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Dr. Nandeesh B

Dr. Nandeesh B

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MBBS, MD - Pediatrics

Pediatrician

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26 Years Experience Overall  (23 years as specialist)

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Dr. Nandeesh B is a Newborn and Child Care Specialist.

Kalyan Nagar, Bangalore

Chethana Super Speciality Child Clinic

4.5

827, 5th Cross, 9th Main, 1st Block, HRBR Layout, Landmark: Near Babusa Palya and Near Outer Ring Road, Bangalore

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10:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 10:00

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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.

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Awards and Recognitions

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Chikatsaka Ratan Award from Global Society for Health and Education (New Delhi) - 2006
Executive Committee Member of Bangalore Paediatric Society - 2016
State Rank Holder in Pediatric from Bangalore Medical College - 2009
Infant and young Child Feeding Consultant from Breast feeding Promotion Network of India - 2009
Author of Medical Book - 2003

Education

MBBS - Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore, 1994
MD - Pediatrics - Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore, 1997

Memberships

Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)

Experience

1994 - 2016 Owner and Doctor at Chethana Child Clinic
2006 - 2015 Head of the Department of Paediatrics at SNR Hospital attached to Devaraj Urs Medical College
2015 - 2016 Owner and Doctor at Chethana Super Speciality Child Clinic

Registrations

38022 Karnataka Medical Council, 1994

Trainings and Certifications

Fellowship in Paediatric Emergency - Sunny Downstate University ( Newyork ) USA, 2013
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