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Careers in Internal Medicine: Journey from a MBBS graduate to Senior Consultant in Internal Medicine, Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad
With 20 years of experience, Dr Rajib Paul is one of the best general physicians in Hyderabad. Having completed his MBBS and MD (general medicine) from Patna Medical College, his areas of specialization include infectious disease treatment, immunity therapy, irritable bowel syndrome treatment, vaccination/immunization, diabetes management, chronic pain treatment, arthritis management, rheumatic heart disease treatment, and plantar fasciitis. Dr Rajib is also a member of the esteemed Medical Council of India. Internal medicine physicians or general physicians are doctors who are trained in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases that affect the internal organs. They are well-equipped to accurately diagnose and effectively treat a wide range of medical conditions. A general physician is someone you may consult for any kind of medical condition. He will effectively evaluate and treat you depending on your condition. He may also recommend you to a specialist if needed. An internal medicine physician like Dr Paul is proficient in an array of medical procedures. He will physically examine you to assess your overall health and check for signs of abnormalities. He will prescribe medications to treat your medical conditions. He may order laboratory tests or diagnostic imaging techniques, such as X-ray, CT scan, MRI, and ultrasound to help diagnose certain medical conditions or to monitor the effectiveness of ongoing treatment. Detailed Experience 1. Intensivist at Escorts Hospital, Faridabad, Haryana (2001 - 2002) 2. Junior Consultant, Intensivist and Associate in charge of Medical ICU, Image Hospital, Ameerpet, Hyderabad (2002 - 2004) 3. Senior Consultant (Internal Medicine and Critical Care) at Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad (2004 - till date) Learn from her experiences and insights to discover the immense potential of Gynecology as a career option. In this live online session, you will get a chance to hear directly from Dr.Rooma Sinha about her journey to becoming a renowned gynecologist . She will share the challenges she faced and the strategies he used to overcome them, providing valuable insights into what it takes to excel in this exciting and rewarding field. Don't miss this opportunity to gain a unique perspective on gynecology and get inspired to take the first steps towards a successful career in this field. Register now to secure your spot! Learn from her experiences and insights to discover the immense potential of critical care as a career option. In this live online session, you will get a chance to hear directly from Dr.Manimala Rao about her journey to becoming a renowned critical care physician. She will share the challenges she faced and the strategies she used to overcome them, providing valuable insights into what it takes to excel in this exciting and rewarding field. Don't miss this opportunity to gain a unique perspective on critical care and get inspired to take the first steps towards a successful career in this field. Register now to secure your spot! Learn from his experiences and insights to discover the immense potential of family medicine as a career option. In this live online session, you will get a chance to hear directly from Dr.Raman about his journey to becoming a renowned family medicine physician. He will share the challenges he faced and the strategies he used to overcome them, providing valuable insights into what it takes to excel in this exciting and rewarding field. Don't miss this opportunity to gain a unique perspective on family medicine and get inspired to take the first steps towards a successful career in this field. Register now to secure your spot!
About the Speaker
Dr. Rajib Paul
Senior Consultant, Internal Medicine, Apollo Hospital, Hyderabad
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