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Dr. Santhosh Olety Sathyanarayana

Dr. Santhosh Olety Sathyanarayana

Dr. Santhosh Olety Sathyanarayana

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

Allopath

Pediatrician

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17 Years Experience Overall  (17 years as specialist)

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Dr. Santhosh underwent undergraduate training from Bangalore University and postgraduate training from Institute of Child Health and Hospital for children from M.G.R University, Chennai. Subsequently, he worked in the United Kingdom for 10 years with Addenbrookes University Hospital, Cambridge and Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich and earned the certificate of completion of specialty training from Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health. His area of interest includes thyroid dysfunction in newborn, growth hormone deficiency, pubertal disorders, obesity, calcium and vitamin d disorders, glucose disorders (hypoglycaemia, diabetes - type 1, type 2, mody, neonatal diabetes), disorder of sexual differentiation (DSD) and late effects endocrine problems in survivors of paediatric cancer. He has authored living well with diabetes, the take-charge guide, both Kannada and English educational book for children and parents of children with diabetes to educate about self-management of diabetes.He is a member of Karnataka Medical Council.This doctor is also practicing in Kangaroo Care Women & Child Hospital.

Vijayanagar, Bangalore

Kangaroo Care Women & Children Hospital

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89, 17th Cross, MC Layout, Landmark: Near Balagangadharnath Swamy Metro Station, Bangalore

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Richmond Town, Bangalore

Fortis la Femme

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Number 62, Richmond Road, Entry From Mother Teresa Road, Landmark: Behind Sacred Heart Church, Bangalore

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Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore

Fortis Hospital

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154/9, Landmark: Opposite IIM-B, Bangalore

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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

Certificate Of Completion Of Specialty Training (UK) - 2006
Speciality Certificate In Endocrinology and Diabetes, UK - 2017

Education

Diploma in Child Health (DCH) - Madras Medical College, Chennai, 2002
MRCPCH (UK) - Royal College Of Paediatrics, Uk, 2006
MBBS - Devaraj URS Medical College - Kolar, 1998

Memberships

Karnataka Medical Council
Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India (RSSDI)
Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)
Indian Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Endocrinology (ISPAE)
European society of paediatric endocrinology

Experience

2010 - 2012 Paediatric and Adolescent Endocrinologist at Addenbrookes University Hospital, Cambridge, UK

Registrations

53862 Karnataka Medical Council, 1999

Trainings and Certifications

CCST - Diabetes & Endocrinology - Royal College Of Paediatrics, Uk, 2012
Speciality Certificate in Endocrinology - MRCP, 2017
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