paediatrics

Pediatrics is one of the most important and resource-focused specialities in the medical field. It requires unique skills and expertise in order to understand and identify the health problems faced by a child. The main difference between a child and an adult is the ability to communicate the symptoms they are experiencing. Our doctors possess the vast experience and clinical skills to accurately diagnosis and provide top-level treatment for children; leading to faster recoveries. We have the nation’s best pediatric hospital in Hyderabad, with a primary emphasis on providing high-quality, safe, and effective health care to children.

Pediatricians are not just doctors. They must function like parents when an ailing child is taken to them for a health care evaluation. Our pediatric and neonatology department in Hyderabad features some of the best pediatricians in Hyderabad. They truly are well-qualified, experienced, and among the finest child specialists in the entire country. Our medical team is always prepared to address a child’s total health and development.

Apollo Health City operates as the finest children’s hospital in Hyderabad while providing around-the-clock pediatric services. The on staff newborn child specialists in Hyderabad include internationally-renowned neonatal doctors with the global training and experience to treat even the most complex diseases and conditions. Additionally, our advanced-care pediatric hospital uses the latest technology and best medical treatments in Hyderabad.

The main ingredient that makes Apollo Health City the best children’s hospital in Hyderabad is our highly-trained team of experts, which is among one of the finest in the world. From academic recognition to proven clinical experience, our pediatricians in Hyderabad are peer-recognized for their qualifications. Constantly committed to patient-centered care, our doctors routinely produce unmatched clinical results.

Apollo Health City’s offers an unequalled range of whole healthcare services for children starting at birth, and continuing throughout their childhood growth and development years. We are able to maintain our status as the nation’s best pediatric hospital in Hyderabad by providing comprehensive pediatric care services as a part of our convenient out-patient, as well as in-patient, clinical departments. Another area-of-expertise Apollo Health City provides includes complete diagnostic and interventional services for all digestive and liver-related disorders in children; including emergencies.

The highly-trained child specialists are also experts in treating various pediatric respiratory illnesses and clinically-related diseases; empowering us as the best child care hospital in Hyderabad.

 Apollo Health City’s pediatric hospital in Hyderabad is a tertiary health care center offering general pediatric services, while also addressing all child-related subspecialties. Our pediatric department also provides 24-hour children’s emergency services. All of our expert healthcare provider services are supervised and managed by consultants with many years of experience, and supported by a highly-skilled nursing staff utilizing state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment technologies.

Our team of experts are amongst the finest in the world, be it in academic qualifications, clinical expertise, hands-on experience or in research publications. Committed to patient centric care , they contribute to our record of unmatched clinical outcomes.

Dept.Doctor's Name 
Pediatric AnaesthesiaDr.Meena TrehanView Doctor's Profile
Pediatric Cardiologist Dr.Kavitha Chintala View Doctor's Profile
Pediatric.Cardiac.SurgeryDr.Girish WarrierView Doctor's Profile
Pediatric. NephrologyDr. Mehul A. ShahView Doctor's Profile
Pediatric. NeurologyDr. Pranathi GuttaView Doctor's Profile
PediatricsDr.Koteshwar RaoView Doctor's Profile
       "Dr.P.M. Manmohan Reddy View Doctor's Profile
       "Dr.K.K.Durga PrasadView Doctor's Profile
       "Dr.Kaza SharmilaView Doctor's Profile
       "Dr.Prema Menon 
   
Pediatric OphthalmologyDr.Rachna Vinay KumarView Doctor's Profile
Pediatric PulmonologyDr.Samiya RazviView Doctor's Profile
Pediatric GastroenterologyDr.Ramesh Srinivasan View Doctor's Profile
Pediatric EndocrinologyDr.Leenatha Reddy 
   
Pediatric SurgeryDr.Yoga NagendharView Doctor's Profile
Pediatric SurgeryDr.S.Srinivas 
Pediatric SurgeryDr.Lavanya Kannaiyan 

Paediatric Gastroenterology & Herpetology

Dr Ramesh Srinivasan MD (PGI) MRCP(UK) DCH (Lon) FRCPCH UK CCT

We provide comprehensive clinical, diagnostic and interventional services for all digestive and liver related disorders in children including emergencies. Our services include

  • Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology,
  • Endoscopy, Colonoscopy
  • Variceal Band Ligation, Polypectomy ,Foreign body removal, ERCP
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (peg) insertion and exchange
  • Intraoperative endoscopy, Oesophageal dilatation, Capsule endoscopy
  • Liver Transplantation
  • Feeding and swallowing assessment,parenteral and enteral Nutrition support

Paediatric Pulmonology

Dr Samiya Razvi MBBS, DCH, MD (USA), MS (USA)

We provide complete evaluation and management for infants, children and adolescents with respiratory diseases including

  • Asthma
  • Premature lung disease and bronchopulmonary dysplasia
  • Recurrent pneumonia and respiratory infections
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Chronic cough and persistent wheeze
  • Congenital malformations of the lung
  • Neuromuscular weakness
  • Children with tracheotomy
  • Chronic lung disease requiring home oxygen therapy

Paediatric Surgery

Dr. M. Yoga Nagendhar MS, MCh, DNB

Consultant Paediatric Surgeon &Paediatric Urologist &Paediatric Laparoscopic Surgeon

Laparoscopic surgery is successfully performed in babies and is becoming the standard of care for many paediatric conditions. Advances in paediatric and neonatal intensive care and improvements in technology have led to a greatly improved outcome of paediatric and neonatal surgery.

Areas of Specialization:

  • Paediatric Laparoscopy and Thoracoscopy
  • Robotic Surgery,
  • Antenatal counselling for surgical problems
  • Congenital malformation corrective surgeries
  • Tumours
  • Emergency: Intestinal obstructions,Interssusuption, torsion and trauma.

Pediatrics & Neonatology

Dr. P M Manmohan Reddy MBBS (Osm.) DCH (London)

Dr. V Koteshwar Rao MD (Paediatrics) MD (Neonatology, USA)

Dr. K K Durga Prasad MBBS, DNB (Paediatrics)

Dr. Sharmila Kaza MD (Paediatrics)

Apollo institutions of Paediatrics and Neonatology provide complete round-theclock healthcare services to Neonates and Paediatric population.

We are a tertiary health care centre for general paediatrics, with all paediatric subspecialties.We also have round the clock paediatric emergency services. NICU,PICU facilities. These specialities are run by consultants with high expertise and supported by skilled nursing staff and state of art equipments.

Regular outpatient paediatric services and immunizations are given in the OPD rooms everyday by the consultants.

Pediatric Cardiology

Dr. GirishWarrier, MBBS, MS (General Surgery), M.Ch. (Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery)Paediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery

Dr. Kavitha Chintala, MD.FACC. FASE Senior Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist

Dr. MeenaTrehan, MBBS,MD,PDCC,(Cardiac Anaesthesia)

About the Cardiac Center

The Cardiac Center at Apollo Health City is one of the leading pediatric heart centers providing care to infants, children and young adults with congenital and acquired heart conditions.

The Centre has already made a start with pioneering surgeries and is set to make a long – term impact in the field of Paediatric Cardiac Care

Our team consists of experienced cardiologists, cardiothoracic surgeon,cardiac intensivist, cardiac anesthesiologist,and staff including specially trained nurses,perfusionists, respiratory therapists, social workers, etc. Expert consultation and support from all other pediatric specialties is available within the Hospital..

Apollo’s Pediatric Cardiac Care Centre is headed by Dr. Girish Warrier who has performed en-number of surgeries on babies and children. Dr.Girish has performed complex cardiac surgeries in patients not only from India but also from countries like Iraq, Yemen, Oman, Africa and the Middle East.

Services Provided: Consultation for:

  • Heart Murmurs
  • Congenital Heart Diseases
  • Acquired heart disease
  • Rhythm disorders
  • Kawasaki disease
  • Pediatric Chest pain
  • Syncope
  • Sports clearance
  • Heart Failure
  • Hypertension in children
  • Lipid problems in children

Procedures:

  • ECGs
  • Echocardiography
  • Holter monitoring
  • Diagnostic catheterization
  • Interventional catheterization
  • Neonatal cardiac surgery
  • Complex cardiac defect correction
  • Minimally invasive cardiac surgery
  • Valve Repairs
  • Conduits
  • Extra Cardiac Fontans
  • Maze procedure to correct cardiac rhythm disturbance in children
  • Pacemaker insertion

Pediatric Dentistry

Dr. Neha (Gupta) Jain

Paediatric dentistry is an age defined specialty that provides both primary & comprehensive, preventive & therapeutic oral health care for infants & children through adolescence, including those with special health care needs.

