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Dr. Jharna K Doshi

Dr. Jharna K Doshi

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MBBS, DNB - Paediatrics

Pediatrician

15 Years Experience Overall  (7 years as specialist)

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Dr Jharna K Doshi is consultant pediatrician at W Pratiksha Hospital, Gurgaon with an experience of over 10 years now. She has completed MBBS from MGM Medical College, Jamshedpur and has been awarded prestigious DNB degree. She is a member of Indian Academy of Pediatrics. Some of the services provided by Dr Jharna K Doshi are well baby care, immunization, adolescent health,infectious diseases, pediatric nutrition and weight management, growth and development, behavioral issues, allergy and asthma.She focuses to cover all aspects of patient care from physical to emotional stress which parents might be facing and always looks forward to give her service to all her patients.

Gurgaon Sector 46, Gurgaon

Jain Hospital

1499P, Huda Colony, Landmark: Near Mayfield Redlight, Gurgaon

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Mon - Fri

10:00 - 11:00

500

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.

Specializations

Awards and Recognitions

DNB Pediatrics - 2012
PALS - 2011
NRP - 2012

Education

MBBS - MGM Medical College, Jamshedpur, 2005
DNB - Paediatrics - Apollo Hospitals, 2013

Memberships

Medical Council of India (MCI)
INDIAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS

Experience

2015 - 2017 Senior Resident - Pediatrics at W Pratiksha Hospital
2015 - 2015 Consultant at Shri Krishna Child Care Centre
2014 - 2015 Senior Resident at TATA Motors Limited Hospital
2012 - 2014 Senior Registrar at Apollo Gleneagles Hospital
2017 - 2018 Consultant Pediatrics at W Pratiksha Hospital

Registrations

788 Jharkhand Medical Council, 2006
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