Dr Ravisankar Erukulpati

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Dr Ravisankar Erukulpati

MBBS; MRCP (UK), CCT - GIM, Diabetes & Endocrinology (UK)

Endocrinologist

Apollo Health City Jubilee Hills & 1 more
  • 10 Years of experience
  • English,Hindi,Telugu
  • 590 Recommendations
  •  MON-SAT | 09:00 AM-01:45 PM, 01:45 PM-05:00 PM

Awards and Achievements

  • Gold medalist during MBBS at Guntur Medical College

Research and Publications

  • Papers, Publications and Presentations in reputed medical journals and societies.  
  • Book on PLAB 1 Exam (UK)
  • Humbled  to surface in the book, “Life Savers-from the diary of a medical journalist”, published 2012,  a compendium of the personal and professional lives of about 40 doctors giving insight into their lives and achievements

Qualification

MBBS; MRCP (UK), CCT - GIM, Diabetes & Endocrinology (UK)

Work Experience

  • Specialist Registrar, Diabetes & Endocrinology, Northern Deanery, UK - a world renowned centre of excellence in Diabetes & Endocrinology
  • Consultant Endocrinologist, Sunderland Royal Hospital, UK
  • Consultant, Department of Endocrinology, Apollo Hospitals, Jubilee Hills (since last assignment)

He provides treatment for:

  • Diabetes Mellitus, type 1 and type 2.
  • Diabetes Complications including foot ulcers, neuropathy, and peripheral vascular disease.
  • Insulin pump therapy.
  • Continuous Glucose monitoring systems.
  • Lipid Disorders.
  • Diabetes Emergencies.
  • Thyroid Disorders.
  • Pituitary Disorders.
  • Adrenal Disorders.
  • Hypoparathyroidism.
  • Hyperparathyroidism.
  • Hypothyroidism.
  • Hyperthyroidism.
  • Gynecomastia.
  • Delayed Growth.
  • Endocrine Cancers.
  • Thyroid Cancer.
  • Calcium & Bone diseases including osteoporosis, osteomalacia, and vitamin D deficiency.
  • Rare Endocrine Disorders.
  • Endocrine Disorders in critically ill patients.

 

Certifications & Professional Memberships

  • MRCP-UK
  • CCT-GIM-UK
  • CCT- DIABETES & ENDOCRINOLOGY(UK)
  • Member, Royal College of Physicians, UK.
  • Specialist Registrar, Diabetes & Endocrinology, GIM (2005-2010)

Medical Council Registration

41649

Special Interests

  • Extensive experience in Screening, Diagnosis and Management of Diabetes mellitus and related problems 
  • Management of foot complications such as Ulcers
  • Neuropathy and Peripheral vascular disease 
  • Insulin Pump treatment & Continuous Glucose
  • Monitoring System (CGMS)  & Lipid ( Cholesterol ) disorders  
  • Inpatient care for Diabetic Emergencies 
  • Diabetes andThyroid problems in Pregnancy 
  • Thyroid diseases: Hypothyroidism, Hyperthyroidism eg. Grave’s disease, Goitre (Thyroid lumps and bumps), Obesity 
  • Endocrine issues related to Bariatric Surgery 
  • Growth disorders: Short stature, Growth Hormone deficiency, Delayed Puberty, Precocious Puberty  
  • Gynaecomastia (big breasts in male), Turner’s Syndrome, Klinefelter’s Syndrome 
  • Menstrual problems and Hormone replacement therapy 
  • Hirsutism (Excessive hair growth on face and body in women) 
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome 
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia 
  • Male Hypogonadism, Erectile Dysfunction 
  • Hormonal problems related to Infertility  
  • Calcium and Bone disease: Osteoporosis, Osteomalacia, Vitamin D deficiency, Paget’s Disease, Hyperparathyroidism, Hypoparathyroidism 
  • Electrolyte imbalances: Sodium, Potassium, Calcium, Magnesium  
  • Pituitary diseases: Hypopituitarism, Acromegaly, Cushing’s disease, Prolactin related problems, Pituitary tumours, Water imbalance
  • Adrenal diseases such as Addison’s disease, Cushing’s Syndrome, Conn’s Syndrome, Phaeochromocytoma 
  • Steroid problems due to steroid medications 
  • Cancer of Endocrine glands eg., Thyroid Cancer, Neuro-Endocrine Tumours, Rare Endocrine disorders eg., MEN Syndrome
  • Hypoglycaemic disorders 
  • Endocrinological disorders in the critically ill

Summary

  • Dr. Ravi Sankar Erukulapati is a Consultant Endocrinologist and Diabetologist. He practices at Apollo Hospitals in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad. He is a highly experienced Endocrinologist with special interest in thyroid and other hormone disorders. In his 17 plus-years of practice, he has numerous publications to his credit.
  • He has published papers in several reputed medical journals and societies. Of note, he has also published a book on PLAB 1 exam in UK. His expertise is in providing treatment for both type 1 and type 2 diabetes, and endocrine disorders like obesity, hypogonadism, pituitary disorders, adrenal diseases, gynecomastia, and cancer of the thyroid just to name a few. He has been awarded many gold medals, distinctions, and certificates in his career till now.

 


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