Dr. Supraja Chandrasekar

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MBBS, MRCPCH (UK), Fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care (IAP)

Pediatrician

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15 Years Experience

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Dr Supraja Chandrasekar is a compassionate and dynamic member of the team leading one of the fastest growing Paediatric Intensive Care Units in Bangalore, at PEOPLE TREE HOSPITALS. With a vision to Touch Move and Inspire people by providing a quality of care that they would want for themselves their family and their friends ! She was formerly Consultant at the Pediatric Critical Care Unit at Narayana Hrudayalaya Hospital, Bangalore. She is currently leading the paediatric services at PEOPLE TREE's New branch at Dasarahalli- Raghavendra PEOPLE TREE hospital. She has a passion for caring for critically ill children; following her training in the UK she completed fellowship in Paediatric Intensive Care by securing the national first rank , conducted by the IAP. With over 10 years of practice she is known for her sensitive nature; effortless engagement with children and excellent communication skills. She has presented in multiple scientific deliberations and published in various international journals. She has authored FIRST TOUCH a book on new born care written for novice parents. The book has received excellent feedback from her patients. She enjoys teaching and training and is a certified clinical course instructor for Critical Care and Life Support courses and a trainer in Simulation Based Teaching. She has featured in various newspapers and TV channels for health educational awareness. For her contribution to medical field she earned NIRBHAYA AWARD during Women’s Day;2014. Apart from her clinical work she also dedicates time to Preventive and Community Child Care as a founder member of PEOPLE TREE FOUNDATION. She has worked actively on Childhood Nutrition and Child Safety. The LITTLE TREE fund created along with her team is dedicated to financially support those needy families of children admitted in ICU. All proceedings from sale of her book FIRST TOUCH goes to this fund.

Yeshwanthpur, Bangalore

People Tree Hospitals

2, Tumkur Service Road, Goraguntepalya, Landmark: Near BMTC Bus Stop And Opposite Taj Vivanta, Bangalore

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02:00 - 04:45

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10:30 - 12:30

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Specializations

Paediatric Intensivist
Pediatric Infectious Disease Physician
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Specialist

Education

MBBS - Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore
MRCPCH (UK) - Royal College of Pediatrics and Child Health, London
Fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care (IAP) - Indian Academy of Paediatrics, 2009

Experience

2008 - 2013 Associate Consultant Pediatric Intensivist at Narayana Hrudayalaya Hospital
2007 - 2008 Resident at Indira Gandhi Institute Of Child Health
2003 - 2006 Senior House Officer at London, Basildon, West Midlands university hospitals, United Kingdom

Awards and Recognitions

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First place in Pediatric Intensive Care Fellowship Examination [IAP]
Author of a book on Essential New Born Care - 2012
TV interview on Dengue Fever on Kasturi Channel - 2013
Article on Dengue in Citizen Matters
NIRBHAYA Award on Women's Day 2014 by Asare Trust - 2014

Memberships

Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)
Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, UK

Registrations

66440 Karnataka Medical Council, 2003
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