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Dr. Ishwar Gilada  - HIV Specialist, Mumbai

Dr. Ishwar Gilada

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MBBS, DDV, FCPS, APEX, Diplomat American Board of Sexology

HIV Specialist, Mumbai

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Dr. Ishwar Gilada 95% (3102 ratings) MBBS, DDV, FCPS, APEX, Diplomat American Board of Sexology HIV Specialist, Mumbai
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Hi,<br/><br/>My name is Dr Ishwar gilada and I am one of the first positions in the field of HIV ...

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My name is Dr Ishwar gilada and I am one of the first positions in the field of HIV AIDS in India. I started my HIV career in 1985 and I started this private clinic called UNICEF Medical Research Centre in 1995 which is India's first private sector HIV clinic. This is fully comprehensive under all facilities are available here are like consultation, counselling, different type of testing PCR, x-ray, sonography everything is done here. I feel privileged to talk about HIV AIDS then section was started in 1981 in India.

The first cases were in 1985-86 and over the years it has become very much news worthy disease initially it was considered as deadly disease. Lot of people were dying because of HIV AIDS and people were thinking there is no treatment so why should we get the test done. In last 10-15 years it has become chronic manageable disorder and when we talk about Chronic manageable it just means hypertension or Diabetes where you don't have to be sick and you don't have to be dying of HIV AIDS moreover.

The treatment of HIV AIDS has become very cheap. It is affordable so even if somebody cannot afford they can to government Centre where they can get ART or antiretroviral therapy free of charge but even in private setup the treatment which are costing close to 1 lakh to 1.5 Lakh in Abroad. It is costing 2000 to 3000 per month in India. HIV is mainly transmitted through sexual routes also it can be transmitted from mother to child and through blood transfusion however more than 95% of the transmission is from sexual transmission people think that they are not doing anything wrong they are better than others and usually they do not want to take up any test because they think like just I am holier than others and better than others. 

However it is just like a ticketless traveller or like a pickpocket where every pickpocketing incident or every ticketless incident is risk by itself you can be caught anytime but every time you are doing that it is at risk.  There are people who have done this hundreds of times but cannot get HIV AIDS but there are people who have done it once and they are HIV positive but if you get the test done and if you manage and proper guidance under proper expert then you don't have to die of HIV.

You don't have to be hospitalized for HIV and over the years we have seen you don't lose any years of your life if you are managed very well moreover if you are married and you are infected you can prevent your partner from getting infected if women is positive you can have HIV negative child. Many people do not know this in this clinic we have managed so many hundreds and thousands of patients and in last several years 160 childrens are born with HIV positive mothers and babies are not infected with HIV. So that much has happened now if you compare HIV AIDS with other diseases then there are people who are surviving with HIV AIDS leading full normal life and proper productive life and they are not even getting sick sometimes relative of the patient who are not HIV positive they are getting sick and their dying and they are not getting examine or getting any test done. so in simplistic Hindi I would like to tell, "ab nahi AIDS Ek Khatarnak Bimari par jaanch karne mein hai samajhdari."

India has played a great role in making all the molecules of HIV AIDS which are required for the treatment available and affordable for common people not only so almost 92% world's antiretroviral therapy are HIV treatment is supply from India and we take Pride that India is a different country by itself. What is required is you take precautions if you are HIV positive, if you forgot to take precautions are even after taking precautions you got HIV you get the examination done and if it is HIV positive you start the treatment currently the principal is test and treat you get the test done and if you are positive then start the treatment agreeing to that you are preventing yourself from becoming sick or becoming hospitalized or having any kind of problems where your life span can be shorter and by doing also that.

If you are under any proper care and taking proper medicine then you become undetectable the current principal is if you are undetectable to the virus you are untranslatable of the virus that means if you are undetectable and the virus is not seen in our system where we are doing viral. You can't transfer virus to your spouse or mother to child or to somebody else through your sexual activity so basically if that is done, you are living a perfect normal life so why being shy about it.

Nowadays stigma about HIV AIDS is also going down instead people are feeling to get test done. Lot of people come for pre manage test before both boy and girl want to find out whether they are HIV positive or not if there are any STD or Diabetes it is called pre marriage health check up similarly lot of people taking a major step in life. They want to be sure whether the life is secure if they are infected with anything and that's the way the life is going on the common symptoms majorly is are very much common and their also seen in the diseases like tuberculosis or other such disorders and most of them are like fever cough loose motion weight loss some time they get HIV specific symptoms some of them are like special meningitis.

They can have herpes zosters on a single which are called Dhani orcerin in Hindi and Gujarati so these are the some of the symptoms but however symptom to not come on its own there has to be some history associated with that somebody has taken a risk and then they have symptoms. They must get the examination done and must get the test done once the test is done they can decide the duration of the infection the person could have been infected for some years then we can decide what are the natural course of life? And how much life can be change by adding medicines to the patient? And once the test is done we start the treatment therefore they do not get sick because of the HIV or other related sickness sometimes the illness is cardiothoracic and neuromuscular diseases renal problems.

