Dr. Alapatt is a leading Internal Medicine Specialist in Dubai with a special focus on providing the best diabetes treatment and care. He practices a holistic approach for the treatment of diabetes, believing in a close link between an individual’s physical and mental well-being, as well as the importance of preventative medicine and sustainable lifestyle changes.
Dr. Alapatt obtained his bachelor’s degree (MBBS) from the prestigious St. Johns Medical College, Bangalore, India in 1985. Subsequently, he completed his Postgraduate studies (MD, General Medicine) from the same college and obtained his Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians (MRCP) of the United Kingdom. Dr. Alapatt is also a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. He has also completed his Masters Degree (MSc.) in Diabetes from Cardiff University, United Kingdom.
Prior to joining JTS Medical Centre, Dr. Alapatt was Head of the Department of Medicine at Mediclinic – Welcare Hospital, Dubai for 15 years and he was running a very busy inpatient and outpatient practice. He also has an impressive practice record in India and United Kingdom.
At JTS Medical Centre, Dr. Alapatt oversees all aspects of an adult patient’s healthcare — from outpatient primary care to preventive medicine to consultation to management of chronic health conditions.
Diabetes Mellitus with special emphasis on education and prevention of complications
Treatment of Gestational Diabetes (Diabetes in pregnancy)
Prevention of diabetic foot ulcers
Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) and lipid disorders (High Cholesterol Levels)
General Internal medical problems