MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DNB - General Medicine
Consultant - Internal Medicine
26 Years of Practice, 3 Awards Internal Medicine Specialist
A consultant at the department of internal medicine, Dr. Falguni has over 21 years of experience. She completed her MBBS, M.D. (Medicine), DNB (Medicine), FICP (Fellow of Indian College of Physicians), and MNAMS (Member of National Academy of Medical Sciences). Dr. Parikh also visited the departments of Critical care Medicine and Infectious Diseases at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center PA USA on Hargobind Medical Foundation Fellowship in 2004 (for 3 months).
Dr. Parikh has wide experience in the field of internal medicine and has handled patients with multiple medical issues and geriatric patients. She has a special interest in diagnosis and treatment of diseases common to the tropics like Malaria, Leptospirosis, Dengue, Typhoid, Cholera, and Tuberculosis.She has handled patients with tuberculosis of spine, chest, abdomen, lymph nodes, genitourinary tract, and bones. She has managed infections like rickettsial infections, hydatid disease, cysticercosis, amoebiasis, tropical eosinophilia and filariasis besides rare bacterial and viral infections like Brucellosis, Ebstein Barr virus infections, etc. She has experience in the treatment of HIV/AIDS and opportunistic infections in these patients.
Dr. Parikh worked for Fifteen years as a faculty (Assistant Professor followed by the Associate Professor) in Internal Medicine at the prestigious B.Y.L. Nair Hospital and Topiwala National Medical College which is a 1500 bedded multispecialty tertiary care hospital with a medical college situated in South Mumbai.
Fees: ₹ 1500
Medical School & Fellowships
MBBS - University of Bombay, Mumbai , 1991
MD - General Medicine - University of Bombay, Mumbai , 1994
DNB - General Medicine - National Board of Examinations, New Delhi
Fellowship - Indian College of Physicians
Fellowship - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA, USA , 2004
Member - National Academy of Medical Sciences
Member - Association of Physicians of India
Member - Hypertension Society of India
Associate Member - Infectious Disease Society of America
Member - Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine
Member - Association of Medical Consultants of India
Member - Geriatric Society of India
Member - Infectious Disease Society of India
Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital and Medical Research Institute, Mumbai
Awarded M J Shah Memorial Award in Tropical Medicine by Association of Physicians of India for paper on "Changing spectrum of Leptospirosis"
Awarded Hargobind Medical Foundation Fellowship for training at University of Pittsburgh Medical Centre, PA, USA
Awarded certificate of appreciation by the Govt. of Maharashtra for management of patients with monsoon related illnesses post deluge