Dr Ambrish Mithal - Endocrinology

Dr Ambrish

Dr Ambrish Mithal - Endocrinology

  • 40 Years of experience
  • Registration No: Medanta 2
  • Gender: Male
  • Associated With: Medanta - The Medicity
  • CH Baktawar Singh Road, Sector 38
  • (+91) 9810434377, (+91) 9560398936, (+91) 9650898570
  • ips2@medanta.org
  • Languages spoken: English, Hindi
  • Practicing since: 1980
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About the Doctor

Dr. Ambrish Mithal is the Chairman of the Department of Endocrinology and Diabetology. Dr. Ambrish Mithal has rich experience of over two decades. He has held various positions both in academia and corporate hospitals. His contribution to endocrinology, particularly diabetes, thyroid disorders and osteoporosis is well recognized.

His major current areas of research interest include diabetes and the heart, evaluation of new therapies for diabetes, vitamin D nutrition in Indians, and prevention of osteoporotic fractures. Dr Mithal is also principal investigator in several diabetes drug trials. Dr. Mithal was the first DM in Endocrinology from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (1987).


  • Degree and residency
  • Professional Experience
  • Achievements
Degree and residency
Degree: M.D. (General Medicine) GSVMMC, Kanpur, 1984
Residency: D.M. (Endocrinology), AIIMS, New Delhi, 1987
Professional Experience

The first DM in Endocrinology from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in 1987. Established India’s first bone density measurement system and osteoporosis service. Awarded Springer citation prize in 2013 for paper on 'Global Vitamin D Status'.


• Springer Citation Prize for his paper on ‘Global Vitamin D Status', 2012.

• IOF Amgen Health Professionals Award, 2005. Doctor of the Year title by Delhi Medical Association, 2005.

• Listed in Limca Book of Records, 2005.

• Boy Frame Award by American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, 2004.

  • Specialities & Procedures
  • Memberships Associations
  • Healthcare provider
Specialities & Procedures

Endocrinology      Learn more

  • Diabetes Consultation
  • Endocrinology Consultation
  • Growth Hormone Treatment
  • Osteoporosis Treatment
  • Thyroid Checkup
Memberships Associations

• Ex-President of Endocrine Society of India, Chairperson of Bone and Joint Decade.

• Founder/Ex-President/Current Chief Advisor to Indian Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ISBMR).

• Chairman of Nutrition Working Group of Committee of Scientific Advisors.

• Board Member of International Osteoporosis Foundation, Chairman of Bone And Joint Decade

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