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South Mumbai - New Age

Visit days: MON-SAT 10AM-5PM

Role: CONSULTANT ENDOCRINOLOGY, DIABETES AND OBESITY PHYSICIAN


Dr. Akshay Jain

MD (USA), FACE (USA), CCD (USA), ECNU (USA), DABIM (USA), DABOM (USA)
Consultant Endocrinology / Diabetes

Bio

Coming from a family of physicians, Dr. Akshay Jain moved to the USA after medical schooling to pursue specialization in Internal Medicine. There, he became the only 4-time winner of the prestigious Rochester Academy of Medicine Award during residency. While working in Rochester, New York, he worked on many research projects in the field of diabetes. He also had the opportunity of working at the renowned Cleveland Clinic Foundation Hospital, where his interest in Endocrinology solidified after working with the likes of Dr. Adi Mehta, Dr. Robert Zimmerman and Dr. Sethu Reddy. He subsequently completed a fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at the prestigious Harbor-UCLA/ City of Hope hospital in Los Angeles, California under the tutelage of Dr. Ron Swerdloff, Dr. Andrew Gianoukakis and Dr. Behrouz Salehian. It is during this time that he got elected to the Board of Directors of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, becoming the youngest physician to receive this honour. After completing his fellowship, he moved to Calgary, Canada in 2013 where he practiced alongside Dr. Stuart Ross. In the 3 years he worked there, he was ranked the #1 endocrinologist in Calgary and Alberta (#3 In Canada) on the basis of patient reviews on www.RateMDs.com. Currently, he practices at the Wockhardt Hospital in South Mumbai.

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Education

Dr. Akshay Jain MD (USA), FACE (USA), CCD (USA), ECNU (USA), DABIM (USA), DABOM (USA) is India's only physician with triple board-certification by the American Boards in Endocrinology, Obesity Medicine and Internal Medicine.


He is currently associated with Wockhardt Hospital, South Mumbai. He has previously worked in the USA and Canada for nearly 9 years before returning to India. He is the founding President of the Canadian Chapter of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists.

Certifications

  • Fellow of American College of Endocrinology (FACE) , USA
  • Certified Clinical Densitometrist (CCD) conferred by the International Society of Clinical Densitometry, USA
  • Endocrine Certification in Neck Ultrasonography (ECNU), USA
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine (DABOM)
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine (DABIM)
  • Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Clinical research (IPPCR) by the National Institute of Health, USA

Awards & Honors

  • India's only physician with triple board-certification by the American Boards in Endocrinology, Obesity Medicine and Internal Medicine
  • Founding President of the Canadian Chapter of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists.
  • Winner of the 2016 Donnell D. Etzwiler Diabetes Scholarship at the International Diabetes Center and Mayo Clinic in Minnesota, USA.
  • Ex Board of Directors of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
  • Selected Outstanding Reviewer of the Year for the Annals of Internal Medicine
  • The only 4-time winner of the prestigious Rochester Academy of Medicine Award during residency
Primary Location

South Mumbai - New Age

Wockhardt Hospitals, South MumbaiA New Age Hospital1877, Dr.Anand Rao Nair Road,Near Agripada Police Station,Mumbai Central (E),Mumbai- 400 011

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