Dr. Falguni Parikh

Dr. Falguni Parikh
Internal Medicine Specialist, Mumbai


  • 1 Hospital
  • Dr. Falguni is a senior and experienced doctor with over 16 years of experience
  • Dr. Falguni was a faculty (Assistant Professor followed by Associate Professor) for Fifteen years at the prestigious B Y L Nair hospital and Topiwala National Medical College which is a 1500 bedded multispecialty tertiary care hospital with a medical college situated in south Mumbai
  • Dr Falguni was attached to Tropical Medicine Clinic and Hypertension Clinic at Nair Hospital right from their inception in 1993
  • Sixteen years of teaching experience
  • University examiner for 3rd year MBBS students


  • Internal Medicine

  • Infectious Diseases


  • Amoebiasis
  • Tropical eosinophilia
  • Filariasis besides rare bacterial
  • Viral infections like Brucellosis, Ebstein Barr Virus infections
  • Critical illness in Pregnancy
  • Tropical medicine
  • Infectious diseases
  • Hypertension


  • MBBS, MD (Medicine), DNB (Medicine), FICP (Fellow of Indian College of Physicians), MNAMS (Member of National Academy of Medical Sciences)

Practice Information

Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital & Medical Research Institute, Mumbai

Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital & Medical Research Institute, Mumbai

Rao Saheb Achutrao Patwardhan Marg, Four Bunglows, Andheri (W), Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400053

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Conducted clinical trials in malaria, catheter related blood stream infections, nosocomial pneumonias, Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcaus Aureus (MRSA) infections, Menigococcal vaccine
  • Awarded M J Shah Memorial Award in Tropical Medicine by Association of Physicians of India in 2003 for paper on ‘Changing Spectrum of Leptospirosis’
  • Awarded prestigious Hargobind Medical Foundation Fellowship for Advanced Training in Departments of Critical Care Medicine and Infectious Disease at University of Pittsburgh Medical Centre, PA, USA in 2004
  • Certificate course in Infectious Diseases organised by Hinduja Hospital in association with Henry Ford Hospitals USA in 2007
  • Management representative for the Medical Intensive Care Unit of Nair Hospital which was the first public hospital ICU in India to be ISO 9001:2000 certified in December 2005
  • Awarded Certificate of Appreciation by the Govt. of Maharashtra for Management of Patients with Monsoon Related Illnesses Post Deluge (26/7/2006)
  • Awarded prize in the senior staff category by Staff Society Nair Hospital for paper on ‘Critical Illness In Pregnancy - MICU Experience’ in 2007
  • Organising secretary of first international conference on Hypertension, Obesity, Lipids, Diabetes (HOLD) held at Mumbai in October 2008
  • Scientific co coordinator for 6th National Conference of Diabetes in Pregnancy Study Group India, February 2011, Mumbai
  • Parikh Falguni; Typhoid Fever Management in 2012; Medicine Update; Vol 22, 2012 (editor SAKamath)
  • Parikh Falguni; Experience from Influenza A (H1N1) Pandemic 2009 - Is Prevention Better Than Cure?; Journal of Association of Physicians of India; Vol.59 2011; p 11-12
  • Parikh Falguni ’Status of Antibiotic Use In India; Supplement to JAPI Special Issue on Antibiotic Resistance; Vol 58; Dec 2010, p 7
  • Parikh Falguni, Kapoor Dheeraj; Homocysteine, Insulin Sensitivity and Cardiovascular Disease – Is There A Link?; Journal of Association of Physicians of India (JAPI); June 2009; Vol. 57, p 437-38
  • Parikh Falguni; Rational Use of Antibiotics; Medical Image (Indian Medical Association Bulletin); Dec.2009; Vol 34, Issue 9
  • Parikh Falguni; Changing Trends In Poisoning; Journal of Association of Physicians of India; November 2009; Vol 57, p 739
  • Parikh Falguni; Steroids and Vasopressors In ICU; Medicine Update 2011
  • Medical Philately – (Medicine through stamps) - Monthly Feature in Journal of Association of Physicians of India
  • Chapters in books
  • Mumps API textbook of Medicine (9th Edition 2012, Editor Dr Y P Munjal)
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia - Textbook of Pulmonary Medicine 2009 (editor Dr. JM Joshi)
  • Anemia in Tropical Parasitic Diseases in 'Anemia in Tropics' Monograph by Indian College of Physicians 2009 (editor Dr Nandini Mukherjee)
  • Hypertension - An International Monograph 2007 (editor Dr Paul Anand) - Hypertension in Pregnancy, Commentary on Atenelol Trials
  • Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome in API textbook Of Medicine (7th Revised Edition 2006, editor Dr. Siddharth Shah)
  • Food Borne Toxic Diseases (7th Edition 2003, editor Dr. Siddharth Shah)
  • Conference presentationsPresented papers, chaired sessions, conducted clinical case discussions and organized clinical quiz at various national conferences in Medicine, Hypertension, Infectious diseases and critical care.
  • Recent Conference Presentations‘HIV and Cancers – Kokilaben Hospital Experience’ presented at HIV Congress 2012 held at Mumbai March 2012
  • ‘Management of Typhoid in 2012’ at Annual Conference of Association of Physicians of India held at Kolkata, January 2012
  • ‘Hypertension in Pregnancy - Pathophysiology and Management’ at Hypertension International Conclave II jointly organized by American Society of Hypertension and Hypertension Society of India in Pune, November 2011
  • Association of Physicians of India
  • Infectious Diseases Society of India
  • Hypertension Society of India
  • Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Indian Medical Association
  • Joint secretary of Indian College of Physicians-Academic Wing of Association of Physicians Of India (1998-2009)
  • Executive Committee Member of Hypertension Society of India