Fed up of endless wait?
Look for clinic with Prime

Dr. Manisha Juvekar

Dr. Manisha Juvekar

Dr. Manisha Juvekar

Profile is claimed

MBBS, Diploma in Child Health (DCH), MD - Pediatrics

Pediatrician

23 Years Experience Overall  (18 years as specialist)

Medical Registration Verified

95% (198 votes)

Dr Manisha Juvekar , is a practising paediatric pulmonologist and sleep medicine specialist. She has completed her MBBS & post graduation in paediatrics from Lokmanya Tilak Medical College. She has done her Paed-Respiratory fellowship training in Sheffield Childrens Hospital-UK. followed by Training in KK children's hospital-Singapore. Her training in the field of Bronchoscopy was in Thailand, Bangkok. She specialises in both diagnostic & therapeutic Bronchoscopy along with diagnosis by Bronchoalveolar lavage. Her expertise extend to the field of Paediatric & adult sleep medicine. She is a Certified International sleep specialist. Dr Manisha has also been trained in diagnosis and treatment of Allergic disease and food allergies. She is trained in doing allergic skin prick testing and giving immunotherapies for various allergens.She has various publication & abstracts to her name. Juvekar's Nursing Home has facility for Allergic Skin Tests, Spirometry (Lung Function Test), Bronchoscopy (Visualisation of Upper & Lower Airway) and Sleep Lab for diagnosis of sleep disordered breathing besides other routine facilities.

Nerul, Navi Mumbai

D Y Patil Healthcare

4.5

DY Patil Healthcare D-wing, Sector-5,Nerul, Navi Mumbai , Navi Mumbai

Get Directions

+ 18

Tue, Fri

02:00 - 04:00

900
Online Payment Available
Prime
Max. 30 mins wait + Verified details

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

Education

MBBS - University of Mumbai, Mumbai, 1997
Diploma in Child Health (DCH) - University of Mumbai, Mumbai, 2002
MD - Pediatrics - university of seychelles american institute of medicine, 2005

Registrations

89591 Maharashtra Medical Council, 1999
Report an Error
Pick a time slot
D Y Patil Healthcare
Change Clinic
4.5900Max 30 mins wait
Nerul