Dr. Ramkumar Endocrinologist in Chennai

Dr. Ramkumar

Endocrinologist, Chennai

MBBS, MD, DM (Endocrinology)

  • 13 Years Experience
  • 1 Hospital


Dr. Ram Kumar is a highly recognized consultant in Endocrinology from Chennai. He is well known in the medical fields of Endocrinology and Diabetology. Dr. Kumar had acquired his superspeciality DM degree in Endocrinology from the prestigious AIIMS institute. His excellence has been recognized with AV Gandhi Award and Balagopal raju Award. He also published articles on Endocrine disorders, Bilateral thecoma and more. Dr. Ram Kumar also holds memberships of European Association for the study of Diabetes (EASD), The Endocrine Society (US), and American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE).
  • Languages : Tamil, Hindi, English


  • Endocrinology

  • Diabetology

  • Obesity

  • Osteoporosis

  • Pediatric Endocrinology

  • Sexology

  • Sexual Medicine


  • Adrenal Gland Diseases



Clinical Fellowship in Diabetes , Auckland City Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand

Practice Information

Apollo Childrens Hospital, Chennai

Apollo Childrens Hospital, Chennai

Thousand Lights, Shafee Mohammed Road, Chennai, Tamil Nadu - 600006

Achievements & Contributions

  • Childhood Obesity In India
  • Acute Complications In Type 1 Diabetes
  • Randomised Control Trial In Type 1 Diabetes
  • Autoimmune Hypothyroidism In Type 1 Diabetes
  • First Rank in DM endocrinology in AIIMS 2010
  • AV Gandhi award for excellence in Endocrinology 2013
  • Gold Medal Best Paper Presentation 2010
  • Allan Drash Award 2014
  • Ramkumar S. Bilateral thecoma presenting as premenopausal hirsutism: Laproscopic removal. Indian J Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Dec;17(Suppl3):S662-4.  
  • Ramkumar S. Type 2 diabetes mellitus in children and youth. Indian J Pediatr. 2013 Mar;80 Suppl 1:S87-94
  •  Ramkumar S. Ectopic insulin secreting neuroendocrine tumor of kidney with recurrent hypoglycemia: a diagnostic dilemma.  BMC Endocr Disord. 2014 Apr 17;14:36. 
  • Ramkumar S. Genu valgum and primary hyperparathyroidism in children. IntJ Case Rep Images 2014;5(6):401–407. 
  • Praveen PA, Kumar SR, Tandon N. Type 2 diabetes in youth in South Asia. CurrDiab Rep. 2015 Feb;15(2):571.  
  • Presentation in national Endocrine conference: (ESICON 2010)titled â€œprofile of autoimmune hypothyroidism in T1DM in children
  • Endocrine Society, US
  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinology
  • European Society of Paediatric Endocrinology
  • International Society of Paediatric and Adolescent Diabetes