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Dr. Vaideeswaran M

Dr. Vaideeswaran M

MBBS, DM - Neonatology



15 Years Experience Overall  (4 years as specialist)

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● Obtained MBBS Degree from the Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, 2005 .● Acquired MD Paediatrics Degree from the same University● Completed DM Neonatology from the same university2013-JULY 2016 : Undergone DM Neonatology superspeciality Post graduateDegree programme in Institute of Child Health and Hospital for Children, Egmore under TN Dr.M.G.R.Medical University. Involved in active monitoring of Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and emergency Newborn care.Trained in all aspects of sick and premature Newborn care such as Ventilation ( both Invasive and NonInvasive), surfactant administration, UVC , UAC and PICC line placement,Exchange Transfusion, Lumbar puncture.

Pallikaranai, Chennai

Dr. Kamakshi Memorial Hospital


1, Radial Road, Landmark: Opposite Cognizant Company, Chennai

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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.


Awards and Recognitions

V.Balagopalaraju Award - 2008


MBBS - The tamilnadu Dr.MGR Medical university, 2005
DM - Neonatology - The tamilnadu Dr.MGR Medical university, 2016


Tamilnadu Medical Council
Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)


2006 - 2017 Pediatrician at Dr. Kamakshi Memorial Hospital


76388 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 2005

Trainings and Certifications

MD - Paediatrics - The tamilnadu Dr.MGR Medical university, 2009
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