Fed up of endless wait?
Look for clinic with Prime
Dr. Manjunath K P

Dr. Manjunath K P

Profile is claimed

MBBS, MD - Pediatrics

Allopath

Pediatrician

,

14 Years Experience Overall  (7 years as specialist)

Medical Registration Verified

87% (39 votes)

Dr. Manjunath K P is a Pediatrician in HSR Layout, Bangalore and has an experience of 14 years in this field. Dr. Manjunath K P practices at A K Clinic - General and Diabetis in HSR Layout, Bangalore and Blossom multispecialty hospital in Electronics City, Bangalore. He completed MBBS from K S HEDGE MEDICAL COLLEGE in 2005,DNB - Pediatrics from Baby Memorial Hospital in 2011 and MD - Pediatrics from University of Seychelles in 2012. He is a member of Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Chickenpox Treatment,Vaccination/ Immunization,Infant & Child nutrition,New Born Care and Treatment of fractures and other injuries in children etc.

Electronics City, Bangalore

Blossom multispecialty hospital

4.0

98, Naganathpura Village, Hosa Road, Electronic City Post, Landmark: Near Karnataka Bank and Opposite Old RTO Office, Bangalore

Get Directions

+ 7

Mon - Sat

06:00 - 08:00

350

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 - K S HEDGE MEDICAL COLLEGE, 2005
MD - Pediatrics - University of Seychelles, 2012

Memberships

Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)

Experience

2017 - 2017 Consultant at AK Clinic

Registrations

70707 Karnataka Medical Council, 2005

Trainings and Certifications

DNB - Pediatrics - Baby Memorial Hospital, 2011
PGPN (Boston, USA) - Boston University, USA, 2016
Report an Error

Get the free Practo App