Dr Jim Philip
HOD and Consultant Endocrinology
Specialty: Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolic Disorders
Dr. Jim Philip completed his MBBS in 1997 from the Thrissur Government Medical College, Kerala, India and thereafter his MD in Internal Medicine from Coimbatore Medical College, Tamil Nadu, India in 2002. Following this he worked as a Registrar in the Department of Endocrinology in the Christian Medical College, Vellore from 2002 – 2003 and went on to complete his DM Endocrinology from the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences in 2006, where he was Senior Resident.
He then practiced as an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the 550 bedded Pushpagiri Medical College Hospital, Kerala, India. His last assignment before joining NMC in 2010, was with Ernakulam Medical Centre where he practiced as a Consultant.
Dr. Jim is a Member of the Royal College of Physicians (U.K), and has also recently received the specialty certificate in endocrinology from the Royal College of Physicians (U.K.). He also holds the professional membership of the Endocrine Society of India & the Indian Medical Association.
Dr Jim has clinical experience of 13 years and specializes in the treatment of diabetes, thyroid disorders, hypertension, dyslipidemia, pituitary disorders, hypogonadism, adrenal disorders, osteoporosis, PCOD and CGMS.
He has participated and given lectures at various medical conferences and seminars and has published several papers in renowned journals. Dr. Jim can speak English, Hindi, Malayalam and Tamil.