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Dr. ANJANA BHADRA CHOUDHURY

Dr. ANJANA BHADRA CHOUDHURY

Dr. ANJANA BHADRA CHOUDHURY

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MBBS, MD - Pediatrics

Allopath

Pediatrician

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36 Years Experience Overall  (34 years as specialist)

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Dr. Anjana B Choudhury is a leading Paediatrician Currently associated with Manipal Hospital (Bangalore). Her specialization lies in General Paediatrics, Paediatric Medicine and asthma care.Apart from being a member of the Indian Paediatric Association, Karnataka Medical Council, Dr.Anjana is committed towards providing the best healthcare treatment for children. Dr.Anjanas approach lies in performing diagnostic tests to obtain information about patients medical condition and administer therapies, medications and vaccinations to treat illness, disorders and injuries. A part of being a paediatrician is not only dealing with the children but also dealing with the family. With Structured evaluation and early intervention Dr.Anjana believes in identifying and addressing developmental and behavioural problems that result from exposure to stress.

Indiranagar, Bangalore

Carefit Medical And Diagnostic Centre

5.0

MM Enclave, 31, 80 Feet Rd, HAL 3rd Stage, Indiranagar, Landmark: Opposite Madurai Idly Shop, Bangalore

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Mon, Wed, Fri

11:30 - 01:30

600
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Old Airport Road, Bangalore

Manipal Hospital

3.5

98, Kodihalli, Landmark: HAL Bus Stop, Bangalore

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+ 16

Tue

09:00 - 01:00
05:00 - 08:00

Thu, Sat

09:00 - 11:00
05:00 - 08:00

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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.

Specializations

Education

MBBS - Gauhati Medical College, Guwahati, 1982
MD - Pediatrics - Gauhati Medical College, Guwahati, 1985

Memberships

Karnataka Medical Council

Experience

Consultant at Manipal Hospitals

Registrations

63018 Karnataka Medical Council, 1982
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