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Dr. Bhaskar Shenoy

Dr. Bhaskar Shenoy

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MBBS, MD - Pediatrics

Allopath

Pediatrician

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31 Years Experience Overall  (31 years as specialist)

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Dr. Bhaskar Shenoy is a renowned Paediatrician considers it a privilege to be a part your child's health and well being. He is compassionate, professional, and ready to provide the best care for your child. He is a Chief of Division of Paediatrics Infectious Diseases and has special interest in Kawasaki Diseases.He has managed around 100 cases of Kawasaki Diseases.

Malleswaram, Bangalore

Manipal Hospital Malleshwaram

4.5

8th Main Road, 5/2, 13th Cross Road, Landmark: Opposite to Canara Union, Bangalore

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11:30 - 12:30

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Old Airport Road, Bangalore

Manipal Hospital

3.5

98, Kodihalli, Landmark: HAL Bus Stop, Bangalore

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01:00 - 05:00

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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 - J.S.S Medical College, Mysore, 1983
MD - Pediatrics - Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences, Hubli, (KIMS), 1986

Memberships

Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)
Indian Medical Association (IMA)
European Society of Pediatric Infections Disesaes

Experience

Consultant at Manipal Hospital
Consultant at Chord Road Hospital
Consultant at Manipal mallaewaram
1995 - Present Doctor at Manjushri Childern's Clinic

Registrations

22113 Karnataka Medical Council, 1983
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