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Dr. Padmanjali K.S

Dr. Padmanjali K.S

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MRCPCH (UK), MBBS, Diploma in Child Health (DCH)

Allopath

Pediatrician

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22 Years Experience Overall  (19 years as specialist)

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Dr. Padmanjali is a leading Paediatrician Currently associated with Cloudnine Kids Hospital (Bangalore). Her specialization lies in Paediatric allergy, General Paediatrics, Paediatric Medicine and asthma care.Apart from being a member of the Indian Paediatric Association, Karnataka Medical Council. Dr.Padmanjalis approach lies in performing diagnostic tests to obtain information about patients medical condition and administer therapies, medications and vaccinations to treat illness, disorders and injuries. A part of being a paediatrician is not only dealing with the children but also dealing with the family. With Structured evaluation and early intervention Dr.Padmanjali believes in identifying and addressing developmental and behavioural problems that result from exposure to stress.

Jayanagar, Bangalore

Cloudnine Hospital - Jayanagar

4.5

1533, 9th Main, 3rd Block, Landmark: Opposite Clumax Diagnostics, Bangalore

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Mon, Thu, Sat

11:00 - 01:30
02:30 - 08:00

Tue - Wed

09:30 - 12:45
02:00 - 05:00

Fri

09:30 - 01:30
02:30 - 05:00

500

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

MRCPCH (UK) - RCPCH, UK, 2008
MBBS - Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore, 1997
Diploma in Child Health (DCH) - Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore, 2000

Registrations

46460 Karnataka Medical Council, 1997
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