Dr. K. Baraneedharan

MBBS, M.D,Consultant Diabetologist



  • MBBS from Stanley Medical College, Chennai, India.
  • MD in “Internal Medicine” from Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai, India.
  • D.I.H. (Diploma in Industrial Hygiene) from Annamalai University, Chidambaram, India.
  • D.Diab (Diploma in Diabetology) from Annamalai University, Chidambaram, India.
  • ECFMG certification – USA
  • P.hd. in Diabetology from TN.M.G.R. Medical University (2013 till date).


  • Current Position: Global Hospitals and Health City - Chennai, India.
    • Consultant Diabetologist since Oct 2010


  • Over 10 years of experience in Internal Medicine
  • 7 years of expertise in dealing with Diabetic patients
  • As part of earlier assignments, he has been part of various Hospitals:
    • Consultant Diabetologist - Dr V Seshiah Diabetes Research Institute, Chennai, India.
    • Consultant Diabetologist - Dr Balaji Diabetes Care Centre, Chennai, India.
    • Associate Consultant Diabetologist - Apollo Hospitals, Chennai, India. Consultant Physician - Santhosh Hospitals, Chennai, India.
    • Physician - Qualitas Medical Group / Osler Diagnostics, Chennai, India. Medical Officer – Air India, Chennai, India. Trained
    • Doctors, Diabetic Educators, Nurses and Dietician.


  • Strong and effective in providing personalised care for his patients.
  • Expert in handling Type 2 diabetes mellitus cases.

Awards & Achievements:

  • Best Doctor Award by TN.M.G.R. Medical University in 2012
  • Co Investigator in Insulin Degludec in Type I DM study (NN1250-3585)
  • Obtained ADA (American Diabetes Association) Speaker Certification Training to deliver the Examining the Impact of Diabetes from the Macro vascular to the Micro vascular.
  • Obtained training from Joslin Diabetes Center in Combination oral Therapy in Management of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.
  • Obtained South Asian Cochrane Network Protocol Development & Review Completion workshop training.
  • Delivered speech on “Self Monitoring Blood Glucose” in Life under seven Diabetes Journal meet.

Professional Membership:

He is an active member of 

  • Indian Medical Association (IMA)
  • Association of Physicians of India (API)
  • The Research Society For the Study of Diabetes In India (RSSDI)
  • Diabetes in Pregnancy Study Group India (DIPSI)
  • American Diabetes Association
  • Nutrition society of India
  • International Society for Peadiatric and Adolescent Diabetes

Language Proficiency:

  • English
  • Tamil
  • Telugu
  • Hindi (beginner)


  • Organized several Diabetic Medical Camps
  • Conducted Diabetic Awareness Education Programs
  • Medicine Oriented Net Savvy