Dr. V. Mohan,
M.D., FRCP (London, Edinburgh, Glasgow & Ireland), Ph.D., D.Sc. D.Sc (Hon. Causa), FNASc, FASc, FNA, FACE, FACP, FTWAS, MACP, FRSE
Chairman & Consultant Diabetologist
Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre – Gopalapuram, Chennai
Dr. V. Mohan is the Chairman and Chief of Diabetology at Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre at Chennai in South India which is an IDF Centre of Excellence in Diabetes Care. Dr. Mohan oversees a chain of 48 diabetes centres across 8 states of India and has over 500,000 registered diabetes patients in his centres,. He is also President and Director of the Madras Diabetes Research Foundation which is Asia’s largest stand alone diabetes research centre.
Deeply interested in research from his undergraduate medical student days,
Dr. Mohan has published over 1330 papers in peer reviewed journals. This includes 864 original articles, 307 review articles and invited editorials and 162 chapters to text-books on Diabetes. His research has attracted 135,000 citations a ‘h index’ of 135.
Dr. Mohan has trained a large number of physicians & diabetologists in addition to Nurses, Educators and received over 180 awards including the prestigious Dr. B.C. Roy National Award by the Medical Council of India and the Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Centenary Award from the Indian Council of Medical Research, the highest award for Biomedical research in India. He was conferred the Dr. Harold Rifkin Distinguished International Service in the Cause of Diabetes Award by the American Diabetes Association and he is the first Indian to receive this award. Recently he has been conferred the Fellowship of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (FRSE). Dr. Mohan is one of the few medical doctors in India to have been awarded the FRSE.
For his extensive contribution in the field of diabetes, in 2012 Dr. Mohan was awarded Padma Shri the fourth highest civilian awards given by the Govt. of India.
- Type 1 Diabetes
- Gestational Diabetes
- Diabetes Mellitus
- Diabetic Neuropathy
- Diabetic Nephropathy
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Diabetic Foot Complications
- Erectile Dysfunction
- Type 2 diabetes
- Insulin therapy
- AGP (Ambulatory Glucose Profile)
- Complex diabetes
- Insulin Treatment
- Pancreatic and monogenic Diabetes
- Young-Onset Hypertension
- Monogenic Diabetes
- Genetic testing for Diabetes