MBBS, MD - Pediatrics
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Dr. Shaifali Chauhan, ex-Major, is a Pediatrician with over 10 years of experience in the field of Paediatrics.She received her MBBS from Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore and after serving for five years as a Medical Officer in the Indian Armed Forces.Subsequently, Dr. Bhatia received her MD in Pediatrics from Army Hospital (R&R) Delhi Cantt (Delhi University). She then pursued Senior Residency (for 3 years) from Chacha Nehru Bal Chikitsalaya, India’s first NABH Accredited Government Hospital (Affiliated with Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi).She is also currently working as Consultant Pediatrics in Fortis Hospital, Noida. She has completed Advanced NRP and PALS programs and is an active participant in CMEs and Workshops.She has a keen interest in Neonatology and has nurtured her skills and attributes towards building long-standing rapport with the children and their parents and is a strong believer in delivering care with compassion.
FF16, Lotus Plaza Vaibhav Khand, Main Street, Landmark: Near Vaibhav Park, Ghaziabad
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N- 303 , Aditya Mega city , Vaibhav Khand, Indirapuram , Ghaziabad
Doc is very friendly and listen patiently. She educate the parents about their concerns about their kids in a very simple manner and provide solutions from them.I must say she is the one for every child to help them to grow healthily.
*** ******** ******* ** * **** **** ******* she prescribed very less medicine for my year old and with just 2 dose my daughter feeling much better, she's is very good with kids and she listen to them as what exactly they wanna tell her. Very happy with the doctor and her way to help patients.
she is very professional, very good with kids and make sure that parents understand how to go with the medication.
she is very gentle and soft spoken. she keeps time to listen patient. she always suggest practical solutions rather advising medicine for everything. sab doctors aise ho tho kitnaa ahaa hoga.
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.