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Dr. Harsha

Dr. Harsha

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MBBS, MD - Pediatrics




11 Years Experience Overall  (9 years as specialist)

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Dr. Harsha is a pediatrician, neonatologist and children's infectious diseases physician in Hebbal, Bangalore and has an experience of 8 years in these fields. Dr. Harsha practices at Grow & Glow Health Care in Hebbal, Bangalore. He completed MBBS from mr medical college, Gulbarga in 2007, MD - paediatrics from MR Medical College, Gulbarga in 2010 and FRGUHS from iNdira Gandhi Child Health Institute in 2013.He is a member of Indian Academy Of Paediatrics (IAP), Indian Medical Association (IMA), Bangalore Pediatric Society And Indian Society Of Critical Care Medicine (ISCCM).

Hebbal, Bangalore

Grow & Glow Health Care


Lalitha Residency Coffee Board Layout, Kempapura, Landmark: Near Families Super Market, Bangalore

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Mon - Sat

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


11:00 - 01:00


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.


Awards and Recognitions

Organising Committee member for Pedicon Karnataka 2015 state conferance - 2015
Divisional Round Co ordinator (Bangalore) for IAP Undergraduate Quiz - 2015
Faculty Lecture on Status Epilepticus Management at Pediatric Critical Care Conferance-Bangalore - 2014
Chairperson at Bangalore Pedicon -2015 On - 2015
Author for - 2011


MBBS - Mahadevappa Rampure Medical College, Gulbarga, 2007
MD - Pediatrics - Mahadevappa Rampure Medical College, Gulbarga, 2010


Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)
Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Bangalore Pediatric Society
Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine (ISCCM)


2012 - 2013 Senior Resident In Pediatric Critical Care at Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health
2013 - 2015 Assistant Professor In Pediatrics at Sapthagiri Institute of Medical Science & Research Centre
2014 - Present Pediatrician at Grow and Glow
2009 - 2012 Junior Resident In Pediatrics at Basaveshwar & Sangameshwar hospital
2007 - 2008 Resident at Basaveshwar & Sangameshwar hospital


78627 Karnataka Medical Council, 2008

Trainings and Certifications

FRGUHS - Indira Gandhi Child health institute, 2013
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