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Dr. S Sharath Chand

Dr. S Sharath Chand

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MBBS, MD - Pediatrics

Pediatrician

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23 Years Experience Overall  (23 years as specialist)

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Dr. S Sharath Chand is a Pediatrician in Banashankari 1st Stage, Bangalore and has an experience of 23 years in this field. Dr. S Sharath Chand practices at Surabhi Child Care Clinic in Banashankari 1st Stage, Bangalore. He completed MBBS from Dr B R Ambedkar medical college in 1992 and MD - Pediatrics from Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum in 1997. He is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA),Bangalore Pediatric Society and Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Skin Disease Treatment,Chickenpox Treatment and Vaccination/ Immunization etc.

Banashankari 1st Stage, Bangalore

Surabhi Child Care Clinic

#94, 9th Cross, Hanumantha Nagar, Banashankari 1st Stage, Landmark: Opp. Ramanjaneya Temple., Bangalore

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Mon - Sun

09:00 - 07:00

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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

Education

MBBS - Dr B R Ambedkar medical college, 1992
MD - Pediatrics - Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum, 1997

Memberships

Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Bangalore Pediatric Society
Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)

Experience

1994 - Present Consultant at Varna Nursing Home
1998 - Present Doctor at Surabhi Child Care Clinic

Registrations

33543 Karnataka Medical Council, 1992
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