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Dr Kiran Nair A/P MK Baskaran Nair
Specialty: Endocrinology

Languages: Malay, English

07-07-2253000 Ext: 775


Sessional Clinic
Level 2,
KPJ Johor Specialist Hospital,
39-B, Jln Abdul Samad,
80100 Johor Bahru, Johor

Staff Attached:

Name : Siti Nurmaisarah M Ishak

About Dr Kiran Nair A/P MK Baskaran Nair

Biographical Sketch:

Dr Kiran Nair joined KPJ Johor as the Consultant Endocrinologist and Physician in August 2018. She was formerly with the Department of Internal Medicine at Hospital Sultanah Aminah, Johor Bahru as a consultant endocrinologist and physician since 2015. Prior to that she had been working as an endocrine specialist and internal medicine physician in premier government hospitals in Malaysia including Hospital Putrajaya after obtaining her MRCP (UK) from London in 2005 and her Endocrine Fellowship in 2011.

She is actively involved in clinical research and has conducted and participated in several clinical studies and publications in Type 2 diabetes and gestational diabetes. She has also been involved in the organising of workshops and courses on endocrinology and training sessions for primary care doctors.

She received Service Excellence Awards several times during her years in government service, both in the Klang Valley and Johor. Her special areas of interest include Diabetes, Thyroid, Pituitary & Adrenal disorders and bone metabolism. She is a frequent speaker at various conferences and at medical information sessions for the public and for allied health personnel

Education and Fellowship:

2008-2011          Endocrine Fellowship Training Program, Malaysia

2005                   MRCP(London) UK (Internal Medicine)

1998                   MBBS (Manipal Academy of Higher Education – 


Research and Publications:


1.       Euglycemic Diabetic Ketoacidosis in Gestational Diabetes Following Antenatal Corticosteroid Therapy –: Malaysian Endocrine & Metabolic Society of Malaysia (MEMS) Annual Congress 2018

2.       Severe Diabetic Ketoacidosis in a Patient with Rabson-Mendenhall Syndrome –: Malaysian Endocrine & Metabolic Society of Malaysia (MEMS) Annual Congress 2017

3.       A Cross-Sectional Study of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Patients in Hospital Sultanah Aminah Johor Bahru –: MEMS Annual Congress 2017

4.       A Cross-Sectional Study of Diabetic Ketoacidosis in Hospital Sultanah Aminah Johor Bahru –: MEMS Annual Congress 2016

5.       Glucose Intolerance in Women with Previous Gestational Diabetes mellitus -:  Winner of oral presentation at MEMS Annual Congress 2011

6.       Follicular Thyroid Canrcinoma with Scalp Metastases -: MEMS Annual Congress 2011

7.       Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome with Adrenocortical Carcinoma –: Asia-Oceania Congress of Endocrinology 2010

8.       Pheochromocytoma in Pregnancy –: Asia-Oceania Congress of Endocrinology 2010

9.       Endoscopic Ultrasonography in localisation of Insulinoma ~ 3 case reports –: MEMS Annual Congress 2010

10.   Factitious Hypoglycemia –: MEMS Annual Congress 2009

11.   Metastatic Pituitary Carcinoid ~ A Rare Disease, An Uncommon Complication, A Difficult Diagnosis –: ASEAN Federation of Endocrinology Societies(AFES) 2009

12.   Olanzapine-induced Diabetic Ketoacidosis –: 42nd Malaysia-Singapore Congress of Medicine 2008