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Dr. Deepak P Turakhias

Cardiologist, Mumbai

800 - 1000 at clinic
Dr. Deepak P Turakhias Cardiologist, Mumbai
800 - 1000 at clinic  ·  ₹ online
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My experience is coupled with genuine concern for my patients. All of my staff is dedicated to your comfort and prompt attention as well....more
My experience is coupled with genuine concern for my patients. All of my staff is dedicated to your comfort and prompt attention as well.
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Dr. Deepak P Turakhias is a trusted Cardiologist in Powai, Mumbai. You can visit him at Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital in Powai, Mumbai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Deepak P Turakhias on Lybrate.com.

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I checked my diabetics FBS is 260 and PBS is 379 on 25 february. Today I checked my diabetics fbs is 167 and pbs is 215. And also I checked hba1c is 10.1. What is my status and can I able to control without medicine. Past one month without medicine only I reduce the sugar level. Kindly guide me.

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I checked my diabetics FBS is 260 and PBS is 379 on 25 february. Today I checked my diabetics fbs is 167 and pbs is 2...
With diet control blood glucose levels will drop. However, with such high hba1c you will need medicines. The dosage of medicine can come down over time. But at present it is imperil ice that you start treatment.

I have pain in my heart whenever I get too much stressed. Is this an indication of a big disease?

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I have pain in my heart whenever I get too much stressed. Is this an indication of a big disease?
It might be muscular pain and we need to check your vital parameters of the body for further guidance

I am 63 years old Diabetic Hyper tension patient for past 17 years is suffering from kidney stone and pain left foot bottom while walking. Kindly advise the medicines pl.

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I am 63 years old Diabetic Hyper tension patient for past 17 years is suffering from kidney stone and pain left foot ...
Treatment for kidney stone depends on where the stone is, its size and whether it is causing obstruction. So all this is required before commenting further. For foot pain see a physiotherapist.
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I am 41 years old and suffering from high bp. Iam taking telmikind 40 please advice.

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Tonicard (homeo), kali iod (biochemic) treatment is available, safe and without side effects in biochemic system of medication. Consult me in private.
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I have high blood pressure problems I want to get rid of this could you please suggest anyone for the same.

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I have high blood pressure problems I want to get rid of this could you please suggest anyone for the same.
Homoeopathic medicine BEEPEE AID PLUS Drops ( BAKSON) Drink 20 drops in 20 ml fresh water twice daily.

I had abortion 5 months ago due to some infection. But now everything is ok. Now I am trying to conceive from last 3 months but is unable to conceive. I had tab .smartova also . Now when I had an ultrasound the report shows that the follicle size is larger than the average size as it should be on 10 day. The reports were. Rt ovary 19*16 mm 17*15 mm Lt ovary17*14 mm 16*14 mm E.T-7 mm Are the reports normal.

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I had abortion 5 months ago due to some infection. But now everything is ok. Now I am trying to conceive from last 3 ...
Yes reports are normal. Get tube test done on 5th day of period if you get on this cycle as chances of conception during this cycle are good as per reports shown here.
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All You Need To Know About Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery (Heart Surgery)

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Coronary artery bypass surgery is a surgical procedure wherein blocked coronary artery or arteries (blood vessels that supply blood to the heart) are bypassed with blood vessels taken from the legs, arms or chest area. The procedure is performed to re-establish normal blood flow to the heart and is mainly used to treat coronary heart disease or coronary artery disease (cad). 
A person suffering from coronary heart disease receives less supply of oxygen to the heart as his coronary arteries get blocked by fatty material. This accumulation of fat within the walls of the arteries causes these blood vessels to become narrow, leading to problems like chest pain, abnormal heart rhythms, and shortness of breath, among other things. 

Where do these bypassing blood vessels come from?

Depending on the extent and location of the blockage as well as size of your coronary arteries, different types of grafts (blood vessels) may be used for the procedure. The grafts that are employed during the procedure are the following:

Internal mammary arteries: these arteries are the most common grafts used for the procedure. They are located in the chest area and are kept in their place of origin so as to not disrupt the flow of oxygen through these blood vessels. They are known to provide the best long-term outcomes and better rate of survival compared to others. 

Saphenous veins: these blood vessels are taken from the leg area and are attached from the aorta to the coronary artery, below the place of blockage. Generally, these veins are inserted using minimally invasive procedures to prevent scarring and to ensure quicker recovery.

Radial artery: situated in the lower part of the arm, radial arteries are removed for use as grafts. But this graft option is not prescribed for people suffering from conditions like raynaud's disease (a rare disorder characterized by the numbness of the fingers and toes in times of stress or cold temperatures), painful fingers during winters or carpal tunnel syndrome (a medical condition of the hand and fingers brought on by the compression of the median nerve travelling through the carpal tunnel of the wrist).

