Dr. Rakesh Luthra

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Qualification: Dr.Rakesh Luthra, a Diabetes doctors in Amritsar, is an MBBS from Government Medical College, Amritsar. He is PG diploma in diabetes (ADA 2004). He also pursued TUNNDA course in diabetes from the University of New Castle, Calaghan , AUSTRALIA, followed by a Steno course in diabetes from Ahmedabad. He has done another PG course in diabetes from Boston University.

Membership: He has life membership at R.S.S.D.I., ADA and IMA

Present Position: Currently, he is serving as Medical director at Sarvodya hospital, which is equipped with latest technologies and facilities for treatment of diabetes.

Clinical Experience:Dr. Rakesh, Sugar specialist in Amritsar, has 21 years of clinical experience. He worked as SMO at Kakkar hospital, Amritsar. He also worked as Medical officer cardiology at GMC, Amritsar. He has been visiting physician at Fortis Hospital, Mahajan Hospital, Shoor Hospital, Nayar Hospital, Pulse Hospital and EMC Hospital, Amritsar.

Specializations

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  • Diabetes specialist in Amritsar.
  • Diabetes specialist in Pathankot.
  • Dealing with more than 50 diabetic patients everyday
  • Specializes in foot amputation and skin
  • Specializes in grafting in diabetic foot
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Awards

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  • Received Rashtriya Rattan Award by governor of Tamil Nadu SH. Bishan Naryan Singh.
  • Gold medalist in PG course in ADA (2004)
  • Charitable clinical camps are conducted at various places once in a week free OPD.

Conference Participations

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  • - Attended Apimax at Kuala Lumpur.
  • - Attended Apicon
  • - Attended RSSDI
  • - Attended ADA June 2014 at USA.
  • - Attended Diabetic conclave conducted by Elli lily at Cabana

Certified Courses

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  • 76th scientific session by ADA (Clinical Diabetology update).
  • ACS 2016 and awarded 4 credit hours of CME.
  • ACS 2014 and awarded 5 credit hours of CME.
  • 7th national insulin summit at HiCC Hyderabad , 2013.
  • ACS 2012 and awarded 6 credit hours of CME.
  • Educational programme on role of statins in Stroke Management by Journal of American College of Cardiology.
  • Cardiovascular therapeutics Symposium by Boston University.

Speaker

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  • Participated as a speaker at Country Inn in CME program conducted by Elli lily on ‘Insulin therapy”
  • Participated as a speaker at Holiday Inn in CME program conducted by Novartis on Hypoglycaemia
  • Participated as a speaker at Best Western in CME program conducted by Cadila on Beta Blocker in Diabetes
  • Participated as a speaker at Country Inn in CME program conducted by Sanofi on “Interesting case study in Diabetes”
  • Participated as a speaker at Country Inn in CME program conducted by MSD on “Comprehensive Glycemic Control”
  • Participated as a speaker at Country Inn in CME program conducted by Abbott on “Management of Hyperglycemia in hospital setting”
  • Participated as a speaker at Country Inn in CME program conducted by Alkem on “Hypoglycemia & CV risk”
  • Participated as a speaker in CME on Hypoglycemia at Amritsar on 13-06-2010.
  • Participated as a speaker in Obesity CME in Amritsar.
  • Participated as a speaker in Sub-Clinical Atherosclerosis-role CME in Amritsar
  • Participated as a speaker in CME about Incretin mimetic at Amritsar
  • Participated as a speaker in Post Prandial Hyperglycemia is it an important risk factor CME
  • Participated as a guest speaker on Topic "Diabetes infection" at Country Inn.
  • Participated as a guest speaker for a lecture on "Interesting Case Studies" at Country inn.
  • Participated as a speaker for a lecture on "What after Metformin" at Country inn conducted by Boehringer.
  • Participated as a speaker for a lecture on GLIPTINS at Qadian (Noor hospital) conducted by Boehringer.
  • Participated as a speaker for a webinar on SGLT 2 inhibitors by Johnson & Johnson.