MBBS, MD - Pediatrics
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Dr Priya Tomar is a pediatrician practicing in Sector-45 Noida. She has received her paediatric training from the esteemed Lala Lajpat Rai Memorial Medical College, Meerut and has done her Senior Residency from the prestigious Maulana Azad Medical College & associated LNJP Hospital, Delhi. She has been involved in various paediatric and neonatal workshops and conferences throughout India. Her area of interest is neonatal care and follow-up. Dr Priya has a compassionate approach towards kids & their family and believes in quality care of her patients.
I found Dr. Priya thorough professional . She was all ears to us while explaining the symptoms and then impeccable in giving the correct medication to our kid. I strongly recommend Dr. Priya to all the parents in the vicinity. Very much satisfied and happy to have visited her.
**** **** ****** *** ***** pay full attention to your kid illness. Awesome way of explaining & treatment.
First and foremost appreciate the availability on Sunday. Calm and friendly with children and devote time during consultation.
Overall great experience, my baby is showing improvement since her check... Would recommend.
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.
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