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Dr. R Nisarga

Dr. R Nisarga

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MBBS, MD - Pediatrics

Allopath

Pediatrician

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37 Years Experience Overall  (25 years as specialist)

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Dr. R Nisarga is a Pediatrician in Jayanagar 1 Block, Bangalore and has an experience of 37 years in this field. Dr. R Nisarga practices at Nisarga Child Clinic in Jayanagar 1 Block, Bangalore. He completed BSc from Yuvaraja’s College in 1972,MBBS from Govt. Medical College, Mysore in 1979 and DCH from MR Medical college in 1982. He is a member of Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP),Executive board member of Indian Academy of Pediatrics,Joint secretory of Indian Academy of Pediatrics,Organizing secretory- PEDICON 2009 Indian Academy of Pediatrics,President of Indian Academy of Pediatrics- Bangalore branch,Secretory of Indian Academy of Pediatrics- Bangalore branch,Editorial board member of Indian pediatrics and Editorial board member of Indian journal of pediatrics. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Childhood Infections,New Born Care,Fever Treatment,Tonsillitis Treatment and Health Checkup (General) etc.

Jayanagar 1 Block, Bangalore

Nisarga Child Clinic

501, 10th Main Road, 1st Block, Jaya Nagar East, Jayanagar, Landmark: Next to Andhra Bank, Bangalore

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07:00 - 09:00
06:00 - 09:00

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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.

Specializations

Awards and Recognitions

lap best branch award as a president of IAP BANGALORE - 2004
Iap best branch award for breast feeding as a president of IAP BANGALORE - 2004
Vishwesvaraiah yuvakara sangha maragowdanahally award for social work - 2012

Education

MBBS - Govt. Medical College, Mysore, 1979
MD - Pediatrics - KIMS College, 1994

Memberships

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Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)
Executive board member of Indian Academy of Pediatrics
Joint secretory of Indian Academy of Pediatrics
Organizing secretory- PEDICON 2009 Indian Academy of Pediatrics
President of Indian Academy of Pediatrics- Bangalore branch

Experience

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1984 - 1995 Tutor at Kempegowda institute of Medical Sciences
1995 - 1999 Assistant Professor at Kempegowda institute of Medical Sciences
1999 - 2003 Associate Professor at Kempegowda institute of Medical Sciences
2003 - 2012 Professor at Kempegowda institute of Medical Sciences
2012 - 2014 Professor and HOD at AIMS- Nagamangala

Registrations

17409 Karnataka Medical Council, 1979

Trainings and Certifications

BSc - Yuvaraja’s College, 1972
DCH - MR Medical college, 1982
FIAP - Indian Academy of Pediatrics, 2010
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