Who we are


Welcome to DiabEndoIndia!

We help you navigate stormy waters and reach a calm shore!

What is DiabEndoIndia?

A space that explores and provides guidance on all matters hormonal!

Do you feel overwhelmed by your health condition? Have you been told it is all in your hormones? Are you frustrated because none of your efforts in eating right or excercising seems to be paying off?

Learn about how every choice you make affects your hormone levels – starting from the time you wake up in the morning to the time you sleep!


Dr. Jayashree Gopal

M.B.B.S, Diplomate of the American Board in Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Diabetes, Consultant Endocrionologist and Diabetalogist.

Dr. Jayashree is an American Board Certified Internist, Endocrinologist and Diabetologist

She finished her MBBS in Madras Medical College, Chennai, India, then went ahead to do residency in Internal Medicine and Fellowship in Endocrinology and Diabetes at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas.

This was followed by 2 years of basic research at the world-renowned University of Cambridge at the laboratory of Prof Krishna VK Chaterjee, where Dr. Jayashree worked on some rare endocrine and hormonal problems. She then worked in Newcastle, Middleborough and Ashington, UK, as a Specialist Registrar in Internal Medicine, and Endocrinology and Diabetes.

Dr. Jayashree returned to India in 2002, and has worked in Apollo Hospitals, Chennai and various other clinics and hospitals till present. She conceptualized and setup the Apollo Diabetes Center in 2003 at Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai.

She is also the Associate Dean for teaching and research at M.V Diabetes Research Centre, Royapuram.


Dr. Kala Subramaniam

MD Pharmacology, Post Graduate Fellowship in Diabetes, Consultant Diabetologist

Dr. Kala Subramaniam is a physician cum researcher from Chennai, India.

After completing MBBS at the prestigious Madurai Medical College in 1989. She joined ESI corporation hospital, K K Nagar, Chennai as a medical officer and worked in various departments including internal medicine and emergency room , and was involved in both in-patient and out-patient care.

In 2003 she underwent externship clinical training in Atlanta, USA.

Because of her passion for therapeutics, in 2005 she did her MD in pharmacology from Madras University, Chennai, India.

From 2005 she has been a clinical advisor for various clinical research projects - incluidng playing a crucial role in STEMI INDIA project– first in country – a community based program for acute heart attack (STEMI) care established by a team of several leading national and international cardiologists.

She has undergone training in the field of diabetology from Annamalai university and gestational diabetes training by PHFI, India, and has completed a Postgraduate Certification Program in Diabetology from John Hopkins University, USA.

She is a consultant for Prameya Health, Bangalore – a preventive health care and research organization.


Dr. Thangarathinam

MBBS, PG Diploma in Diabetology, F.Diab, Consultant Diabetologist

Dr. Thangarathinam completed her M.B.B.S. from Coimbatore Medical College in 2007.

She then completed PG.diploma in diabetology from Annamalai university, followed by Fellowship in Diabetology from Dr. Mohans Diabetes Specialty Centre.

Dr. Thangarathinam started working as an associate consultant to Dr. Jayashree Gopal from May 2019.

She has also has a good private practice set up as a general physician and diabetologist.


Dr. Sowmiya Ravi

MBBS, Diploma in Diabetes Management, Consultant Diabetologist

After completing MBBS in PSG Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Coimbatore in 2012. A growing interest in the field of diabetology led Dr. Sowmiya to work in Dr. A.Ramachandran Diabetes Hospital for a year, following which she went on to do Diploma in Diabetes Management from Apollo’s Medvarsity.

After completing the course, she was privileged to have had the chance to work in Apollo Hospitals as an Associate Consultant to Dr. Jayashree Gopal and Dr. Venkataraman for 3 years under senior doctors in diabetology and endocrinology following which she continues to work with Dr. Jayashree Gopal as part of DiabEndoIndia team.

Observing the symptoms, data and and feedback of patients day by day, the notion that diet is equally important to medicines was affirmed. This formed the basis of establishing the “Low carb clinic” in DiabEndoIndia, with the mission to show the pathway for patients to lead a healthy and fit lifestyle.



MBBS, Fellowship in Diabetes Management, DFID, Consultant Diabetologist

Dr.S.Roshini completed MBBS from Sri Ramachandra University in 2013.

After having worked as a duty medical officer at Fortis Malar Hospital for one year, Dr.S.Roshini completed "Fellowship in Diabetes Management" under Medvarsity and Apollo hospitals affiliated with Royal Liverpool Academy in 2016. Also practising as a "Consultant" at Vinita Hospital.

She then completed "Distance Fellowship in Diabetology" from CMC Vellore with Distinction in 2018.

Dr.S.Roshini has worked as Associate Consultant under senior diabetologist, Prof.Dr. D. Shantharam, in Apollo Hospital, Greams Road for 6 years, following which she joined and continues to be part of the DiabEndoIndia team.

She aims at Patient Empowerment in the management of Diabetes.


Ms. Mary Magdalene Santa Selvaraj

MSc Food & Nutrition

Ms. Mary is a registered dietitian and a certified diabetes educator, with 15+ years of experience.

She is freelancing as a dietitian now, with a special focus on low carbohydrate and renal diet.

She also has the inclination to do research in the field of diabetology and nephrology.