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Dr. Vikash N Jain

Dr. Vikash N Jain

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MBBS, Diploma in Child Health (DCH), DNB - Paediatrics

Allopath

Pediatrician

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19 Years Experience Overall  (19 years as specialist)

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Dr. Vikash N Jain is a Pediatrician in VV Puram, Bangalore and has an experience of 17 years in this field. Dr. Vikash N Jain practices at Child Care Clinic and Day Care Ward in VVpuram,Basavanagudi, Bangalore. He completed MBBS from Kurnool Medical College, Kurnool in 1996, Diploma in Child Health (DCH) from Kasturba Medical College - Mangalore in 1999 and DNB (Pediatrics) from Institute of Child health Chennai in 2000.He is a member of Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP) and Bangalore Pediatric Society. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Growth and Development including General Paediatrics, Lower/Upper Respiratory Tract Infection, Vaccination, Childhood Infections and Asthma Management etc.

Basavanagudi, Bangalore

Child Care Clinic

5.0

53/58, First Floor, Chakravarthi Complex, Sajjan Rao Circle., Landmark: Near to Maiyas Hotel., Bangalore

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Mon - Sat

09:00 - 01:00
05:00 - 09:00

Sun

10:00 - 01:00

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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 - Kurnool Medical College, Kurnool, 1996
Diploma in Child Health (DCH) - Kasturba Medical College, 1999
DNB - Paediatrics - Institute of Child Health and Hospital for Children, 2000

Memberships

Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)
Bangalore Pediatric Society

Experience

2009 - 2015 Consultant at Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain Hospital
2013 - 2016 Consultant at Ramakrishna Hospital
2007 - 2016 Consultant at South City Hospital
2005 - Present Owner at Child Care Clinic
2014 - Present Visiting Consultant at Cloudnine Hospital,Jayanagar

Registrations

72220 Karnataka Medical Council, 1996
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