Services Available:

  • Prevention of intraoral problems at early years of life
  • Focus on comprehensive oral health care of child , developing dentition & its effect on general health
  • Treatment of-
  • Nursing bottle caries/rampant caries
  • Discolorations of teeth
  • Improperly aligned teeth(orthodontic correction)
  • Bad breath
  • Congenitally Missing /extra teeth
  • Retained teeth

Paediatric Endocrinology

Dr.Leenatha Reddy MRCPH(CCT)

Services at Apollo Hospitals provides complete diagnostic, treatment, management and education services for infants, children and adolescents with endocrine diseases and disorders.

  • Diabetes mellitus, types 1 and 2
  • Growth disorders
  • Thyroid, adrenal and pituitary gland disorders
  • Puberty development problems
  • Glandular tumours
  • Childhood obesity
  • Sexual ambiguity
  • Metabolic bone disease of prematurity
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome

Paediatric Haematology/Oncology

Dr. S.V.S.S. Prasad

Apollo Hospital’s Paediatric Haematology/Oncology Services provides programs and services to quickly detect, diagnose, treat,support and follow up care for children and adolescents with cancer and blood disorders.

Pediatric Nephrology

Dr Mehul A. Shah MD (PED), DCH (BOM), DABP, DABPN (USA)

We offer comprehensive medical services for kidney problems from newborns up to 18 years age. Some of the conditions that have been treated here include:-

Antenatal renal anomalies – counselling and post natal management

  • Acute kidney failure
  • Blood or protein in the urine (Glomerulonephritis)
  • Hypertension (High blood pressure)
  • Kidney stones
  • Nephritic syndrome
  • Recurrent urinary tract infections
  • Renal tubular disorders

We offer renal replacement therapy to children with irreversible and severe kidney failure in the form of chronic dialysis (both home based ie peritoneal and hospital based ie Hemodialysis) as well as kidney transplantation.

Pediatric Neurology

Dr Pranathi Gutta M.B.B.S, MRCPCH (UK),Fellow Paediatric Neurology (GOSH, London)

Fellow Paediatric Neurology (GOSH, London)

Paediatric Neurology at Apollo is complimented by round the clock neurosurgical services and a\ comprehensive neuro-rehabilitation service.

Services provided:

  • Evaluation of children with developmental delay, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, headache and learning difficulties.
  • Video EEG/ 24 hour EEG
  • EMG/ Nerve conduction study
  • VEPS & CT/ MRI & PET CT
  • Muscle and nerve biopsy
  • Paediatric neurosurgery
  • Interventional Neuroradiology
  • Neuro-rehabilitation service
  • Feeding evaluation and rehabilitation in neurologically disabled children

Pediatric Ophthalmology

Dr Rachna Vinaya Kumar MS, FAICO

Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus is a super specialty that deals with:

i. Treatment of eye diseases in children below the age of 16 years.

ii. Treatment of abnormal eye movements or squint at any age.

Services available:

  • Treatment of refractive errors with glasses prescription in children.
  • Management of amblyopia (lazy eye).
  • Screening and treatment of Retinopathy of Prematurity.
  • Surgical correction of various kinds of squints in all age groups.
  • Treatment of diplopia (double vision).
  • Treatment of nasolacrimal duct obstruction.
  • Surgical treatment for paediatric cataracts.

Pediatrics & Neonatology

Dr. P M Manmohan Reddy MBBS (Osm.) DCH (London)

Dr. V KoteshwarRao MD (Paediatrics) MD (Neonatology, USA)

Dr. K K Durga Prasad MBBS, DNB (Paediatrics)

Dr. Sharmila Kaza MD (Paediatrics)

Apollo institutions of Paediatrics and Neonatology provide complete round-theclock healthcare services to Neonates and Paediatric population.

We are a tertiary health care centre for general paediatrics, with all paediatric subspecialties.We also have round the clock paediatric emergency services. NICU,PICU facilities. These specialities are run by consultants with high expertise and supported by skilled nursing staff and state of art equipments.

Regular outpatient paediatric services and immunizations are given in the OPD rooms everyday by the consultants.

Apollo Health City 
Jubilee Hills ,Hyderabad 500033 ,Telangana State, India.
Call Center No 040-60601066
Fax: +91- 40 – 23607530
Toll No – 1860 500 1066
In case of Emergency Dial : 1066
Email: apollohealthcity@apollohospitals.com