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Dr. C P Sachdeva

Dr. C P Sachdeva

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MBBS, MD - Pediatrics

Allopath

Pediatrician

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Dr. C P Sachdeva is a Pediatrician in Kirti Nagar, Delhi Dr. C P Sachdeva practices at Kalra Hospital in Kirti Nagar, Delhi. He completed MBBS from University of Lucknow in 1956 and MD - Pediatrics from University of Lucknow in 1967. He is a member of Central IAP,IAP Delhi,National Neonatology Forum (NNF) and National Respiratory Chapter. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Infant & Child nutrition,Health Checkup (General),Neonatology and Infectious Disease Treatment etc.

Kirti Nagar, Delhi

Kalra Hospital

4.0

A-4,5,6, Tulsi Das Karla Marg, Landmark: Near Metro Pillar Number 326., Delhi

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Mon - Wed

12:00 - 02:30

500

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

Ex-President & Secretary IAP West Delhi.

Education

MBBS - University of Lucknow, 1956
MD - Pediatrics - University of Lucknow, 1967

Memberships

Central IAP
IAP Delhi
National Neonatology Forum (NNF)
National Respiratory Chapter

Experience

Senior Resident at LHMC
Senior Resident at Kalawati Saran Children’s Hospital
1994 - Present Consultant at Mata Chanan Devi Hospital

Registrations

11113 Delhi Medical Council, 2001
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