But diseases are not connected to HIV, because in HIV diseases. Those diseases possibilities manifestation are very less so people with HIV AIDS they need a very much perfect normal life once they are on treatment therefore we should not shy away from the treatment as I told the stigma and discretion of HIV AIDS is going down there has been an HIV AIDS Act 2017 by if someone is not provided with proper care if somebody is discriminated, somebody is stigmatize from HIV the other person can be penalised for even jail for those people who are troubling HIV positive people so my request to those people who are taking risk of sexual activity with partners or unprotected sex they must get their testing done for HIV and sexually transmitted diseases and once if they are positive of HIV get treatment.

If you are negative and continue your life by taking precautions or preventive measures so that you can not get HIV are stds thank you those who feel that they at risk of HIV or STD or do you feel that there are some relatives are at risk of HIV they can go to the website lybrate.com

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My favorite part of being a doctor is the opportunity to directly improve the health and wellbeing of my patients and to develop professional and personal relationships with them....more
My favorite part of being a doctor is the opportunity to directly improve the health and wellbeing of my patients and to develop professional and personal relationships with them.
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He has over 36 years of experience as a HIV Specialist. He studied and completed MBBS, DDV. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Ishwar Gilada on Lybrate.com.

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Education
MBBS - Govt Medical College, Aurangabad - 1981
DDV - College of Physicians & Surgeons, Mumbai & JJ Hospital, Mumbai - 1984
FCPS - College of Phisicians & Surgeons, Mumbai - 1987
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APEX - San Francisco General Hospital, USA - 1987
Diplomat American Board of Sexology - American Board of Sexology, USA - 1989
Languages spoken
English
Hindi
Marathi
Awards and Recognitions
Jhulelal Award For Distinguished Services To The Country & Community
Shiv Chhatrpati Rajya Yuva Puraskar, Govt. of Maharashtra
The Maheshwari Ratna Puraskar For Outstanding Contribution To Social Work
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Dr Annemarie Madison International Award Germany
Priyadarshni Academy Award For Promotion of AIDS Awareness
The Outstanding Yooung Person of The World, Glasgow, UK
The Outstanding Young Indian Award By JCI
Outstanding Citizen Award, International Peace & Goodwill Foundation
HIV Congress Meritorious Service Award
Professional Memberships
President AIDS Society of India
Secretary & Founder Peoples Health Organisation (India) (Formerly Indian Health Organisation)
Trustee Environmental Medical Association
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Joint Secretary National AIDS Committee 1996-99

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Hello sir Please suggest Agar condom fat jaye in time of sex to kya aids ho sakta hai kya?

MBBS, DDV, FCPS, APEX, Diplomat American Board of Sexology
HIV Specialist, Mumbai
Hello sir
Please suggest Agar condom fat jaye in time of sex to kya aids ho sakta hai kya?
Yes, you are in trouble. It depends where condom is broken. If it has happened in last 48 hrs you can be helped with PEP. Pl take private consult with audio video chat and then I can guide you properly and explain you what is to be done.
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I had sex with prostitute 19 march 2018 I go for hiv test 28 and 64 day 3 rd generation hiv antibody test came negative and then 87 days immunochromotagrphic gold hiv test came negative I had sugar and blood pressure till now I am comfortable till 6 month .it is conclusive hiv test.

MBBS, DDV, FCPS, APEX, Diplomat American Board of Sexology
HIV Specialist, Mumbai
I had sex with prostitute 19 march 2018 I go for hiv test 28 and 64 day 3 rd generation hiv antibody test came negati...
HIV negative, but not other STDs. Please do HBsAg and VDRL tests after 90 days of exposure. Please take private consult with audio video chat and then I can guide you properly and explain you what is to be done.
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Hi doctor, I am an unfortunate 30 year old man, diagnosed as HIV+. Last Monday. I know life is over for me now. ART therapy has been started. Is there any medicine available to stay healthy along with ART? Any homeopathic medicine? Also what kind of diet I should take?

MBBS, DDV, FCPS, APEX, Diplomat American Board of Sexology
HIV Specialist, Mumbai
Hi doctor,
I am an unfortunate 30 year old man, diagnosed as HIV+. Last Monday. I know life is over for me now. ART t...
Life doesn't get finished, in real sense it starts after HIV. With currently available ART and under care of highly qualified and experienced doctors you can live a perfectly normal and healthy life. Please don't be disheartened, don't waste time, come for personal consultation. We ll do our best to give you the best possible life. In the meanwhile please take private consult with audio video chat and then I can guide you properly and explain you what is to be done. I am out of India but will be in clinic tomorrow.
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Is there any chances of hiv, hepatitis diseases while tooth cleaning being done as same tools are used before and after for patients, also I have minor bleeding during the process if yes what I can do know to make sure. Please guide quite tenses after knowing this.

