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Dr. Mahendra Singh

Dr. Mahendra Singh

Dr. Mahendra Singh

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MBBS, Diploma in Child Health (DCH), MD - Pediatrics

Pediatrician

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37 Years Experience Overall  (37 years as specialist)

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Dr. Mahendra Singh is a Pediatrician in Rohini, Delhi and has an experience of 37 years in this field. Dr. Mahendra Singh practices at Child Care in Rohini, Delhi. He completed MBBS from Sardar Patel Medical College in 1979,Diploma in Child Health (DCH) from Sardar Patel Medical College in 1983 and MD - Pediatrics from Sardar Patel Medical College in 1985. He is a member of Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP),National Neonatology Forum (NNF) and Indian Medical Association (IMA). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Viral Fever Treatment,Growth & Development Evaluation / Management,Vaccination/ Immunization,New Born Care and Infant & Child nutrition etc.

Rohini, Delhi

Child Care

Flat-122, Pocket-H-18,Rohini, Sector-7. Landmark: Near Rohini West Metro Station, Opp. Metro Pillar no.428, Delhi

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Mon - Sat

10:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 09:00

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.

Specializations

Education

MBBS - Sardar Patel Medical College, 1979
Diploma in Child Health (DCH) - Sardar Patel Medical College, 1983
MD - Pediatrics - Sardar Patel Medical College, 1985

Memberships

Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)
National Neonatology Forum (NNF)
Indian Medical Association (IMA)

Experience

Owner at Child Care

Registrations

15446 Delhi Medical Council,
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