Dr. Archana Purushothaman

Dr. Archana Purushothaman

Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
Consultant Endocrinology
Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
English, Hindi, Kannada, Marathi
12+ years

Core Competencies

  • Diabetes (adolescent, adult, pregnancy)
  • Obesity and Metabolic syndrome (special focus on dietary and lifestyle modifications)
  • Thyroid diseases and tumors (including pregnancy related)
  • Bone and Mineral disorders (including osteoporosis)
  • Hypertensive disorder (secondary and resistant)
  • Adrenal gland diseases and tumors
  • Pituitary gland disease and tumors
  • Male hormone disorders (gynecomastia and hypogonadism)
  • Female hormone disorders (polycystic ovarian syndrome, hypogonadism, post menopause, prolactin disorders)

Brief Profile

Dr. Archana Purushothaman is an American Board Certified Endocrinologist with work experience spanned over 12 years in the US and India. She completed her Internal Medicine residency at the University of Connecticut, USA, after which she joined the AIIMS Hospitalist group, at Saint Francis tertiary care medical center and academic institution, where she provided patient care in both emergency and inpatient settings, as well as had teaching responsibilities.

She completed her endocrine Fellowship at University of Nebraska, USA under the best names in the field of thyroid cancer, pituitary diseases and inpatient care for diabetes.

She had a busy practice, both as a private and hospital-employed consultant endocrinologist in Mumbai, India since the last few years. She has been a faculty at a renowned charitable and teaching institution as well as at a reputed maternity and pediatric hospital.

Her special focus is on women’s endocrine conditions including PCOS, obesity, gestational thyroid, diabetes and osteoporosis.

She is also an active speaker and participant in clinical conferences and webinars.

Dr. Purushothaman is involved with the following associations:

  • Fellow – American College of Physicians & American College of Endocrinology
  • Member, American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
  • Member, American Diabetes Association
  • Member, Endocrinology Society


  • M.B.B.S, Dr. D.Y. Patil Medical College, MUHS, Nashik, India, 2007
  • Internal Medicine Residency, University of Connecticut, Farmington, Connecticut, U.S., 2012
  • Endocrinology Fellowship, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, U.S., 2019


Dr. Archana Purushothaman, Consultant Endocrinologist discussing Diabetes - causative factors and ways to manage the condition

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