Dr.Jothydev practices the state of the art diabetes management programme for patients. He also devotes a major part of his time for community activities, charity programmes and research.
Comprehensive diabetes and geriatric preventive care center. Since 1997: Now entire diabetes related tests, executive checks, preventive care packages, under one roof.. ..More>>
Being an Asian Indian means highest chance of developing diabetes Jothydev’s Diabetes and Research Center is located in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India, Asia. JDC, diabetes research center, trivandrum is the first comprehensive center in Kerala for complete diabetes care. At JDC , Trivandrum, diabetic care is complete, most modern and ultimate.
August 24th, 2008, New Delhi- Rajiv Gandhi Shiromani Award presented to Dr Jothydev by A R Kidwai(Governor of Haryana) for his outstanding individual achievements and distinguished services to the nation, in the field of Medicine. His excellency M.M. Lakhera, Governor of Mizoram, Hon. Dr. Bhisma Narain Singh, Hon. Dr. G.V. Krishnamurthy seen.
American Diabetes Association - 68th Scientific Sessions
The Latest Advances in Diabetes Research -- More than 13,000 top scientists, physicians and other health care professionals from around the world will share cutting-edge research, treatment recommendations and advances toward a cure for diabetes......more...
June 5, 2008: Los Angeles, USA: Insulin pump global meet. Doctors from all over the world along with opinion makers gathered at Medtronic facility in LA, California. Seen in the pictures - Jothydev, Sunitha, the meeting theatre, dinner at Malibu beach etc.,
June 6 to 10: ADA 68 th convention, San Francisco, USA Dr.Jothydev and Research team at Jothydev's Diabetes and Research Center had 4 abstracts this year. (One more abstract accepted at Endocrine society for poster will be presented by Dr.Shakir, Mohamed K CIV NNMC in San Francisco next week) Pictures posted here are various views of the Moscone Convention center, where thousands of doctors and researchers gathered from all over the world.Several doctors from Kerala and India also attended this biggest diabetes conference in the world. Our abstracts are available at ADA we0b site and Endo 2008 web sites. Type Kerala in the author box in the following ADA web site and you can go through our research papers. Please Click Here.
Padmasree Mohanlal laid the foundation
stone for the second phase of our hospital project on May 10, at 11.45am in
the presence of Shri.Sivankutty MLA and Sakthan MLA, Maniyan Pillai Raju,
Ambika, Rajasekharan Nair (Counselor), Puthenkada Vijayan (Counselor),
Sunitha Jothydev, Jothydev etc.,
Along with that a free health chat web site was launched by
Diabetes should no longer be considered a disease of an individual.It is a
disease of the family.
If there is one person with diabetes in the family, the whole family should
be involved in his or her care, or else management will fail.
By far all studies have shown that introducing insulin shots very early in
diabetes will help in the long term prevention of complications.
Insulin is different from all other oral drugs in the sense that it is
natural and not artificial.It is the one otherwise produced by normal human
Earlier injections were painful, but now they are virtually painless. ..... more
In response to recent attention to potential cardiovascular risks associated with the use of rosiglitazone (NEJM May 21, 2007) investigators for the Rosiglitazone Evaluated for Cardiac Outcomes and Regulation of Glycaemia in Diabetes (RECORD) trial have published an unplanned interim analysis. More.....
What about a pump which will display blood sugars automatically? The first
Paradigm Real time Pump (Paradigm 722) was deployed in JDC on October 22,
2006.This NEW pump has a sensor and ....more
Diabscreen Kerala is a major diabetes awareness project of P. Kesavadev Trust. The Diabscreen Kerala team headed by Dr.Jothydev Kesavadev is conducting diabetes awareness, prevention and treatment programs at various geographical locations in collaboration with regional organizations..More
Dr.Jothydev Kesavadev is a popular physician in Kerala with a social commitment. His special interest is in Diabetes, Asthma and Geriatric illnesses. After completing undergraduate and post graduate courses in Medical College, Trivandrum, he did his training and fellowship in USA. He is an excellent clinician, orator and he is very popular for his interactive health education sessions along the length and breadth of Kerala and through the print and audio visual media.This site is created and maintained by his patients and well wishers.
