Diabetes Awareness Programme by IMA held

Surat: A Health Awareness programme was organised by Indian Medical Association Surat branch in association with Rotary Club on Sunday, December 11, 2016 to promote awareness among the masses regarding treatment of various illnesses related to especially diabetes.

The awareness programme began at 10 am at Ac hall of Sarvajanik College of Education- B.Ed College at Lal Bungalow, Athwalines.

According to the IMA Surat secretary, Dr Parul Vadgama ” This is being organised as a part of a series of awareness programmes being done by IMA in Surat. We have plans to create awareness among the masses regarding various ailments and their treatment. We have plans to organise such workshops every weekend for atleast 2-3 months in succession.”

The panel of doctors who spoke on the occasion included Dr Piyush Desai- Diabetologist and endocrinologist; Dr Jashwant Shah- Diabetologist and endocrinologist; Dr Ajay Jain- Diabetologist and endocrinologist; Dr Roshni Pithawala- Dietician; and Dr Neeraj Soni- Physiotherapist.