MBBS, DNB - Paediatrics
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Dr. Abhinav Agarwal is a leading and a well-known Pediatrician/Child Specialist practicing at his clinic Shishu Mangal Child Clinic, Vaishali. He has done his MBBS from Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Medical College, Bangalore and DNB (Pediatrics) from Deen Dayal Upadhyay Hospital, New Delhi. He has also been attached with Fortis La Femme, Greater Kailash (A Specialized New Born & Mother Hospital). You can call up Dr. Abhinav Agarwal to schedule an appointment on Practo.com
Plot Number 122, Kalinga Marg, Sector 4, Landmark: Near Paras and Aditi hospital, Ghaziabad
Mon - Sat
11:00 - 01:30
06:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 01:30
I have never met such a nice and humble doctor, i am taking my 2 years daughter to him sice past two years for vaccinations, consultations, etc and he suggested best medicines and treatments.
Dr. Abhinav very nice and humble doctor. he explains everything about the child disease. he listen first very carefully then if parent ask the problem then explain technically and deeply that why this occurs so I fully satisfied his nature. he is like family member & treat like own child.
Dr. Abhinav is having a very gentle & caring personality. He has thorough knowledge in his field. I strongly recommend the parents to consult Dr. Abhinav for any sort of child related illness.
Overall experiance with doctor is so good. Doctomer recomended a limited medicine, which worked effectively.
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.