MBBS, Diploma in Child Health (DCH)
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Dr. Kaushik K Murthy is a Pediatrician in Malleswaram, Bangalore and has an experience of 13 years in this field. Dr. Kaushik K Murthy practices at Rainbow Childrens clinic in Malleswaram, Bangalore,Family Hospital in Mathikere - BEL, Bangalore and Rainbow in Malleswaram, Bangalore. He completed MBBS from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India in 2006 and Diploma in Child Health (DCH) from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India in 2009. He is a member of Karnataka Medical Council. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Vaccination/ Immunization and New Born Care etc.
Dr.Kaushik is highly recommended..my 1.3 years old son was suffering from high fever and cold..the doctor was caring and understood the situation.. i could see the changes in my son's health in single medication
I took my daughter for treatment. Doctor Suggested with ********* medicine which are of less cost. Explained what are the do's and don't which I should follow at times of fever. Didn't hurry for any unnecessary tests. Gave tips on how to avoid these problems in future.
****** **** ****** ** ********** I m in Tamil Nadu even I discussed with Mr kosik we missed a good person and good friend sir always says don't worry baby is alright.
Very nice doctor, easy going. He is my family doctor since 4.5 years. He is always answerable on phone for any urgency or suggestion.
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.
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