The different procedures for heart surgery:
Open heart procedure is the most preferred surgical option for bypassing blocked coronary arteries. During this procedure, the heart is stopped for some time and is put on a heart-lung machine so as to enable the surgeon to perform the necessary bypass. Beating heart bypass surgery or off-pump procedures, wherein the surgeon carries out the surgery without stopping the heart is also increasingly being used. 

Apart from these traditional procedures, minimally-invasive procedures like robotic procedures (a surgery in which a mechanical device is used) or key-hole surgery (surgery that sees very small incisions being made) are also performed to restore blood flow to the heart. These procedures are becoming increasingly popular as they provide a shorter recovery time and hospital stay alongside less scarring issues.
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Is atenolol and amlodipine affect the result of ecg, ekg, tnt and echo diagnosed?

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Too much cholesterol in the blood can lead to cardiovascular disease. What you eat has a direct impact on your cholesterol level. In fact, a diet rich in fiber and other cholesterol-lowering foods may help lower cholesterol as much as statin medication for some people. Working with a registered dietitian and doctor is the key to develop and maintain a successful health program to manage it. I will inform you on how to make diet, lifestyle changes, make you understand instructions for taking medication because it won't work if you don't take it as directed. Consult privately for a holistic dietary therapy to solve your problems.

My mother has been not sleep very well she is taking stress every time and then her blood pressure is going high what should I do.

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My mother has been not sleep very well she is taking stress every time and then her blood pressure is going high what...
Mr. lybrate-user, you should talk to her first, find her if there is some reason she is feeling stressed, if required she can be given a low dose hypnotic (sleep medication). If she does not confide in you or any other family member she can meet a mental health professional for this problem.

Back pain and ulcer problem, left hand over pain, I go check doctor in heart problem.

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Back pain and ulcer problem, left hand over pain, I go check doctor in heart problem.
Hi, you take Acupressure treatment. Take Biochemic mag phos 6x & Nat.Mur.6x. 4tab each thrice a day with warm water.

Here Are The Most Effective Ways To Control High B.P.

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5 Effective Ways To Control High B.P.

High Blood Pressure damages the body slowly but surely. It amplifies the risk of heart problems and even early death. The increased pressure of blood travelling through the arteries puts a strain on the arterial walls damaging the heart, brain and the kidneys. High B.P. can also cause effects like dizziness, inability to sleep properly or cramps in legs. Fortunately, you can avoid the risk of these life threatening complications by reducing your B.P. naturally without medication.

Here are 5 effective ways to do so –

1. Go for Soya: Replace some of the refined Carbohydrates in your diet with foods that are rich in soya such as tofu or you can sometimes use soya bean oil. Soya is rich in proteins and has high content of insoluble fibre and helps to lower systolic blood pressure.

2. Magic of Herbs: Herbs like basil, cinnamon, garlic, cardamom and celery are highly effective in bringing down Blood Pressure and work like magic. They can be added to food to enhance flavour or as supplements.

3. Calcium Packed Yoghurt: Intake of more than 800 mgs of calcium is known to reduce the risk of high blood pressure by nearly 23 percent in contrast to people consuming less than 400 mg. Low fat dairy products especially yoghurt are a great source of calcium and you can enjoy 2-3 helpings daily to lower your Blood Pressure.

4. Dark Magic: Dark Chocolate contains Polyphenols that protect against high BP and other heart and vascular diseases. You can enjoy natural unsweetened cocoa powder or unsweetened dark chocolate and have the pleasure of not only its wonderful taste but also get its blood pressure lowering benefits.

5. Limit your Fructose: Limiting the intake of salt is an important yet common advice for High Blood Pressure but limiting Fructose is equally crucial one. Fructose is a simple sugar found in most fruits and some vegetables. Fruits like mango, banana, apple, lychee etc., fruit juices, table sugar, corn syrup, honey, sugar alcohols are all high in fructose. When digested fructose breaks down into uric acid which elevates BP. So, if you wish to control your BP, you must reduce your intake of foods having high levels of Fructose.

In short, you have to avoid not only excessive salt but sugar too to keep away from hypertension!


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Here Are The Most Effective Ways To Control High B.P.
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I am suffering from agoraphobia is there any cure. When I go outside alone my heart races this happen because of once panic attack in bus.

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I am suffering from agoraphobia is there any cure. When I go outside alone my heart races this happen because of once...
Hello, Lybrate user, Under agoraphobia one becomes panic to visit crowd, certain place, to use public transportation. Owing to fear and anxiety. This is a sort of social anxiety, can be taken care of by homoeopath, well with a little change in life style. Most of d. Cases r influenced with stress & anxiety. Please, carry on d under noted norms to check your problem - *.Tk, plenty of water ,free from contaminants to eliminate toxins, regulate metabolism to preventing constipation. - *Go for meditation to reduce stress, anxiety,to nourish cells, tissues & to calm your nerve to ease your problem. - * Tk, apples, carrots, cheese, papaya, grapes, ripened mangoes, milk, ginger, garlics,onion, almonds, walnuts, spinach, fish,nuts, regularly - *Take, homoeo medicines which acts gently & rapidly without any adverse effect, there of. @ Five phos 6x-4 tbs ,thrice. Avoid, caffeine, nicotine,alcohol, junk food, exposure to dust, scorching Sun. Report, fortnightly, Your feedback will highly b appreciated for further, follow up. Tk, care.
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I have gone through bypass surgery 11 months ago. Can I take a normal diet now, Is it ok to stop all the medicines.

