication

How Can I Consult an Infectious Disease Specialist or General Practitioner for COVID-19?

COVID consultation online can be accessed through Apollo 24/7's app or website. Patients can book an appointment online and consult with their doctor via video conference or phone call.

During the consultation, the doctor will ask about the patient's symptoms, medical history, and any possible exposure to COVID-19. Based on this information, they will provide medical advice, prescribe medication, or recommend further testing if necessary.

It is important to note that COVID-19 consultation is not a substitute for emergency medical care. If someone experiences severe COVID symptoms such as difficulty breathing or chest pain, they should seek immediate medical attention.

The Role of Infectious Disease Specialists or General Practitioners in Healthcare

Infectious disease specialists and general practitioners play a crucial role in healthcare by providing primary care to patients and treating a wide range of medical conditions. They also play a critical role in managing the COVID-19 pandemic by identifying cases, providing medical advice, and prescribing appropriate treatment.

COVID-19 consultation has become an essential service during the pandemic as it enables people to access medical advice from the safety of their homes. By minimising physical interactions between patients and healthcare workers, COVID consultation online helps to reduce the risk of spreading the virus and ensures that patients receive timely medical advice.

In conclusion, COVID-19 consultation is an essential service provided by infectious disease specialists and general practitioners. It enables people to receive medical advice about their COVID symptoms, reduces the risk of spreading the virus, and ensures that patients receive timely medical care. If you experience any COVID-19 symptoms or have been exposed to the virus, consult your doctor online for guidance on how to proceed.
 

Frequently Asked Questions

What is an online doctor consultation for COVID?

An online doctor consultation for COVID is a virtual consultation with certified infectious disease specialists and general practitioners, where you can discuss COVID symptoms and seek medical advice.

You can easily book COVID online consultation through the Apollo 24/7 platform.

Online consultations eliminate the need for physical visits to the hospital, which reduces the risk of infection transmission. Second, it saves time and effort.

Yes, you can consult any certified infectious disease specialist and general practitioner (family doctor) who has experience in treating COVID-19 patients if you experience COIVD symptoms.

No, it is not necessary. However, if you suspect that you have COVID symptoms, you should get tested before consulting a doctor.

The doctor will ask you questions about your COVID symptoms, medical history, and any underlying health conditions that may affect your treatment.

Yes, doctors can prescribe medications based on your symptoms and medical history.

If your condition worsens after the online consultation, you should contact your doctor immediately or seek emergency medical care.

Yes, it is safe to share medical history with a certified doctor through the Apollo 24/7 platform. The platform is highly secure and maintains patient confidentiality.

It depends on the type of insurance you have. You should check with your insurance provider to see if they cover virtual consultations.