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Dr. Vikas Khatri

Dr. Vikas Khatri

Dr. Vikas Khatri

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MBBS, Diploma in Child Health (DCH)

Pediatrician

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20 Years Experience Overall  (20 years as specialist)

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Dr. Vikas Khatri comes across as a pediatrician with loads of experience in treating the infants and young ones.Dr. Vikas Khatri educational qualifications include graduation and post graduation from one of the prominent medical institutes in India and has overall experience of more than 17 years in his field.

Dwarka, Delhi

Om Health Clinic

4.0

34, Netaji Subhash Apartments, Pocket 1, Phase 1, Sector 13, Landmark: Opposite DDU College, Delhi

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Mon - Tue, Thu - Fri

10:30 - 01:30
06:30 - 09:30

Wed, Sat

12:00 - 01:30
06:30 - 09:30

Sun

11:00 - 12:00

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.

Specializations

Education

MBBS - G B Pant Hospital / Moulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, 1997
Diploma in Child Health (DCH) - Kalawati Saran Children Hospital, 2000

Memberships

Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Delhi Medical Association (DMA)
Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)

Experience

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2007 - Present Consultant New Born, Child and Adolescent Specialist at Om Health Clinic
2011 - Present Senior Consultant Pediatrics at Bhagat Chandra Hospital
2012 - 2013 Senior Consultant Pediatrics at Rockland Hospital
2007 - 2012 Senior Consultant Pediatrics at Bensups Hospital
2002 - 2005 Senior Resident at Swami Dayanand Hospital (MCD)

Registrations

10507 Delhi Medical Council, 2001
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