Dr. Pramila Kalra Endocrinologist in Bangalore

Dr. Pramila Kalra
Endocrinologist, Bangalore

MBBS, MD (Medicine), DM (Endocrinology)

  • 1 Hospital
  • 10 Years Experience


  • Endocrinology

  • Diabetology


  • Diabetes Type 1

  • Diabetes Type 2

  • Gestational Diabetes

  • Hyperprolactinemia

  • Hyperthyroidism


  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Thyroid disorders
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome
  • Vitamin D deficiency disorders 
  • Pediatric endocrinology


  • MBBS, MD, DM

Practice Information

M S Ramaiah Memorial Hospital, Bangalore

M S Ramaiah Memorial Hospital, Bangalore

MSRIT Post, New B E L Road, M S Ramaiah Nagar, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560054


09:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Thyroid Subclinical Hypothyroidism pcos Insulin Resistance Vitamin D. (DM Thesis - ICMR 2006 Scholarship)
  • Won AV Gandhi award for clinical excellence in Endocrinology for the year 2008
  • Won Smt Surat Kumari Lal Gold medal for best work in the department of medicine
  • Has 15 publications in various international and national journals and books
  • Has won prizes for poster and paper presentation in various conferences
  • Poster Presentation: Abnormal glucose tolerance and metabolic syndrome in the first degree relatives of women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome. 43rd EASD Annual Meeting, Amsterdam
  • Poster Presentation: Effects of Vitamin D supplementation on neonatal mineral homeostatis and anthropometry of newborn and infant. International Pediatric Endocrinology Update. Feb 2008
  • Case Report Presentation: Adult Nesidioblastosis. RSSDI, 2009
  • CME Lecture: Endocrinological Abnormalities in HIV patients. 2009
  • Poster Presentation at Endocrine Society Annual Meeting. Houston, Jun 2012
  • Invited Speaker at CME organised by Family Physicians, Bangalore Chapter. Feb 2012
  • Invited Faculty: KID Update. Mar 2012
  • Invited Speaker: Annual Conference "Gnanavarsha" of BSOG focused on young talent promotion. BMC Alumni Auditorium. Nov 2012
  • Invited Faculty: ESICON, Calcutta. Dec 2012
  • Invited Faculty: ADORE 2013, Bangalore. Jan 2013
  • Poster Presentation: ITSCON 2013, Bangalore
  • Invited Faculty: KID Update, Bangalore. Jun 2013
  • Poster Presentation: ESICON 2013
  • Invited Speaker: International Symposium on Global Epidemic of Diabetes, Bangalore. Nov 2013
  • Chairperson, ISPAE 2013. Bangalore, Nov 2013
  • Peripartum Management of Diabetes. Kalra P, Anakal M. Indian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism. Oct 2013. 17 (Suppl 1); 572-576. Review
  • Endocrine dysfunction following traumatic brain injury in acute stage. Arindom Kakati, B Indira Devi, V Bhadrinarayan, Pramila Kalra, Dhaval Shukla. Indian Journal of Neurotrauma. 2013. pp 1-5
  • Hirsutism. Pramila Kalra. Principles and practice of assisted reproductive technology. Vol 1: Infertility. pp 138-147
  • Cardiac autonomic function in patients with Subclinical Hypothyroidism. Pramila Kalra, K M Prasanna Kumar, Vikram Yeragini. Abstract Endocrine Reviews. June 2012. Abstract 33/3, MON-425
  • Chronic Progressive Encephalopathy, intractable seizures and neuropathy: A triad of neurological features in insulinoma. Maruthi Ramana Reddy, Subasree Ramakrishnan, Pramila Kalra, Jitender Saini, Ravi Yadav, Girish Baburao Kulkarni, M. Veerendra Kumar, D Nagaraja.  Neurology India. Mar-Apr 2012. Vol 60, Issue 2
