MBBS, MD - Pediatrics
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"Dr. Krishan Chugh is one of Asia’s finest Paediatricians. He is one of the first Indian Paediatricians to start working actively in the field of Paediatric Pulmonology and Allergy. He has an extensive experience in Paediatric and Neonatal Bronchoscopy. He has been a PALS Instructor and Director of many PALS courses. He has a rich experience of almost 30 years to his credit and has conducted several workshops[COMA] conferences and CMEs on Paediatric Asthma and Pulmonology. He is a Pediatric Intensivist trained in USA. Most complicated critically ill children, including post transplant patients, have been treated by him. He is the Founder Chairman of the Chapter of Pediatric Intensive Care of “Indian Academy of Pediatrics” . He has been training Pediatricians of India since 1994 and is currently the Vice Chancellor of “College of Pediatric Critical Care”."
Sector 44, Gurugram, Landmark: Opposite HUDA City Centre Metro Station, Gurgaon
Mon - Sat
12:00 - 02:00
We had gone to Dr Chugh on recommendation from another Dr Manish Balde.
****** *** **** ****** ** ***** He treated me 33 long years back and now my new born son is under him. Can’t think of anyone better than him.
He couldn’t explain the subject and said whatever I can understand I am telling you which was surgery , right before the treatment he asks us to visit Other doctor when the child was in a critical state. We requested him to admit but he said first take opinion from other doctor then we will see. Thank you for sending us away from you.
consulted the doctor for my nephew. he was nice and patient. he listened to our concerns and checked my nephew thoroughly
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.