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Dr. Atul Chopra

Dr. Atul Chopra

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MBBS, MD - Pediatrics

Pediatrician

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18 Years Experience Overall  (18 years as specialist)

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Dr Atul Chopra practices in Greater Kailash 2, South Delhi. He is one of the few newborn and child specialists who have a Fellowship in Neonatology from Mater Mother's Hospital, Brisbane, Australia. He has also worked at Women's and Children's Hospital, Adelaide and Flinders University NICU, Adelaide, both in South Australia. He has been practicing as a senior consultant for more than a decade now and in these years he has taken up some challenging cases.Not only is Dr. Atul Chopra a renowned neonatologist, he is equally adept at pediatrics. He completed his MBBS and Masters Degree in Pediatrics from acclaimed Dayanand Medical College & Hospital, Ludhiana. Most of the times, patients are very well satisfied with his services. This is because he gives his 100% to each and every patient. He is known to be a disciplined and punctual doctor and tries to see patient on time unless there is a sick/crying child who needs immediate attention.Dr. Atul Chopra has worked as a senior consultant in Neonatology & Pediatric department at Max Superspeciality Hospital, Saket, New Delhi from 2008 to 2017. Between May 2017 till Dec 2019, he worked at Rosewalk Hospital for Women at Panchsheel Park, New Delhi. He is currently a full time Neonatologist and a Pediatrician at Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, near Sarita Vihar, New Delhi since January 2020.At Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, he is available for outpatients consultations in the Pediatric OPD between 2pm till 7pm on all weekdays with prior appointment which can be booked on Apollo website (askapollo.com).He is also available for consultation at his private clinic at W-3, Greater Kailash Part-2, New Delhi in the morning hours on the weekdays. The clinic's environment is friendly and has all the vaccines required for children.

Greater Kailash Part 2, Delhi

Dr. Atul Chopra's Clinic

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W-3, Block W, Landmark: Opposite W Block Park & Near MMI School, Delhi

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09:30 - 11:50

Tue, Thu

09:30 - 11:20

Wed, Fri

09:30 - 11:00

Sat

09:30 - 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.

Specializations

Education

MBBS - Dayanand Medical College & Hospital Ludhiana, Punjab, 1997
MD - Pediatrics - Dayanand Medical College & Hospital Ludhiana, Punjab, 2002

Memberships

Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)
National Neonatology Forum (NNF)
Delhi Medical Council

Experience

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2003 - 2004 Paediatric Registrar at Holy Family Hospital
2004 - 2006 Neonatology Registrar at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital
2008 - 2016 Senior Consultant at Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket
2016 - 2017 Senior Consultant at Max Smart Super Speciality Hospital, Saket
2004 - 2006 Ex -Senior Registrar in Neonatolgy and Paediatrics at lndraprastha Apollo Hospital

Registrations

22488 Delhi Medical Council, 2014
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