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Dr. Deepak Sikriwal

Dr. Deepak Sikriwal

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MBBS, MD - Pediatrics

Pediatrician

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11 Years Experience Overall  (11 years as specialist)

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Dr. Deepak Sikriwal is a Pediatrician and Neonatologist in Greater Kailash Part 2, Delhi and has an experience of 11 years in these fields. Dr. Deepak Sikriwal practices at Fortis La Femme in Greater Kailash Part 2, Delhi and Triton Hospital in Nehru Place, Delhi. He completed MBBS from Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak in 2000 and MD - Pediatrics from POSTGRADUATE INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL EDUCATION AND RESEARCH, CHANDIGARH in 2005. He is a member of Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Development Assessment,Appendicitis Treatment,Nutritional Assessment,Child Development Disease Treatment and Viral Fever Treatment etc.

Greater Kailash Part 2, Delhi

Fortis La Femme

4.5

S - 549, Landmark: Near Don Bosco School, Delhi

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Mon - Sat

05:00 - 08:00

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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 - Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak, 2000
MD - Pediatrics - POSTGRADUATE INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL EDUCATION AND RESEARCH, CHANDIGARH, 2005

Memberships

Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)

Experience

2012 - Present Peadiatrics at Fortis La Femme

Registrations

39674 Delhi Medical Council, 2008
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