Dr Gireesh Kumar

Speciality - Internal Medicine
Designation - Specialist

Lic No. P8850

Qualification:

  • MD -General Medicine (Manipal University)
  • MBBS ( Kerala University)
  • Post-MD Fellowship in Diabetology (Amrita Institute of Medical Science, Kochi)

Total Number of Experience -15 years

Dr. Gireesh Kumar Bharathan graduated in medicine from Govt.T.D.Medical College, Alappuzha, Kerala University. Before procuring MBBS from Kerala University, he completed a Bachelor of  Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery (BAMS) from Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala with First Class and First Rank in 1994.

He did his Post graduation in General Medicine from  Kasturba Medical College(KMC, Mangalore), Manipal University, India, followed by his one year Post-MD Fellowship in Diabetology from prestigious Endocrinology of Podiatry Department of Amrita Institute of Medical Science, Kochi, Kerala.

Area of Interest

Clinical Endocrinology and Diabetology and its complications, Infectious diseases affecting the brain, lungs and other internal organs.

Publications

  • “Splenic Complications in Malaria – A Case Series” published in South East Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health; Vol39 No.5 September 2008
  • “A Rare Cause for Intra-thoracic Mass in an elderly male” published in Annals of Thoracic medicine, Year: 2007| Volume: 2 | Issue : 3 | Page: 143-144
  • A Case of Oesophageal Tuberculosis: presented at State Annual Conference of Associate Physicians of India, Kerala Chapter in October 2008, held at Kottayam, KERALA.
  • Co-authored in an article titled “Glitazone Controversies” published in a scientific book named “Controversies in Diabetes” released in APICON(Annual Conference of Association of Physicians of India) held at Jaipur, India in January,

Achievements:

First Rank  in BAMS(Ayurveda) from M.G University, Kottayam, KERALA, INDIA in 1994

Maharani Sethu Parvathi Bhai Scholarship for Medicine in 1999 – 2000.

Work Experience

Consultant Physician and unit chief of dept of General Medicine, Holy Family Hospital Thodupuzha, Kerala ( 2010-2016)

Consultant Physician, Medical Trust Hospital Diabetology Research Center, Kulanada, Kerala (2008-2009)

Worked as a fellow in the Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Podiatry in the department in AIMS, Kochi. (2009-2010)

Memberships :

Life member, Association of Physicians of India

Life member, Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India

Life Member, Indian Medical Association