KDCC is run on the guidelines of Mayo Diabetes Center and The American Diabetes Association. The Foot Clinic is run on the guidelines provided by the American Ankle & Foot Society. "The general attitude of diabetic patients is a direct jump from ailment to cure; very few understand the significance of preventive measures. The cost of medical expenses is also escalating so it is high time that diabetic patients understand that prevention is more economical than cure" states Dr. Kovil.
Dr. Kovil's Diabetes Care Centre runs on the guidelines provided by "The American Ankle & Foot Society", "Mayo diabetes Center" and "American Diabetes Association"
SRL Religare is India's first and South-East Asia's largest Diagnostic Reference Lab system for Laboratory medicine having its own R & D system.
Gold Medallist in Diabetology at Mumbai University
Post Graduate Two Year Diploma In Diabetology (Mumbai University) from T N Medical college (Nair Hospital) & S L Raheja Hospital in 1999. University topper In Diploma In Diabetology
MBBS (Mumbai) from T N Medical college (Nair Hospital)1996
Dr. Kovil's Diabetes Care Centre : First Preventive diabetes centre & diabetic foot clinic in Mumbai.
Andheri Branch: 9.30 am to 1.00 pm / 04.30 pm to 7.00 pm
Lokhandwala Branch: 7.30 pm to 10.00-pm ( Mon – Fri)
Holy Spirit Hospital Since December 2004 & conducting a diabetes speciality clinic once a week.
Bharatiya Arogya Nidhi Hospital Since 2006.
Sushrusha Hospital Since october 2000 ( Panel consultant) resigned since 2009.
B S E S M G Global Hospital managed by Bramhakumaris Since November 2002 .
Ramakrishna mission hospital Since october 1999 ( Resigned since march 2010).
Joint Secretary (2004): National society for prevention of Heart Disease & Rehabilitation (N S PH E R E).
Member National Editorial Board (2004) Heart Care Journal.
10 original articles published in International and national journals.
Special interest in preventive diabetology, clinical research and adolescent diabetes & its management. He has spoken at various forum national & international events across the country & KOL in Diabetes.
Founder Member: United Diabetes Forum
United Diabetes Forum is a newly formed forum of practising diabetologists in India. Formed in 2008 May. It is a forum in strength and popularity among diabetologist and hopes to create a scientific platform for diabetologists to interact and also create a lot of public awareness and hence come out with India specific treatment guidelines.
Educational Qualifications :
Two Year University Diploma In Diabetology (D. Diabetology). Studied From T N Medical College (B.Y.L.Nair Hospital) and S. L. Raheja Hospital and All India Institute Of Diabetes and has stood First in Mumbai University. Final M.B.B.S. from B. Y. L. Nair Hospital and T. N. Medical College.
Holy Spirit Hospital :
Since December 2004 conducting diabetes speciality clinic once a week. Implemented and established the department of diabetes at the hospital and imparts education to the registered medical students (dnb med and d diab cps) with the hospital.
BSESMG Global Hospital and Research Centre : Has been associated since November 2002.
Bharatiya Arogya Nidhi Hospital (Juhu) : Since July 2005 and making full use of the diagnostic modalities and indoor facilities offered by the hospital.
Ramakrishna Mission Hospital (Khar) : Since October 1999 and conducting a charitable diabetes speciality clinic where patients take
advantage of the comprehensive diabetes care provided by my team which includes a diabetes speciality nurse and two RMOs in every OPD.
Sushrusha Hospital (Dadar) : Has been associated since October 2000.