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Dr. Anjana Gulani

Dr. Anjana Gulani

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

Pediatrician

24 Years Experience Overall  (21 years as specialist)

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Vasant Kunj, Delhi

Milestones Newborn, Child and Adolescent Clinic

B4 ,3092, Landmark: Near Fortis Flt. Lt. Rajan Dhall Hospital, Delhi

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09:00 - 12:00
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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.

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Awards and Recognitions

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Actively involved in planning of NICU set up & Incharge of NICU at Sitaram Bhartia Institute of Science & Research New Delhi, India - 2005
Conducted interactive workshops to educate the expecting parents on baby care - 2005
Served as a member of task force for developing Indian Academy of Pediatrics (IAP ) guidelines on hospital based management of severely malnourished children published in INDIAN pediatrics - 2007
Served as a member of task force for developing Indian academy of pediatrics (IAP) guidelines on management of acute diarrhea - 2008
Worked on a few World Health Organization (W.H.O) Research projects - 2007

Education

MBBS - University of Delhi, 1995
Diploma in Child Health (DCH) - University of Delhi, 1999
DNB - Paediatrics - DNB board, New Delhi, 2001

Memberships

Delhi Medical Council
Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)

Experience

1999 - 1999 Senior Resident in Department of Pediatrics & Neonatology at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital
1999 - 2002 Senior Resident in Department of Pediatrics at Lok Nayak Hospital (Maulana Azad Medical College)
2003 - 2012 Consultant in Department of Pediatrics, Neonatology and Clinical Epidemiology at Sitaram Bhartia Institute of Science & Research
2012 - 2020 Consultant in Department of Pediatrics at Max Multi Speciality Centre, N 110 Panchsheel Park, New Delhi
2012 - 2020 Consultant Child Specialist & Neonatologist at MILESTONES: Newborn, Child and Adolescent Clinic, Vasant Kunj

Registrations

8831 Delhi Medical Council, 2000
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