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Dr. R K Goyal

Dr. R K Goyal

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

Pediatrician

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44 Years Experience Overall  (43 years as specialist)

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Dr. R K Goyal is a Pediatrician in Vikas Puri, Delhi and has an experience of 44 years in this field. Dr. R K Goyal practices at Goel Children's Clinic in Vikas Puri, Delhi. He completed MBBS from kanpur University in 1974,Diploma in Child Health (DCH) from MEERUT UNIVERSITY in 1977 and MD - Pediatrics from MEERUT UNIVERSITY in 1983. He is a member of Delhi Medical Council. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Bronchial Asthma Treatment,Vaccination/ Immunization,Growth & Development Evaluation / Management,Limping child and Autism etc.

Vikas Puri, Delhi

Goel Children's Clinic

C-788, Guru Virjanand Marg, Vikas Puri. Landmark: Near DDA Market, Delhi

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Mon - Sat

10:00 - 12:00
05:00 - 07:00

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 - kanpur University, 1974
Diploma in Child Health (DCH) - MEERUT UNIVERSITY, 1977
MD - Pediatrics - MEERUT UNIVERSITY, 1983

Memberships

Delhi Medical Council

Experience

1989 - 2014 Proprietor at Goel Children's Clinic, Vikas puri
1983 - 2014 Consultant at Janta X-ray Clinic, Tilak Nagar

Registrations

19453 Uttar Pradesh Medical Council,
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