Dr. Chandrakant Rao


Name Dr. Chandrakant  Rao
Qualifications MBBS, Diploma in Diabetology (Mumbai), RCP (UK)
Diabetes/Obesity (Childhood Obesity, Diabetic foot, Pregnancy & Diabetes)

Experience in Brief

  1. Routine procedure, Management of medical, surgical cases and gynaecology cases.
  2. Medicine procedures like pleural, ascetic & CSF tap, Liver biopsy, Management of infectious cases.
  3. Medical & surgical emergencies.
  4. Indoor and OPD medical m/m.
  5. Post graduation in Diabetology and preventive Cardiology.
  6. OPD/IPD and post-graduate training.
  7. Consultant Diabetologist Childhood obesity project.
  8. Consultant “Center for Advanced diabetes care” and a special clinic for Child Obesity clinic.
  9. Pregnancy diabetic clinic, Diabetic foot clinic.

Research And Experienc:e

  1. Study co-ordinator for DREAM study (Multicenter international trial to study the role of Rosiglitazone and Ramipril in the prevention of progression of IFG to T2DM.
  2. Analysis of welcome Genetic study data at KEM hospital (Study of causes of diabetes in young subjects).
  3.  Innovator- ‘WISEX’ Exercise machine (patent pending),
  4.  Principal investigator in GUARD study a post-marketing study for patient receiving Vildagliptin and/or Vildagliptin plus Metformin combination
  5.  COP- Child Obesity at schools- Preventive program at the school in Pune, dealing with obesity and lifestyles modifications. Annual BMI registry and seminar for parents/teachers/children.

Teaching Experience:

  1. Post-graduate training of DNB medicine student at KEM hospital in form of lectures, tutorials and case presentations
  2. CME’s for General Practitioners, nurses and paramedical staff.


Speciality Doctor’s Name OPD Days Timings
Diabetology Dr. C. Rao Wed 10 am to 12 pm
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