Dr. Rakesh Kumar Sahay


Dr. Rakesh Kumar Sahay is a Diabetologist and Endocrinologist based in Hyderabad. He currently is available for consultation at Mediciti Hospital and the Sahay Endocrine and Diabetes Centre, by appointment. He is also Professor of Endocrinology in the Department of Endocrinology at Osmania Medical College.

Dr. Rakesh Sahay has been involved in clinical research, having been the Principal Investigator for several multi-centric multi-national clinical trials of drugs for diabetes,... [+]



MBBS: Osmania Medical College, Osmania University, Hyderabad. 1990.
DNB (General Medicine): National Board of Examinations, National Academy of Medical Sciences, India. 1995.
MD (Internal Medicine): Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad. 1996.


  • Article
    Textbook Chapter: Exercise in Management of Diabetes Mellitus. In RSSDI Textbook of Diabetes, Editions 1 and 2.
  • Article
    Textbook Chapter: Developmental Disorders of Bone. In API Textbook of Medicine, 8th Edition, 2007.
  • Article
    Book Chapter: Non Pharmacological Management of Lipid Disorders. In Lipid Disorders - Implications & Management. Ed. BB Tripathi, Siddhartha Das. Publisher: Indian College of Physicians, Mumbai. 2002; 291-303.


  • Secretary, Endocrine Society of India. 2010-12.
  • Vice-Chairman, Andhra Pradesh Chapter of Research Society for Study of Diabetes in India. 2009-11.
  • Executive Committee Member, Research Society for Study of Diabetes in India. 2008-10.


  • Fellow of the American College of Endocrinology (FACE). 2009.
  • Fellow of the Indian College of Physicians (FICP). 2006.
  • Fellow of the Indian Academy of Clinical Medicine. 2008.


  • Prof. Durandhar Oration of All India Association for Research in Obesity.

  • Dr. JC Patel – Dr. BC Mehta 2nd Best Correspondence Award. Journal of Association of Physicians of India. For: Hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal axis function in asthmatics taking low dose inhaled beclomethasone dipropionate.

  • Hoechst Senior Lectureship Oration, API.