MBBS, DDV, FCPS, APEX, Diplomat American Board of Sexology
HIV Specialist, Mumbai
Is there any chances of hiv, hepatitis diseases while tooth cleaning being done as same tools are used before and aft...
HIV isn't that easily transmitted, but you can get other STDs and Infectious Diseases. Especially hbv, hcv, syphilis etc. Please take private consult with audio video chat and then I can guide you properly and explain you what is to be done.
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Hello sir, I had exposure before six months ago a gay sucked my penis who was hiv positive and I took rapid test after 70 days of exposure that was negative and then I took DUO VIRAL LOAD AND WESTERN BLOT DUO was 0.11 after 84 days of exposure VIRAL LOAD <71.6 in interpretation they it is not detected or bellow the range of assay Hiv proteins. Cd4 count 184 they also said that repeat this test with doctor consult After four months RAPID TEST was also negative After five and half months again rapid test was negative I TOOK ANOTHER TEST hepatitis b hepatitis c vdrl test after four months this exposure they all were negative NOW I HAD SECOND EXPOSURE BEFORE 7 weeks ago I was talking to hiv positive man while talking his little drop of saliva entered in my mouth I didn't see that drop but I felt something touched to my tongue and I didn't not spit I asked from many counselors they said this was not a exposure I worrying about that when saliva entered on that day I had sore throats in my neck and I didn't spit if infected saliva touched my throats Is transmission possible? Or is it exposure or not? He is on treatment from 13 years I don't know his viral load but now he got a baby After four weeks my second exposure I took rapid test it was negative Do I need tests for my second exposure And tests are conclusive my first exposure Symptoms I had fever after from five days Is it seasonal infection comes in my blood test my white cells are increased here many people's suffering with fever please sir give me some relaxation thank you I want to consult but I don't know how it works on online consulting thank you doctors.

MBBS, DDV, FCPS, APEX, Diplomat American Board of Sexology
HIV Specialist, Mumbai
Hello sir, I had exposure before six months ago a gay sucked my penis who was hiv positive and I took rapid test afte...
For addressing such a complicated and long history, you will have to take a private consult with audio video chat and then I can guide you properly and explain you what is to be done. Cd4 test report is still g or HIV report is wrong, both can not be right. Don't waste time, don't do any tests. Better would be to come for personal consultation. We ll surely solve your problem.
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Hi, Fifth month ago I relation with other women. Present time I thinking what I am HIV infected. While after relation 72 days, we was doing check in pathology lab HIV test (T1 T2) then result found negative. Also again doing test in lab HIV test (T1 T2) after 94 days then result negative. I am fully tensioned and fears kya abhi bhi HIV hoga to nahi abhi mai kya karu muje 5 moth bitta hai. Please suggest me.

MBBS, DDV, FCPS, APEX, Diplomat American Board of Sexology
HIV Specialist, Mumbai
Hi, Fifth month ago I relation with other women. Present time I thinking what I am HIV infected. While after relation...
You are HIV negative but what about other STDs. Please take private consult with audio video chat and then I can guide you properly and explain you what is to be done.
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If a boy not infected with HIV have sex with more than one girl who are not infected with HIV does he get HIV?

MBBS, DDV, FCPS, APEX, Diplomat American Board of Sexology
HIV Specialist, Mumbai
If a boy not infected with HIV have sex with more than one girl who are not infected with HIV does he get HIV?
He can still get not only HIV but other STDs as well. Ant of the two girls can be in window period for HIV and STDs.
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My life is ruined. I am pretty sure that lal path person infected me with reused needle. 1 week after blood draw I had strep throat and loose motions. 1 month after test I had bad stomach and ibs. Now 2 months after test I have cough. Now what shud I do? Do I have hiv?

MBBS, DDV, FCPS, APEX, Diplomat American Board of Sexology
HIV Specialist, Mumbai
My life is ruined. I am pretty sure that lal path person infected me with reused needle. 1 week after blood draw I ha...
Life is not that perishable that it can be ruined the way you are describing. It seems you have an extreme degree of paranoia, OCD. No one can infect you like this. I advise you to to please take private consult with audio video chat and then I can guide you properly and explain you what is to be done. Don't take any extreme steps. Don't do any tests. Give up negative thoughts.
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After 4 months of sexual exposure 4th generation hiv elisa test is conclusive or not?

MBBS, DDV, FCPS, APEX, Diplomat American Board of Sexology
HIV Specialist, Mumbai
After 4 months of sexual exposure 4th generation hiv elisa test is conclusive or not?
HIV is conclusive, but not other STDs. To better understand take a private consult with audio video chat and then I can guide you properly and explain you what is to be done.
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