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Dr. Rucha J Mehta Endocrinologist in Ahmedabad

Dr. Rucha J Mehta

DNB - Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, DNB - General Medicine, MBBS

Endocrinologist

17 Years Experience

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Specialization

  • Endocrinologist

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Gujarati

Education

  • DNB - Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism - King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas, Mumbai, 2009
  • DNB - General Medicine - University of Illinois, Urbana, 2004
  • MBBS - King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Mumbai, 1999

Registrations

  • 89175 - Maharashtra Medical Council, 1999

Experience

  • Endocrinologist at Apollo Hospital

Memberships

  • American Society of Internal Medicine (Governing Council Member)
  • AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGISTS
  • European Association for the Study of Diabetes
  • American Diabetes Association(Continuing Education committee)
  • Indian Medical Association of Southern California

About Dr. Rucha J Mehta

Dr. Rucha J Mehta is a best Endocrinologist in Bhat, Ahmedabad. She has over 17 years of experience as a Endocrinologist. She has done DNB - Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, DNB - General Medicine, MBBS. She is a member of American Society of Internal Medicine (Governing Council Member), AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGISTS, European Association for the Study of Diabetes, American Diabetes Association(Continuing Education committee), Indian Medical Association of Southern California. Dr. Rucha J Mehta currently practising at Apollo Hospital in Bhat, Ahmedabad. Doctor bestway communicate in English, Hindi, Gujarati with their patients. Dr. Rucha J Mehta offers a number of medical services include Consultation, Diabetes Management, Hypertension Treatment, Thyroid Disorder Treatment, Gestational Diabetes Management and many more.

Apollo Hospital

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Plot Number 1 A, Bhat GIDC Estate, Bhat, Ahmedabad, Landmark : Near Narayani Hotel Bhat

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₹ 1500 New Case

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02:00 PM - 03:45 PM

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Services

  • Consultation
  • Diabetes Management
  • Hypertension Treatment
  • Thyroid Disorder Treatment
  • Gestational Diabetes Management
  • Diabetes in Children
  • Thyroid Swelling
  • Lactation Counselling
  • Bioidentical hormone therapies for men and women
  • Hyper / Hypo - Thyroidism Treatment
  • Goiter Treatment

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Where does Dr. Rucha J Mehta Practice?

Dr. Rucha J Mehta Practice at Apollo Hospital, Bhat, Ahmedabad.

Which Services/Treatments Provided by Dr. Rucha J Mehta?

Dr. Rucha J Mehta is currently providing Services/Treatments like Consultation, Diabetes Management, Hypertension Treatment, Thyroid Disorder Treatment, Gestational Diabetes Management and many more. To see more Services/Treatments visit the Dr. Rucha J Mehta's Profile on drlogy.

What is Visiting/Consulting Fee of Dr. Rucha J Mehta?

Dr. Rucha J Mehta new case Visiting/Consulting fee is INR 1500. To see more charges like follow up and emergency visit the Dr. Rucha J Mehta's Profile on drlogy.

What is Dr. Rucha J Mehta's Education Qualification?

Dr. Rucha J Mehta has the following qualifications – DNB - Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, DNB - General Medicine, MBBS. For more information visit the Dr. Rucha J Mehta's Profile on drlogy.

What is the Speciality of Dr. Rucha J Mehta?

Dr. Rucha J Mehta's main specialization is Endocrinologist. For more information visit Dr. Rucha J Mehta's Profile on drlogy

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Where does Dr. Rucha J Mehta Practice?

Dr. Rucha J Mehta Practice at Apollo Hospital, Bhat, Ahmedabad.

Which Services/Treatments Provided by Dr. Rucha J Mehta?

Dr. Rucha J Mehta is currently providing Services/Treatments like Consultation, Diabetes Management, Hypertension Treatment, Thyroid Disorder Treatment, Gestational Diabetes Management and many more. To see more Services/Treatments visit the Dr. Rucha J Mehta's Profile on drlogy.

What is Visiting/Consulting Fee of Dr. Rucha J Mehta?

Dr. Rucha J Mehta new case Visiting/Consulting fee is INR 1500. To see more charges like follow up and emergency visit the Dr. Rucha J Mehta's Profile on drlogy.

What is Dr. Rucha J Mehta's Education Qualification?

Dr. Rucha J Mehta has the following qualifications – DNB - Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, DNB - General Medicine, MBBS. For more information visit the Dr. Rucha J Mehta's Profile on drlogy.

What is the Speciality of Dr. Rucha J Mehta?

Dr. Rucha J Mehta's main specialization is Endocrinologist. For more information visit Dr. Rucha J Mehta's Profile on drlogy

FAQ

What does an endocrine doctor do?

