MBBS, MD - Pediatrics, Diploma in Child Health (DCH)
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Dr. Harish Arora is a Pediatrician and Neonatologist in Rohini, Delhi and has an experience of 41 years in these fields. Dr. Harish Arora practices at Dr. Harish Arora Childern and New Born Clinic in Rohini, Delhi. He completed MBBS from Jawahar Lal Nehru Medical College, AMU, Aligarh in 1978,MD - Pediatrics from Jawahar Lal Nehru Medical College, AMU, Aligarh in 1983 and Diploma in Child Health (DCH) from Jawahar Lal Nehru Medical College, AMU, Aligarh in 1981. He is a member of Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP),Indian Medical Association (IMA),National Neonatology Forum (NNF) and Respiratory chapter of Indian academy of pedatrices. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Paediatric Critical Care,Vaccination/ Immunization,Newborn Jaundice and Lower/Upper Respiratory Tract Infection Treatment etc.
House No 2, Pocket C-8, Rohini Sector-7. Landmark: Near Sai Baba Chowk, Delhi
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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.