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Dr. Rohit Khandelwal

Dr. Rohit Khandelwal

MBBS, MD - Pediatrics




12 Years Experience Overall  (8 years as specialist)

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Dr Rohit Khandelwal Is a Pediatrician in Marathahalli, Bangalore and Has an Experience of 12 Years in This Field. Dr Rohit Khandelwal Practices at Apollo Cradle in Marathahalli, Bangalore and Apollo Clinic, Varthur Road, Whitefield, Bangalore in Kundalahalli, Bangalore. He Completed MBBS (Gold Medalist) From M.K.C.G. Medical College in 2006 and M.D (Pediatrics) from Govt. Medical College, Amritsar in 2011.He has been awarded many Gold Medals for scoring highest marks in various subjects and also for scoring over-all highest marks in all semesters of MBBS - 2006. He has been the winner of IAP Pediatric quiz for undergraduate and postgraduate at various levels. He has presented many scientific papers in State And National Conferences and has been awarded for the same. He has to his credit various publications of his Research works in National and International Journals. He has authored many chapters in general paediatrics and management of paediatric critical care books.Dr. Rohit Khandelwal is compassionate and friendly and has expertise in handling the pediatric age group who come for consultations. Besides consultations for common paediatric problems, he has an expertise indealing with common newborn problems,Jaundice in newborn,Infant & Child nutrition, Childhood Infections, Growth & Development Evaluation/Management, Frequent respiratory tract infections, RespiratoryAllergies,Bronchial Asthma, Bronchiolitis,Urinary tract infections, Cerebral Palsy Treatment related conditions, Seizure disorder, Epilepsy, Congenital heart Diseases, Paediatric critical care evaluation, common endocrine issues, Short Stature, Malnutrition, Child not gaining adequate weight and height,Acute and chronic and undiagnosed fever, Speech therapy, Vaccination/ Immunization and Post Vaccinations Care.He is a Life Member of India Academy of Paediatrics. He is a Resource person and Senior trainer for training of all the paediatricians and MBBS doctors across India for the management of wheezing and asthma in children (ASTHMA TRAINING MODULE). He is a certified BASIC LIFE SUPPORT Trainer and also an ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT Trainer.

AECS Layout, Bangalore

Apollo Cradle


101/209 & 210, ITPL Main Road, Kundalahalli, Brookefield, Landmark: Near AECS Layout, Bangalore

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Mon, Wed

05:00 - 06:00

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Kundalahalli, Bangalore

Apollo Clinic


673/A, Varthur Main Road, Landmark: Near Kundanahalli Signal & Oppsite Shriram Samruddhi Apartment, Bangalore

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Mon - Thu, Sat

06:30 - 08:00

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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.


Awards and Recognitions

Gold Medals for scoring highest marks in various subjects and scoring over all highest marks in all semesters of MBBS - 2006


MBBS - MKCG Medical College, Berhampur, Orissa, 2006
MD - Pediatrics - Baba Farid University of Health sciences, 2011


Life Member of India Academy of Pediatric


107026 Karnataka Medical Council, 2014
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