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Dr. P. Saxena

Dr. P. Saxena

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MBBS, Diploma in Child Health (DCH)

Pediatrician

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16 Years Experience Overall  (15 years as specialist)

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Dr. P. Saxena is a Pediatrician and General Physician in Indirapuram, Ghaziabad and has an experience of 12 years in these fields. Dr. P. Saxena practices at New Born And Child Care Clinic in Indirapuram, Ghaziabad. He completed MBBS from L.L.R.M Medical College in 2001, Diploma In Child Health (DCH) from King George Medical College in 2005 and MIAP from King George Medical University, Lucknow in 2006. He is a Member Of Indian Academy Of Paediatrics (IAP).

Indirapuram, Ghaziabad

Dr. P. Saxena Child Care Clinic

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33, Shipra Rivera Towers, Gyankhand 3, Landmark: Near Saint Thomas School, Ghaziabad

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11:00 - 01:00
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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.

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Awards and Recognitions

Best Doctor Award at Fortis Hospital, Noida - 2009
Organised Neonatal Resucittation Program - 2009
Organised Pediatric Resucittation Program - 2010

Education

MBBS - Lala Lajpat Rai Memorial Medical College, Meerut, 2001
Diploma in Child Health (DCH) - King Georges Medical College, Lucknow University, 2005

Memberships

Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)

Experience

2008 - 2016 Visiting Consultant at Shanti Gopal Hospital
2004 - 2005 Resident Doctor at Safdarjung Hospital
2007 - 2010 Registrar at Fortis Hospital
2010 - 2015 Specialist in Delhi Govt. (NRHM Project) at Delhi Government

Registrations

045203 Uttar Pradesh Medical Council, 2001

Trainings and Certifications

MIAP - King Georges Medical College, Lucknow University, 2006
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