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Dr. Shivaprakash Sosale C

Dr. Shivaprakash Sosale C

Dr. Shivaprakash Sosale C

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MBBS, MD - Pediatrics

Pediatrician

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Paediatric Intensivist

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14 Years Experience Overall  (10 years as specialist)

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Dr. Shivaprakash Sosale is a Consultant Pediatrician at Arunodaya Childrens Clinic, Bangalore. He completed his MBBS from Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, after which he went on to pursue his MD in Pediatrics from Government Medical College, Miraj. Over the course of his illustrious career that has spanned over a decade, Dr. Shivaprakash has provided services like nutrition assessment, development assessment, vaccination, new born care, adolescent medicine, child growth management, nebulization. He is a member of Indian Medical Association, Indian Academy of Pediatrics, IAP Critical Care, IAP Infectious Diseases Chapter, and Bangalore Pediatric Society.Dr. Shivaprakash Sosale C is the Founder of MAGU Foundation (R)

Dasarahalli, Bangalore

Arunodaya Children's Clinic

5.0

20/1, Lakshmaiah Complex, NH4, Landmark: Behind Vijaya Bank & Near Soundarya Hotel, Bangalore

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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.

Education

MBBS - Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore, 2004
MD - Pediatrics - Government Medical College, Miraj, 2010

Memberships

Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)
IAP Critical care
IAP Infectious disease chapter
Bangalore Pediatric Society

Experience

2009 - 2010 Registrar at Govt.Medical College, Miraj
2010 - 2014 Assistant Professor at Sapthagiri Institute of Medical sciences and Research center
2014 - Present Associate Professor and unit II chief at Sapthagiri Institute of Medical sciences and Research center

Registrations

69773 Karnataka Medical Council, 2004
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