Other-Specialities

Paediatrics & Neonatology

Paediatrics

Aster MIMS department of general pediatrics is committed to improve health of children with care, compassion and expertise.

Our Out- patient clinic plays a critical role in the routine care of young people

  • Performing age appropriate health screening
  • Diagnosing and treating acute and chronic illness and other disorders that affect children
  • Ensuring that children are achieving development milestones
  • Evaluating and detecting developmental or behavioral disorder
  • Educating parents about well- child career, including immunization

Aster MIMS, Kannur have a well-equipped, 7 bedded PICU which take care of life-threatening acute illness in children.

It is supported by a multidisciplinary team of pediatricians, nurses, respiratory therapists, physio- therapist, nutritionist & pharmacist working with various subspecialties, based on the condition of the child.

PICU is equipped with ventilators, HFNC, CPAP, BiPAP and monitors for the care of critically sick children.

It also offers post op care for children who undergo various surgeries.

Neonatology

The department has well-equipped Neonatal intensive care units, managed by qualified nurses, duty paediatricians, backed by highly qualified consultants, neonatologists and paediatric surgeon. The department has state-of-the-art Paediatric medical and surgical intensive care units. We have a well -equipped 13 bedded Out Born NICU and 15 bedded Inborn NICU which takes care of ill neonates.

Doctors

Dr Nandakumar

Senior Consultant - Paediatrics & Neonatology

Dr. Nandakumar is a respected consultant paediatrician with over 24 years of experience in treating neonatal and young children.

Dr Nandakumar

Senior Consultant - Paediatrics & Neonatology

Dr. Nandakumar is a respected consultant paediatrician with over 24 years of experience in treating neonatal and young children.

He is an expert in handling paediatric problems effectively by involving their parents in decision making process. He pays meticulous attention to detail while treating his patients, because there is absolutely no room for error at all. His area of interest is Paediatrics and Neonatal Intensive Care.

Qualifications

MBBS from Government Medical College, Calicut | MD in Paediatrics from Madras Medical College Chennai.

Dr Veena Kumari M

Consultant

With more than 14 years of experience in Paediatrics and Neonatology, Dr. Veena Kumari can effectively manage medical conditions affecting newborns, infant children and adolescents.

Dr Veena Kumari M

Consultant

With more than 14 years of experience in Paediatrics and Neonatology, Dr. Veena Kumari can effectively manage medical conditions affecting newborns, infant children and adolescents.

Qualifications

MBBS from Government Medical College, Mysore | DCH from JSS Medical College, Mysore | DNB from ACME, Pariyaram

Dr. Maya C C

Senior Specialist

A highly trained paediatrician, Dr. Maya is specialized in treating very young children and all conditions related to premature babies, newborn resuscitation, and paediatric procedures.

Dr. Maya C C

Senior Specialist

A highly trained paediatrician, Dr. Maya is specialized in treating very young children and all conditions related to premature babies, newborn resuscitation, and paediatric procedures.

She has vast experience in advanced neonatal procedures and managing all kinds of paediatric emergencies.

Qualifications

MBBS from Dr. Somervell Memorial Medical College, Karakonam, Trivandrum | MD in Paediatrics from Government Medical College, Kozhikode | DNB from National Board of Examinations, New Delhi.

Dr Srikanth C Nayanar

Senior Specialist

Dr Srikanth C Nayanar passionate dedicated neonatologist has an experience of working in Department of Neonatology MOSC Medical College, Kolenchery as a Senior Resident. During his course he has teaching experiences in Paediatrics and Neonatology to MD Paediatrics & postgraduates. He has gained experiences in managing extreme preterm, term in the first DM centre of neonatology in Kerala. He also has experiences in general paediatrics, neonatal nephrology, paediatric hepatology.

Dr Srikanth C Nayanar

Senior Specialist

Dr Srikanth C Nayanar passionate dedicated neonatologist has an experience of working in Department of Neonatology MOSC Medical College, Kolenchery as a Senior Resident. During his course he has teaching experiences in Paediatrics and Neonatology to MD Paediatrics & postgraduates. He has gained experiences in managing extreme preterm, term in the first DM centre of neonatology in Kerala. He also has experiences in general paediatrics, neonatal nephrology, paediatric hepatology.

Achievements

Gold Medallist in ENT undergraduate examination (Rajiv Gandhi university of Health Sciences RGUHS

Qualifications

MBBS | MD(Paediatrics) | DM(Neonatology)

Dr Krishna Dathan

Senior Specialist

Dr. Krishna is a Senior Specialist in the Department of Neonatology with expertise in providing care to critically ill neonates, extreme preterm, infants with congenital heart diseases and more.

Dr Krishna Dathan

Senior Specialist

Dr. Krishna is a Senior Specialist in the Department of Neonatology with expertise in providing care to critically ill neonates, extreme preterm, infants with congenital heart diseases and more.

He graduated from Govt. Medical College, Calicut with a degree in MBBS. He completed MD. in pediatrics Dr Rajendra Prasad Govt. Medical College, Tanda, Himachal Pradesh and his Fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology from Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi. He recently completed his DNB Superspeciality in Neonatology from Mehta Multispeciality Hospital, Chennai.

Qualification

MBBS | MD. Pediatrics | Fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology | DNB Superspeciality in Neonatology

Dr Amritha M

Specialist

Dr Amritha M has worked at NUHM, Govt of Kerala. She has in-depth knowledge in diagnosis & management of Paediatric diseases. She has completed DCH from Govt Stanley Medical college, Chennai and DNB Pediatrics from Aster MIMS Calicut.

Dr Amritha M

Specialist

Dr Amritha M has worked at NUHM, Govt of Kerala. She has in-depth knowledge in diagnosis & management of Paediatric diseases. She has completed DCH from Govt Stanley Medical college, Chennai and DNB Pediatrics from Aster MIMS Calicut.

Dr Amritha’s areas of interest are General Paediatrics, Hematology and pediatric critical care.

Qualification

MBBS | DCH | DNB (Paediatrics)

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