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Dr. Prasad K Reddy

Dr. Prasad K Reddy

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MBBS, DNB - Paediatrics



17 Years Experience Overall  (17 years as specialist)

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Dr. Prasad K Reddy is a Pediatrician in Bellandur, Bangalore and has an experience of 17 years in this field. Dr. Prasad K Reddy practices at Jagannath Clinic and Diagnostics in Bellandur, Bangalore and Bangalore Dental Hospital and Children's Clinic in Harlur, Bangalore. He completed MBBS from Sri Siddhartha Medical College & Research in 1993 and DNB - Paediatrics from Mahaveer Hospital in 2003. He is a member of Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP). Service provided by the doctor is: Paediatric Healthcare.

Bellandur, Bangalore

Jagannath Clinic and Diagnostics


Number 17/1, ARB Complex, Bellandur Main Road, Ambaliapura, Landmark: Opposite Rear Gate of Akme Harmony Apartments, Bangalore

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Mon - Sat

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.


Paediatric Healthcare



MBBS - Sri Siddhartha Medical College & Research, 1993
DNB - Paediatrics - Mahaveer Hospital, 2003


Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)


2000 - 2004 Consultant Paediatrician at Mahaveer Hospital
2004 - 2008 Consultant Paediatrician at St. Marthas Hospital


44056 Karnataka Medical Council, 1996
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