Virtual care, using video conferencing to contact with patients, is important during the COVID-19 pandemic. Physicians, residents, nursing assistants, nurses, and allied health care workers have adopted virtual care. Virtual care is different from in-person care. Virtual care has several complexities, including regulatory standards, platforms, technology and troubleshooting, patient selection, etiquette, and workflow. Delivering high-quality, egalitarian, and competent virtual care will inspire patients to continue care in these challenging times.
President Heart Care Foundation of India and Group Editor in Chief MEDtalks
Recipient of Padma Shri, Vishwa Hindi Samman, National Science Communication Award and Dr B C Roy National Award, Dr Aggarwal is a physician, cardiologist, spiritual writer and motivational speaker. He was the Past President of the Indian Medical Association and President of Heart Care Foundation of India. He was also the Editor in Chief of the IJCP Group, Medtalks and eMediNexus
Associate Professor in the Postgraduate Department of Medicine at SCB Medical College, Cuttack
MD, FICP, Internal Medicine. Diabetologist and Critical Care Physician based in Cuttack. Was in Orissa Medical Education Service since 1999. Presently functioning as Associate Professor in the Postgraduate Department of Medicine at SCB Medical College, Cuttack. Completed MBBS (Hons), MD (General Medicine) and a Fellow of the Indian College of Physicians (FICP). Underwent special training in Diabetes by Johns Hopkins University (USA), Steno Diabetes Center (Denmark) and Joslin Diabetes Center (USA). An active member of a large number of academic and professional associations and serves on the executive committees of several of them. Has served as Editor of Journals such as the Orissa Physicians Journal the Orissa Medical Journal, etc. Authored over 40 papers and articles on subjects relating to Internal Medicine and Diabetes which has been published in National as well as International Journals.
MD (Med), FCPS, FICP, FISE, FGSI Consultant Physician, Cardiopulmonologist Diabetologist, Mumbai
Dr. Ketan K Mehta is MD (Med), FCPS, FICP, FISE, FGSI Consultant Physician, Cardiopulmonologist Diabetologist, Mumbai, He has been practicing for the last two decades. He can be consulted at the Health Harmony clinic in Malad, as well as at a number of reputed Hospitals in the western suburbs, such as Suchak Hospital (Malad East), Asian Heart Institute (BKC), Seven Hills Hospital (Marol), and Nanavati Hospital (Vile Parle), among others. Dr. Mehta has an MD in Medicine and is a Fellow of several medical associations.
Prof Dr. L. Sreenivasa Murthy, Managing Director and senior Consulting Physician and Diabetologist in Life Care Hospital and Research Centre (LCHRC) Sahakar Nagar, Bangalore
Prof Dr. L. Sreenivasa Murthy, Managing Director and senior Consulting Physician and Diabetologist in Life Care Hospital and Research Centre (LCHRC) Sahakar Nagar, Bangalore, Dr. Sreenivasa Murthy has completed his MBBS and MD (Internal Medicine) from Dr. B R Ambedkar Medical College (Bangalore) and KIMS, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (Bangalore) respectively.
Chief of Cardiology and Director of the Cardiac Catherisation Laboratory at Holy Family Hospital in Bandra.
Dr Brian Pinto is a Senior Interventional Cardiologist based in Mumbai. He is currently Chief of Cardiology and Director of the Cardiac Catherisation Laboratory at Holy Family Hospital in Bandra. He is also attached to Breach Candy Hospital, MGM Hospital (Vashi), Saifee Hospital and Balabhai Nanavati Hospital as Visiting Interventional Cardiologist. In addition, he has his private clinic located at Santa Cruz (West) in suburban Mumbai. Dr Brian Pinto completed his MBBS with Distinction through Mumbai University in 1980. He then went on to obtain the MD postgraduation degree (1984) and DM Cardiology superspeciality degree (1986), both through Mumbai University.
General Physician in Bangalore
Dr Aditya S Chowti is a well-known doctor based in Bangalore who specialises in General Physician. He has over 11 years of experience practising medicine in various hospitals and clinics. Beyond His affiliation with many hospitals, He has been professionally active in many other ways. Dr Aditya S Chowti finished His MBBS from J.J.M Medical college, Davangere.