MBBS, DNB - Paediatrics, Fellowship in Neonatology
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Dr. Sanket Goyal is a Pediatrician and Neonatologist in Gurgaon Sector 56, Gurgaon and has an experience of 9 years in these fields. Dr. Sanket Goyal practices at W Pratiksha Hospital in Gurgaon Sector 56, Gurgaon and India IVF Clinic in Gurgaon Sector 40, Gurgaon. He completed MBBS from Saurashtra University, Gujarat in 2010,DNB - Paediatrics from National Board of Examination, India in 2014 and Fellowship in Neonatology from National Neonatology Forum of India in 2015. He is a member of National Neonatology Forum (NNF). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Malaria Treatment,Paediatric Critical Care,Jaundice Treatment,Travel Vaccination and Consultation and Newborn Jaundice etc.
He is very good and his way of explanation about my baby problem satisfying me very well.
Good behaviour and clarity on thought about the health probs and explains the issue clearly. Very friendly and approachable
** ** * ****** **** ********** patience to explain to layman like us and to revert to our queries if we may have any pertaining to our Child’s health - he is in true sense the Doctor for my child - Thank you!Dr. Sanket - you are an asset to the organisation you are associated with and to us
We have been visiting dr Sanket since our baby was in NICU after birth and it has been always a very very positive experience with him.
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.