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Dr. Narasimha Murthy

Dr. Narasimha Murthy

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MBBS, Diploma in Child Health (DCH)

Allopath

Pediatrician

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9 Years Experience Overall  (6 years as specialist)

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Dr. Narasimha Murthy is a Pediatrician in Banashankari 1st Stage, Bangalore and has an experience of 7 years in this field. Dr. Narasimha Murthy practices at Happy Children's Clinic in Banashankari 1st Stage, Bangalore. He has completed MBBS from MVJ Medical College, Bangalore in 2008, DCH from JJM Medical College affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences, Karnataka in 2011 and Certificate Pediatrics Pulmonology from Indian Acadamy of Pediatrics, Chennai in 2015.He is a member of Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP) and Indian Medical Association (IMA). Some of the services provided by the doctor are Pediatric Pulmonology, New Born follow-ups, Lactation management - Infant and young child feeding, Bronchial Asthma Treatment, Vaccination/ Immunization, Growth & Development Evaluation / Management and Development Assessment etc.

Basavanagudi, Bangalore

Happy Kidz Clinic

35 DVG Road, Gandhi Bazar, Landmark: Near Lakshmi Gold palace, Bangalore

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Mon - Sat

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

Specializations

Awards and Recognitions

Neonatal Advanced Life Support - 2012
Pediatric Advanced Life Support - 2012
Pediatric Critical Care - 2013
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma Workshop - 2013

Education

MBBS - Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore, 2008
Diploma in Child Health (DCH) - Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India, 2013

Memberships

Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)
Indian Medical Association (IMA)

Experience

2012 - 2014 Pediatrician at Manipal Hospitals

Registrations

82925 Karnataka Medical Council, 2009

Trainings and Certifications

Certificate Pediatrics Pulmonology - Indian Acadamy of Pediatrics, Chennai, 2015
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