MBBS, Diploma in Child Health (DCH)
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Dr. Pandurang Sawant is a Pediatrician and Neonatologist in Dhanori, Pune and has an experience of 5 years in this field. Dr. Pandurang Sawant practices at Dr. Sawant's Clinic - Mother & Child Care in Dhanori, Pune.Dr Sawant has a prior experience of working with one of the most renowned hospitals of Pune. He has practiced in Ruby Hall Clinic, Columbia Asia Hospital, Inamdar Multispeciality Hospital & Cloudnine Hospital.You can book an instant appointment with Dr. Pandurang Sawant on Practo.com
Sr. Number 55/1/67, Pranayraj Plaza, Gokul Nagar, Landmark: Near Gokul Nagar Bus Stop, Pune
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Very good doctor. Friendly and nice person. Giving sufficient time to listen your problems and understand it thoroughly. Overall very nice gentleman. Definitely you will have good experience after visiting 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.
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