Dr Ramesh Gomez did his graduation and post-graduation from Government Medical College, Alappuzha and DM Endocrinology from the prestigious Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences. Lucknow. He has more than 10 years of experience in managing diabetes mellitus. He has worked in Lakeshore Hospital Kochi and Muscat before joining Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram and Indian Institute of Diabetes, Thiruvananthapuram. He has multiple publications in national and international journals. His special areas of interest include Thyroid malignancy postoperative management, Androgen excess in females including Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) and bone health in post-menopausal women. His approach to management of diabetes aims at prevention of diabetes, optimal management of diabetes focusing much on lifestyle modification, optimal weight management and prevention of complications.