Dr. Suresh Damodharan is a Consultant Diabetologist and Endocrinologist in Coimbatore with about two decades of overall clinical experience since he received the MBBS degree from Coimbatore Medical College in 1994. He worked for 15 years in renowned hospitals in the United Kingdom such as University College of London Hospitals, Royal Free Hampstead Hospital, Ashford & St Peters Hospitals, Southend Hospital Broomfield Chelmsford, before returning to India. He is currently a Consultant... [+]

Accreditation
  • Founder Director of the Endocrine Society of Coimbatore.
  • Member, Diabetes UK.
  • Member, Society for Endocrinology.
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Research
Trial Coordinator for STAMP AF Trial (Short Term Amiodarone in the Prevention of Atrial Fibrillation Following Cardioversion). Pilot Study Randomised Double Blinded Placebo Controlled Trial. As Trial Coordinator, Dr. Damodharan was involved in selecting the patients, obtaining informed consent, randomising the sample, issuing the tablets with the help of the Pharmacist, performing Cardio version after baseline investigations and following up on the patients.
Research Project entitled "Advanced Glycated End Products and its Effects on Arterial Stiffness." At Northwick Park. 2002 to 2003. Study of 40 selected Type-2 Diabetics of mixed races, on various medications, to check arterial stiffness by measuring augmentation index non-invasively by a spygmocor. The data was presented in the local forum and the results formed the basis of further investigations and product development by the pharmaceutical companies.
Publications
Article
Late Presentation of Myasthenia Gravis. Accepted for Publication as an article in BMJ. Oct 2009.
Article
Contributed to ABCD Database for the patients on Byetta and Insulin.
Article
Usefulness of Measuring Faecal Elastase in Type 1 Diabetic Patients.
Presentations
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  • Abstract Presentation: Persistent Hungry Bone Syndrome after Parathyroidectomy for Parathyroid Adenomas in a Patient with MEN1 Syndrome. Damodharan S, Bouloux P M. Royal Free Hospital, London. ENDO 2007. Toronto, Canada. 2007.
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  • Abstract Presentation: Recurrent Lymphocytic Hypophysitis in Pregnancy Responsive to Steroids. Damodharan S, Baldeweg S. University College London Hospitals. London BES, Harrogate. Apr 2008.
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  • Case Report Presentation: Hypoglycaemia, Ketosis and Lactic Acidosis in a 17-year-old – Atypical Presentation of an Inborn Error of Metabolism. Damodharan S, Bouloux P. Royal Free Hospital. London BES, Harrogate. Apr 2008.
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Training
Conducted Diabetes Symposium. Coimbatore. Sep 2012.
Conducted National Level Diabetes Update Seminar. Salem. Mar 2013.
Conducted International Conference in Coimbatore along with University of Portsmouth, UK. Attended by the British Deputy High Commissioner, Mike Nithavrianakis. Aug 2013.
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