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Dr. Santhosh Kumar

MBBS, DNB (Pediatrics)

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Dr. Santhosh Kumar is a well-known Paediatrician who has completed his DNB in the field of DNB Paediatrics from Rural Development Trust (RDT), Bathalapalli, Anantapur which is a 400 bedded hospital with all major departments. Completed various trainings in various specialities of PICU, NICU and General Paediatrics.

  • Diagnosing and providing medical care to children with a variety of illnesses, diseases and health conditions of new born.

  • Conducted regular thorough examinations on new born and young children to check and record their health and normal physical development

  • Examine sick children to determine their condition and ask intuitive questions to gather information about symptoms

  • Reach an provisional diagnosis based on scientific knowledge and individual medical history

  • Prescribe medications and give detailed instructions for administration

  • Prescribe and interpret appropriate lab tests to gain more information for possible infections or abnormalities

  • Examine and treat injuries and refer the little patients to physicians of other disciplines when necessary (e.g. Surgeons, Ophthalmologists, Orthopaecians etc.)

  • Advise parents on children’s diet, immunization, exercise and disease preventive measures

  • Keep abreast of advancements in paediatrics and best practices by attending seminars and conferences