Dr.Ramakrishna Prasad
Consultant – Family Medicine & Infectious Diseases
Hospital Affiliation:St.Philomena's Hospital, Viveknagar, Bangalore
Mallige Hospital, Crescent Road, Bangalore
Education & Training:
Medical Education:MBBS – Sri Devraj Urs Medical College, Kolar
Graduate Education:MPH – Masters in Public Health
Infectious Dieases and Microbiology
University of Pittsburgh , USA
Residency:MD -- Family Medicine
American Board of Family Medicine, USA
FellowshipAAHIVS - 2 year post MD fellowship in HIV/AIDS and viral Hepatitis
University of Pittsburgh, USA
Professional Interests:Family Medicine
Primary health care for people of all ages, from babies to the elderly; maintenance of health and well-being;infectious diseases; diabetes and hypertension management; vaccinations; nutritional counseling; depression & anxiety; smoking and alcohol addiction counseling
Special Interests:Wellness, Health Maintenance, Chronic Disease Management including Diet/Nutrition
Infectious diseases, including HIV/AIDS, TB, Hepatitis B & C, STDs
Memberships:Karnataka Medical Council
Academy of Family Physicians of India
American Board of Family Medicine, American Academy of Family Physicians
Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, USA
American Association of HIV Medicine
Spoken Languages:Kannada, Telugu, Hindi, English (All Fluent), Tamil (Adequate)
Personal Interests:Ramakrishna loves bird-watching,spending time in nature, and travel.
About:I believe in building trusting relationships with my patients and families. My pledge is to keep the interests of my patients above all else. I also strive to be respectful, empathetic, and transparent in my interactions. In addition to serving you and your family as a doctor, I look forward to becoming a part of the community.