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Dr. Soumya Adhikari

Pediatric Endocrinology
Dallas, TX
20 years experience male

Locations

Office

Dallas, TX

Address

2350 N Stemmons Fwy Ste 4400, Dallas, TX
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Specialties
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Pediatric Endocrinology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

40 Answers
6 Agrees
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soumya Adhikari
Pediatric Endocrinology 20 years experience
Realtime monitoring: Although technically it sits attached to your skin with a sensor inserted just a few mm under the skin (thus it checks "subcutaneous (under the skin) sugar levels (as opposed to true blood sugar levels), CGMs have multiple potential benefits to patients with diabetes. Great info available here: https://diatribe.org/continuous-glucose-monitors
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soumya Adhikari
Pediatric Endocrinology 20 years experience
Genetic testing: Although you may have low testosterone levels or elevated levels of LH and/or FSH (which are the signals from your pituitary gland which stimulate testosterone production) the most accurate test is a karyotype, which will usually show a 47,XXY pattern, which means you have two X chromosomes and one Y chromosome, if you have Klinefelter's.
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soumya Adhikari
Pediatric Endocrinology 20 years experience
+/- 15%: Unfortunately, most meters are only able to tell you a value within about 15% of the "real" value.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Adhikari is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Adhikari is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, FL
Graduated 2001MD
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