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I have gone through bypass surgery 11 months ago.
Can I take a normal diet now, Is it ok to stop all the medicines.
You can take normal and healthy diet. Try to avoid spicy food, oily food, junk food in any form. Thanks for your query.
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I am 18 year boy ,I am having a problem where I feel feared and scared in crowd .I also feel feared when I go to college having of thinking of getting toilet there likely I have very low confidence and also think alot before doing anything. My heartbeat becomes fast and likely feel like fainting in some uncomfortable time. please do help .It is happening from 4-5 months .

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I am 18 year boy ,I am having a problem where I feel feared and scared in crowd .I also feel feared when I go to coll...
Dear lybrate user, I think you have low self esteem and low self confidence. Probably no one appreciated your strengths since your childhood. Please understand that we all have good and bad traits. Try to focus on your good points. Understand that every person in this world is valuable, so are you. Please get in touch with your school or college counsellor at the earliest. If you do not have one at school/college, then take an appointment with a private counsellor. You can get rid of your anxiety and fear with some behaviour therapy. Take care.

Upper abdomen pain not able to sleep flatly and getting chest tightness. Taken ecg result is normal and endoscopy result is gastritis. I doctor prescribed pantakind, pantocid, omeprazole. Nothing has been git remedy. Please suggest me.

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Upper abdomen pain not able to sleep flatly and getting chest tightness. Taken ecg result is normal and endoscopy res...
Dear lybrate-user you need to bring changes in your lifestyle and fooding habits. Not to remain hungry for long hours and requlate water intake. For now use nux vom 200 once daily for 5 days and consult back.
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Umbilical hernia noted with intra abdominal fat as its content and defect about 18 mm. Does this require surgery or can be treated with medicine. Also tiny left renal calculus in left kidney.

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Umbilical hernia noted with intra abdominal fat as its content and defect about 18 mm. Does this require surgery or c...
Hello welcome to lybrate Lata. So you are suffering from umbilical hernia with defect is 18 mm. So I would suggest you go for repair. Its not possible to repair hernia with medication. Hope I solved your query. stay healthy. Revert back for any other query. Best Regards

Brain is damaged due to heart attack. 70% brain tissues are damaged. Heart was stopped for 5-6 Minutes. And chances of recovery?

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Brain is damaged due to heart attack.
70% brain tissues are damaged.
Heart was stopped for 5-6 Minutes.
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Hi, dear, lybrate user, is, he paralyzed or in comma? *homoeo-medicine* @ arjuna q-10 drops, thrice a day mixed with 2 tsfl of water. @ causticum 200-6 pills, alternate, morning. @ five phos 6x -4 tabs dissolved with 1 tsfl of luke warm water, thrice /dly report fortnightly all d best,
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Does chronic anxiety help to reduce LDL cholesterol like bad cholesterol? My weight is reduced a lot due to chronic anxiety about 4 kg, now my bmi is 17.4. Pls tell me whether the chronic anxiety can help to reduce bad cholesterol like LDL?

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Does chronic anxiety help to reduce LDL cholesterol like bad cholesterol? My weight is reduced a lot due to chronic a...
Definitely a big NO. Chronic anxiety can lead to a number of diseases including derranged lipid profile. Do not think of using stress to lessen weight.
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I am 25 years old male my height is 6 feet n my weight is 90 kg. I have been suffering palpitation from 3 months. The reason of that was an earthquake from then whenever iI feel scary iI feel high paplipation. In nights it mostly happens some times. Q2 i am loosing hair at continuously reason is the dandruff. How to get rid of that how the new hair begin to grow.

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I am 25 years old male my height is 6 feet n my weight is 90 kg. I have been suffering palpitation from 3 months. The...
I am 25 years old male my height is 6 feet n my weight is 90 kg. I have been suffering palpitation from 3 months. The reason of that was an earthquake from then whenever iI feel scary iI feel high paplipation. In nights it mostly happens some times ans=1.take deep sleep 2.sarswatarishta 4 tsp after lunch and dinner 3.audumbaravleha 2 tsp after lunch and dinner Q2 i am loosing hair at continuously reason is the dandruff. How to get rid of that how the new hair begin to grow. ans=hi first of all avoid following things == besan,bekary product,junk food , spicy food take following remedies 1.laghu malini vasant 1 tab after lunch and dinner 2.astiposhak vati I tab after lunch and dinner 3.apply vata-jatadi tail this all medicine you will get at ayurvedic medical
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