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Dr. Amar D Toshniwal

Dr. Amar D Toshniwal

Dr. Amar D Toshniwal

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MBBS, DNB - Paediatrics

Pediatrician

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14 Years Experience Overall  (12 years as specialist)

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Dr. Amar Toshniwal is a pediatrician in Bibwewadi, Pune. Dr.Amar Toshniwal practices at Vatsalya Children'S Clinic Bibwewadi , Pune. Dr. Amar Toshniwal is known for providing services in pediatric emergency first aid, routine consultation, vaccination, growth monitoring , nebulization, day care treatment .

Bibvewadi, Pune

Vatsalya Childrens Clinic

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Shop No 5, Building E, Ramya Nagari Housing Society, Bibvewadi,Landmark: Near Poona Bakery., Pune

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09:00 - 02:00
05:00 - 10:00

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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) - National Board of Examinations, New Delhi - 2009

Education

MBBS - MIMSR Medical College, Latur, 2002
DNB - Paediatrics - University of Pune, 2008

Memberships

Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)

Experience

2010 - Present Owner at Vatsalya Children's Clinic
2011 - 2014 Consultant Pediatrician & Neonatologist at Colony - Nursing Home
Consultant Pediatrician at Sahyadri Hospital, Bibwewadi
2008 - 2012 In House Consultant Pediatrician at Sahyadri Hospital - Deccan

Registrations

2003010028 Maharashtra Medical Council, 2003
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