Dr. B.M. Makkar, a leading senior diabetologist & obesity specialist in the country. Dr. Makkar completed his post-graduation in internal medicine from prestigious Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi in 1987. He has been an active member of the Indian Medical Association right from the beginning of his career. He has contributed to the working of the organization in various capacities and held the office of the president of IMA outer-west branch in the year 2000-01. His areas of interest are diabetes, obesity & metabolic syndrome. He is a founder member of Delhi Diabetic Forum (DDF) and has been office bearer of DDF in various capacities. He is also a member of the executive board of diabetes India, a prestigious nationwide organization with best of the diabetes specialists in country working for the cause of diabetes in India. He is currently treasurer of the Research Society For The Study Of Diabetes In India (RSSDI), and is presently chairman of RSSDI Delhi chapter. Dr. Makkar is a member by invitation to American Diabetes Association and Member Of Canadian Obesity Research network. He is also a trainer for staged diabetes management program certified from International Diabetes Centre, Minneapolis. Dr. Makkar is widely traveled nationally as well as internationally and has been guest faculty to a number of national & international conferences. He has authored a chapter on â€œobesity & type 2 diabetesâ€ in the medicine update 2005 published by the API (association of physicians of Dr. Makkar is also involved in clinical research in the field of diabetes, obesity & metabolic Dr. Makkar enjoys the qualities of an astute clinician with ever-growing quest for knowledge and its intelligent application for the treatment of patients. He is a fellow of Royal College Of Physicans, Glasgow, UK. A fellow of American College Of Physicians and fellow of American College Of Clinical Endochrinologist. At the same time he provides that personal healing touch which all the patients appreciate right from the time of first interaction. Despite his busy schedule, Dr. Makkar still takes out to do charity for the poor patients by offering free/ subsidized care to many patients in his clinic and in the community.