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Dr. Amit Bajaj

Dr. Amit Bajaj

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MBBS, DNB - Paediatrics

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Pediatrician

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13 Years Experience Overall  (13 years as specialist)

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Dr. Amit Bajaj is a Pediatrician and Pediatric Surgeon in Richmond Town, Bangalore and has an experience of 13 years in these fields. Dr. Amit Bajaj practices at Republic Hospital in Richmond Town, Bangalore and Sita Bhateja Specialty Hospital in Langford Road, Bangalore. He completed MBBS from Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS), Bangalore in 2002 and DNB - Paediatrics from DNB board, New Delhi in 2006. He is a member of India association of Pediatrics(IAP). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: nebulisation,Vaccination/ Immunization,Growth and health development,Diet Counseling and Teenage counselling etc.

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Pediatric Surgery
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Langford Road, Bangalore

Sita Bhateja Specialty Hospital

4.5

8 & 9, O’Shaughnessy Road, Landmark: Near Karnataka State Hockey Association, Bangalore

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Mon - Sat

12:15 - 12:45

550

Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a Paediatrician?

A: A paediatrician or a child specialist is a doctor who manages the health of your child. A paediatrician is trained to manage the physical, behavioural, and mental health of a child. A child specialist is trained to treat childhood illnesses, from minor health issues to serious health disorders. A child can be treated by a paediatrician right from birth.

Q: What is the age range of children which a Paediatrician can treat?

A: Paediatricians can treat a child right from birth. From birth till 2 years, there may be many visits to the paediatrician. From age 2 to 5 years, there will be once a year “well-child” visits. After the age of 5 years, paediatric visits will be done annually. Up to the age of 18 years, you can visit a paediatrician.

Q: Can a Paediatrician perform surgery?

A: Paediatricians are concerned with the physical and mental well being of children. Paediatric surgeons specialize in surgeries. A paediatrician can also perform surgeries with the necessary training. Paediatricians may only evaluate and treat children through non-invasive procedures. Paediatric surgeons perform minor surgeries like removal of foreign bodies to major surgeries like cardiac surgery.

Q: What does a paediatrician do?

A: A paediatrician is trained to perform procedures like: vaccine administration, treat dislocated shoulders or elbows, treat minor injuries, remove foreign bodies, split brown bones, perform circumcision. Apart from these specific procedures paediatricians also ensure well-being of the child through routine examinations. They also handle conditions that affect new born children.

Q: How is a Paediatrician different from a general physician?

A: Paediatricians and physicians are both doctors, but treat patients belonging to different age groups. Paediatricians specialize in treating patients aged 18 years and younger, while general physician treats patients above the age of 18 years. Paediatricians focus on providing medical care to infants, children and teenagers. Physicians may specialize in certain field of medicine.

Services

nebulisation
Growth and health development
Teenage counselling

Specializations

Education

MBBS - Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS), Bangalore, 2002
DNB - Paediatrics - DNB board, New Delhi, 2006

Memberships

India association of Pediatrics(IAP)

Experience

2008 - Present Consultant at Sita Bhatija Specaiality Hospital
2007 - Present COnsultant at Republic Hospital
2010 - Present Consultant at Bajaj HealthCare Clinic

Registrations

62937 Karnataka Medical Council, 2002
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