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Frequently Asked Questions

    How long does the initial consultation with Dr. Kar take?

  • Typically the initial consultation takes 1-1.5 hours. Dr. Kar takes a very detailed history. All consultations are by appointment only.

    Do I have to do blood tests etc. before the consultation?

  • Not always. However if you have reports that are less than 3 months old, please bring them along. Dr. Kar usually recommends additional tests after the initial consultation. In addition, please bring all your medicines and supplements with you when you come for the first visit.

    Does Dr. Kar do consultations for patients outside Mumbai or Calgary?

  • Yes. However, you need to have a primary care doctor looking after you as well.

    How long does it take for treatment results to show?

  • In Functional Medicine, treatment is personalized & participatory. This means that results will depend on each person’s unique condition It also depends on how well you follow the treatment plan! Some people have felt better within a few days, while others have taken few weeks or months! But everyone has felt [BETTER]! An initial trial period of at least 6 months is recommended.