MBBS, MD - Pediatrics
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Dr. Anil Kumar Gulati is a Pediatrician in Naraina Vihar, Delhi and has an experience of 31 years in this field. Dr. Anil Kumar Gulati practices at Dr. Gulati's Children Clinic in Naraina Vihar, Delhi and Max Smart Superspeciality Hospital in Saket, Delhi. He completed MBBS from Maulana Azad Medical College in 1979 and MD - Pediatrics from Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi in 1983. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Vaccination/ Immunization,Childhood Infections,New Born Care,Growth & Development Evaluation / Management and Viral Fever Treatment etc.
Dr. AK Gulati is extremely amicable. I am always relieved when he assures me about my kids health. Fantabulous doctor.
A vry good doctor for children.****** **** *********..don’t make you panic about your ward’s health..gives proper guidance
Excellent and always recommend to others for good health of their children's . Very positive and knowledgeable approach in handling major to minor issues in children routine life.
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.