  • Vitamin D supplementation in pregnant women and neonatal anthropometry. Kalra P et al. BJN. 2012, Jan 3, pp 1-7
  • Lymphocytic hypophysitis masquerading as pituitary adenoma. Rajneesh Mittal, Pramila Kalra, Mala Dharmalingam, Ravi Gopal Verma, Sanjay Kulkarni, Pushparaja Shetty. Indian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism. Vol 16. Supplement 2.S304-S306
  • Vitamin D deficiency presenting like hypophosphatemicosteomalacia. Rajneesh Mittal, Pramila Kalra, Mala Dharmalingam. Indian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism. S413-S415.  Vol 16. Supplement 2. S304-S306
  • Thyroid Disease during Pregnancy. Mala Dharmalingam, Pramila Kalra, Rajneesh Mittal.  ITS clinical Manual on Thyroid Disorders.  (Elsevier Publications). pp 218-227
  • Sick Euthyroid Syndrome, K M Prasanna Kumar, Pramila Kalra. ITS Clinical Manual on Thyroid Disorders. (Elsevier Publications). pp-240-248
  • Book Chapter: Changing Scenario of Obesity. Mala Dharmalingam, Pramila Kalra. In: Microlabs 2012 book: Innovative Approaches in Type 2 Diabetes. pp 199-215
  • Book Chapter: Cardiovascular risk reduction in diabetes. Pramila Kalra. In: Clinicians Handbook of Diabetes. Macmillan. pp 99-107
  • Hyperglycemic emergencies. Prasanna Kumar, Pramila Kalra. Focus 2012. IMA
  • Book Chapter: Hyperandrogenemia other than PCOS. In:  ESI Manual 2011
  • Book Chapter: Fertility control in males. In: ESI Manual 2011
  • Episodic Hyperhydrosis with corpus callosum agenesis: A rare case of Shapiro Syndrome. Babarao D, Kalra P, Chandrajith, Yadav R.  Neurol India. 2011 Jan-Feb; 59(1):130-1
  • Abdominal fat distribution and insulin resistance in Indian women with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome. Kalra P, Bansal B, Nag P, Singh J K, Gupta R K, Kumar S, Rathore R K, Bhatia V, Bhatia E. Fertil Steril. 2009 Apr; 91(4 Suppl):1437-40
  • Cardiovascular risk and type 2 diabetes mellitus. Kalra P, Prasanna Kumar K M. Journal of General Medicine 2010 Jan-March: 22(1):11-18
  • Hyperparthyroidism and Hypoparathyroidism. Pramila Kalra. Textbook of  Endocrinology. Jaypee Publishers. First edition 2009; pp 204-218
  • HbA1c as a diagnostic tool in type 2 diabetes mellitus. Prasanna Kumar K M, Kalra P. pp 21-27. In: Controversies in Type 2 Diabetes. First Edition, 2010. Microlabs
  • Bone marrow abnormalities in HIV disease. Tripathi A K, Misra R, Kalra P, Gupta N, Ahmad R. Journal of the Association of Physicians of India. Aug 2005; 53:705-10. Review. PubMed PMID:16398081
  • HIV disease presenting as Parotid Lymphoepithelial Cysts: A presumptive diagnosis of Diffuse Infiltrative Lymphocytic Syndrome (DILS). Tripathi A K, Gupta N, Ahmad R, Bhandari H S, Kalra P. Journal of the Association of Physicians of India. Nov. 2004; 52:921-3
  • Study of bone marrow abnormalities in patients with HIV disease. Tripathi A K, Kalra P, Misra R, Kumar A, Gupta N. Journal of the Association of Physicians of India. 2005 Feb; 53:105-10. PubMed PMID: 15847027
  • Member, Advisory Board, Indian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism (IJEM)
  • Executive Committe Member, KRSSDI. 2012
  • Scientific Committee Member, M S Ramaiah Medical College and Hospital
  • Organising Committee Member - ITSCON 2013, DESERT 2013