Prashant Nadkarni, MD

Prashant Nadkarni, MD
Appointed 01/17/12
Joslin Diabetes Center
3229 East Genesee Street
Syracuse, NY 13214

315 464-8668

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Medicine: Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism


Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: New England Medical Center, 1997, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Fellowship: Baylor College of Medicine, 1996, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Residency: New York Medical College, 1994, Internal Medicine
  • Residency: B.Y.L. Nair Municipal Hospital, 1991, Internal Medicine
  • MBBS: University of Bombay, India, 1988

Specialties & Certification

  • Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes and Heart Disease
  • Diabetes and Nerve Damage
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hyperhidrosis
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypocalcemia/Hypercalcemia
  • Hyponatremia/Hypernatremia
  • Hypoparathyroidism/Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Osteoporosis
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Type 1 Diabetes
  • Type 2 Diabetes


  • Adults


  • Diabetes Management
  • Fine Needle Aspiration of Thyroid Nodules
  • Insulin Pump Education
  • Thyroid Ultrasonography


  • Endocrine Society
  • College of Physicians and Surgeons, Mumbai, India
  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
  • American Diabetes Association (ADA)
  • Association of Physicians of India
  • National Board of Medicine, New Delhi, India

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • VA Medical Center
  • Crouse Hospital

Languages Spoken (Other Than English)

  • Hindi
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