The success of diabetes management is in the periodic modification of medications, clearing the doubts and concerns of patients and performing regular follow up.
We have thousands of diabetes patients from other countries/ states on a weekly /monthly tele follow up program. Patients need come to Trivandrum and stay for 3 days for complete work up.They can go back to their home country and they will be followed up via telephone or internet by our team of experts.If desirable to be on CGMS or insulin pump, patients have to be in Trivandrum for a minimum of one week.
You have to fix up an appointment to meet Dr. Jothydev. +914713095194, +919447040055
Internet / e mail based advise(Follow up) for medications are possible only if you are a registered patient and taught about the rules and regulations of tele follow up to avoid serious errors which can happen with such a program.
Dr.Jothydev has got a consultation and comprehensive diabetes program only in Trivandrum.
Patients have to be in Trivandrum for a minimum of 3 days for getting registered with this program.
If you are so busy with other engagements this is not the place to select for treatment, since you should be very patient and relaxed to get enrolled and follow our instructions.
Asianet radio is very popular in the Middle East countries. Asianet TV "Nammal Thammil" fame Sri. Sreekantan Nair interviewed Dr Jothydev with
special reference to diabetes in Asian Indians in Gulf countries. You can
listen to the radio programme.
All Wednesdays: "Diabetes Chat with Jothydev" 3.30pm
All Thursdays(Mondays: outside Tvm) ACV Television ,
Dr.Christopher Saudek, Director Johns Hopkins Diabetes Center, Baltimore, USA (American Diabetes Association President 2002) during his visit to India was with Diabscreen Kerala for 2 hours on Feb. 03, 2006 from 4.00 pm IST. Dr CD Saudek made a fantastic lecture........ more
Liver Risk, Death Seen With Avandia.
More than one dozen cases of liver failure and death were reported in
patients taking GlaxoSmithKline Plc's Avandia (rosiglitazone), advocacy
group Public Citizen said on Thursday in a petition calling for a ban of the
drug. But GlaxoSmithKline defended its drug, saying its own review by an
independent panel earlier this year said the liver risks were acceptable. "We do not believe there is a connection between liver toxicity and
this medicine," the company said in a statement, adding it had not yet read
the group's petition.
Diabscreen Kerala is a major diabetes awareness project of P.Kesavadev Trust. The Diabscreen Kerala team headed by Dr.Jothydev Kesavadev is conducting diabetes awareness, prevention and treatment programs at various geographical locations in collaboration with regional organizations.
Dr.Jothydev has been conducting awareness programs since 1997.However after completing his training as an Endocrinology fellow at Mayo Clinic, USA, in dec 2003,he decided to come back to India and move in a more organised pattern. From the experience and training, received from the world class Mayo Clinic, Dr.Jothydev's desire is to bring a world class comprehensive diabetes care to the ailing patients in India described as the diabetes capital of the world.
Diabscreen Kerala has conducted more than 310 awareness camps/ programs.We conduct prevention and awareness programs in schools, colleges, also via visual and print media, detection camps etc., In this website, we are publishing pictures, videos and descriptions of some selected events. Our ultimate aim is to promote healthy living styles, generate awareness on intensive diabetic management, how to prevent the devastating complications of diabetes and assure a trouble free life in old age for all diabetes patients. (Dr.Jothydev Kesavadev and Sunitha Jothydev)
Living Longer Life Care private Limited is an upcoming Institute for Diabetes and Geriatric Care. We are offering the state of the art management and follow up program via telemedicine. The whole aim of the program is to offer a treatment same as in the developed world but in a much cheaper method. A team of well-trained professionals and paramedicals manage the show. National and International patients getting appointment should be prepared to stay for a minimum of three days at Trivandrum for detailed physical and lab evaluation. We also offer CSII (continuous subcutaneous Insulin Infusion) via Insulin pump therapy for affordable diabetes patients. Our trained Insulin Pump professionals are capable of initiating and following up this modern treatment of Diabetes headed by Dr.Jothydev KesavadevWe also sell glucometers, (only international brands) Test strips, Diabetes Foot wears, Insulin analogs, pen devices Insulin pumps etc etc.