genuine doctor

Government Awareness

Good To Know : How To Check The Genuinity Of A Doctor?

Pavan Manikanta Kumar

August 23rd, 2016


There is a sharp rise in private hospitals all over the country in recent years, but there is also rise in ineligible people,quacks,  practicing the medical profession without proper medical education.

With the rise of hospitals, nursing homes, and polyclinics, the number of fake doctors is also on the rise. According to Medical Council of India(MCI), there are around 2 lakhs fake doctor in India. There are fake doctors even in reputed hospitals.


Allopathy Doctor

It is mandatory for a doctor to register either with the Medical Council of India or with the State Medical Council. So anyone can check the details of registration of any doctor through Medical Council of India Registry Search on their website.


Ayurveda,Unani and Sidda Doctor.

Doctors who practice Ayurveda, Unani and Siddha should register themselves with Central Council of Indian Medicine.Check the genunity of these doctors here CENTRAL REGISTER DEPARTMENT


Recognized Hospital In Respective States.

Generally, states publish the list of  recognized hospital regularly.Here are the links to recognized hospitals in few states.Some of the examples of hospitals recognized by different states as given below

Disclaimer:* This information is subject to periodic government policy / process change. Kindly contact the concerned department to cross check for recent updates, if any.



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