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Dr. Anurag Prasad

Dr. Anurag Prasad

MBBS, MD - Pediatrics

Pediatrician

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8 Years Experience Overall  (8 years as specialist)

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Dr. Anurag Prasad is a Pediatrician in Pandav Nagar, Delhi and has an experience of 8 years in this field. Dr. Anurag Prasad practices at Child & New Born Clinic in Pandav Nagar, Delhi and Kid-O-Care in Pandav Nagar, Delhi. He completed MBBS from Anugrah Narayan Magadh Medical College and Hospital in 2005 and MD - Pediatrics from Kasturba Medical College in 2009. He is a member of Delhi Medical Council and Medical Council of India (MCI). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Congenital diseases,Treatment of fractures and other injuries in children,Infectious Disease Treatment,Travel Vaccination and Consultation and Diet For Kids etc.

Pandav Nagar, Delhi

Child & New Born Clinic

E- 55, Samaspur Road, Landmark: Near Sanjay Lake, Delhi

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Mon - Sat

08:00 - 09:00
04:00 - 06:00

400

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.

Services

Treatment of fractures and other injuries in children
Infectious Disease Treatment
Health Checkup (General)

Specializations

Education

MBBS - Anugrah Narayan Magadh Medical College and Hospital, 2005
MD - Pediatrics - Kasturba Medical College, 2009

Memberships

Delhi Medical Council
Medical Council of India (MCI)

Experience

2014 - 2016 Consultant at Aarogya Hospital

Registrations

43157 Delhi Medical Council, 2009
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