Dr. A. G. Karthikeyan
Dr. A. G. Karthikeyan

Dr. A. G. Karthikeyan

Graduated from Madras Medical College, batch of 1993, passed out with distinction. Completed Post Graduation from Institute For Child Health and Hospital for Children, Egmore, attached to Madras Medical College. Joined as registrar in Child's Trust Hospital and was handling Neonatal intensive care unit from 2003 to 2005. Then after training from there started a Paediatric day care Hospital SAI CHILD HEALTH CENTRE in Royapettah, Chennai. Since interested in academics and teaching very much started a pediatric forum with support and help of practicing pediatricians" MYLAPORE PAEDIATRIC FORUM" and created a base for learning and sharing knowledge among private practicing pediatricians. Good topics like 1. Common Neonatal Challenges in Paediatric Practice, 2. Conquering Childhood Asthma, 3. Endocrine disorders in children, 4. Dermatology in office Practice, 5. Challenging Dengue Fever, 6. Gastroesophageal Reflux disease, 7. Interesting cases in Pediatric Office Practice, 8. Pediatric Emergencies in Office Practice, 9. Behavioral and Psychiatric disorders in Children, 10. Antibiotic associated diarrhea, 11. Rota virus and Intussuption were discussed in the pediatric forum. Also have inclination towards preventive therapy so we do conduct monthly free camps for asthmatic children where we educate the parents the disease burden, prevention, inhalation therapy, spirometry test. Since the back bone of paediatric practice is nutrition and development we have a qualified dietitian in the office who takes care of nutrition advice. Did Advanced Post Graduation In Paediatric Nutrition (PGPN) course conducted by Boston University School Of Medicine, residential programme in Boston in 2015. Apart from academics and profession, very much interested to spend quality time with my children, interested in basketball, learned to do amateur magic and routinely conduct magic shows in kids parties.

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saichildhealthcentre.imhs.in/

Address

No. 21, Jani Basha Street, ., Triplicane, Chennai, Pincode:600014, Tamil Nadu.

Working hours

  • 9 am to 10 pm - 2 pm to 6 pm
  • 9 am to 10 pm - 2 pm to 6 pm
  • 9 am to 10 pm - 2 pm to 6 pm
  • 9 am to 10 pm - 2 pm to 6 pm
  • 9 am to 10 pm - 2 pm to 6 pm
  • 9 am to 10 pm - 2 pm to 6 pm
  • Holiday/closed

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