An endocrinologist is a medical doctor who specializes in the field of endocrinology, which is the study of hormones and the glands that produce them. Endocrinologists diagnose and treat conditions related to the endocrine system, which includes the thyroid, adrenal, and pituitary glands, as well as the pancreas and ovaries/testes. They also treat conditions related to metabolism, such as diabetes.

Some of the specific responsibilities of an endocrinologist include:

  • Diagnosing and treating hormonal imbalances, such as thyroid disorders and diabetes
  • Prescribing medication to manage hormonal imbalances
  • Monitoring patients with chronic conditions, such as diabetes, to ensure they are managing their condition effectively
  • Performing procedures such as fine-needle aspirations and biopsies of the thyroid or adrenal glands
  • Providing education and counseling to patients and their families about endocrine disorders and how to manage them
  • Coordinating care with other healthcare professionals, such as primary care physicians and surgeons, to provide comprehensive care for patients

Endocrinologists often work in hospitals, clinics, or private practice, and may also conduct research in the field of endocrinology.

When should you see a endocrinologist?

You may consider seeing an endocrinologist if you have symptoms or have been diagnosed with a condition related to the endocrine system. Some common reasons to see an endocrinologist include:

  1. Diabetes: If you have been diagnosed with diabetes or have symptoms such as excessive thirst, frequent urination, or blurred vision, an endocrinologist can help you manage your condition.
  2. Thyroid disorders: If you have symptoms such as fatigue, weight changes, or hair loss, an endocrinologist can evaluate your thyroid function and diagnose and treat conditions such as hypothyroidism or hyperthyroidism.
  3. Hormonal imbalances: If you have symptoms such as irregular menstrual cycles, hot flashes, or night sweats, an endocrinologist can evaluate your hormone levels and diagnose and treat conditions such as polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) or menopause.
  4. Adrenal disorders: If you have symptoms such as fatigue, weakness, or weight loss, an endocrinologist can evaluate your adrenal gland function and diagnose and treat conditions such as Addison's disease or Cushing's disease.
  5. Pituitary disorders: If you have symptoms such as headaches, visual changes, or abnormal growth patterns, an endocrinologist can evaluate your pituitary gland function and diagnose and treat conditions such as acromegaly or hypopituitarism.
  6. Calcium and bone disorders: If you have symptoms such as bone pain or weakness, an endocrinologist can evaluate your bone health and diagnose and treat conditions such as osteoporosis or hyperparathyroidism.

It's important to note that these symptoms can be caused by a variety of conditions and that not all of them are specific to the endocrine system. An endocrinologist will be able to perform various diagnostic tests and use different methods to evaluate your endocrine system and make an accurate diagnosis.

Why would a patient be referred to an endocrinologist?

A patient may be referred to an endocrinologist by their primary care physician or another specialist for a variety of reasons, including:

  1. Suspected or confirmed endocrine disorders: If a primary care physician or another specialist suspects or has confirmed an endocrine disorder, they may refer the patient to an endocrinologist for further evaluation, diagnosis and treatment.
  2. Complex endocrine cases: If a patient has a complex or rare endocrine disorder, they may be referred to an endocrinologist for specialized care and expertise.
  3. Diabetes management: If a patient has diabetes, they may be referred to an endocrinologist for specialized management, particularly if their diabetes is difficult to control or if they have complications from diabetes.
  4. Hormone replacement therapy: If a patient is going through menopause or has a condition that affects hormone levels, they may be referred to an endocrinologist for hormone replacement therapy.
  5. Thyroid disorders: If a patient has symptoms of a thyroid disorder, they may be referred to an endocrinologist for further evaluation and treatment, especially if the primary care physician suspects a complex thyroid disorder such as thyroid cancer.
  6. Bone and Calcium disorders: If a patient has symptoms of a bone disorder such as osteoporosis or hyperparathyroidism, they may be referred to an endocrinologist for further evaluation and treatment.
  7. Pituitary and Adrenal disorders: If a patient has symptoms of a pituitary or adrenal disorder, they may be referred to an endocrinologist for further evaluation and treatment.

It's important to note that referral to an endocrinologist is based on the patient's symptoms, medical history, and the results of diagnostic tests and it's not always necessary for every patient with endocrine-related symptoms or diagnosis.

What is the most common disease treated by an endocrinologist?

One of the most common diseases treated by an endocrinologist is diabetes. Diabetes is a chronic disease that affects the way the body processes blood sugar (glucose). Diabetes is caused by a problem with the hormone insulin, which regulates blood sugar levels.

  • Endocrinologists are experts in diabetes management, and they can provide patients with education, counseling, and medication to help them manage their diabetes and prevent or delay complications.
  • They also treat other related conditions such as metabolic syndrome and obesity which have a strong correlation with diabetes.
  • It's worth mentioning that endocrinologists also treat other common conditions such as thyroid disorders, osteoporosis, polycystic ovary syndrome, pituitary and adrenal disorders, and infertility.
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