Dr. Jayashree – SIMS Hospital
Dr. Jayashree is an American Board Certified Internist, Endocrinologist and Diabetologist.
She finished her MBBS in Madras Medical College, Chennai, India (one of the oldest and most reputed medical colleges in India). She then did her Residency in Internal Medicine and Fellowship in Endocrinology and Diabetes at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas. This was followed by 2 years of basic research at the world-renowned University of Cambridge in the laboratory of Prof V K Krishna Chatterjee, where Dr. Jayashree worked on some rare endocrine and hormonal problems. She then worked in Newcastle, Middleborough and Ashington, UK, as a Specialist Registrar in Internal Medicine, and Endocrinology and Diabetes.
Dr. Jayashree returned to India in 2002, and has worked in Apollo Hospitals, Chennai and various other clinics and hospitals till present. She conceptualized and set up the Apollo Diabetes Center in 2003 at Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai.
She is also the Associate Dean for teaching and research at M. V. Diabetes Research Centre, Royapuram.
Her areas of expertise include : difficult to manage diabetes, type 1 diabetes, brittle diabetes, diabetes in pregnancy, thyroid problems, PCOS, infertility, weight issues, difficult to manage blood pressure, pituitary problems, adrenal problems, osteoporosis and calcium and parathyroid problems. She also deals with puberty and growth issues, addressing height problems.
- Recipient of the “Vocational Excellence Award” From Rotary Club, April 2017
- Awarded the Dr. Sam G. P. Moses Oration at the API – Chennai Chapter Annual Conference September, 2018
Visit Dr. Jayashree – SIMS Hospital
|Call:||044 2822 2288|
|Hours:||Mon – Sat (9:00am – 1:00pm)|
21, Dr Thirumoorthy Nagar Main Rd, Tirumurthy Nagar, Nungambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600034