Recognized by National Medical Commission (NMC) & Govt. of India and constituent college of Dr. MGR Educational and Research Institute

department of pediatrics



Department of Paediatrics headed by Dr. Adarsh. E, has been a platform for medical professionals and is been establishing as a center of excellence by training students with a sense of social commitment, ethical values and high standards, through continual improvement of medical services. The department favors a conducive environment for learning by providing excellent care for neonates and children. Our tertiary care center provides optimal care for all cases encompassing all the specialties of pediatrics. The residents are trained to be compassionate and are exposed to clinical details including the latest development in pediatric field.

Why Choose Us?

  • Ours is a well equipped department with skilled teaching staff and state of the art ICU care.
  • Various cases including rare and complicated cases are being handled.
  • Sophisticated ventilators, warmers and infusion pumps are used.
  • Procedures are performed with precise care under experienced hands.
  • Teaching programs are meticulously conducted.


  • OPD
  • Immunization
  • Oral re-hydration center
  • NICU
  • PICU
  • Child guidance and Child psychology
  • Pediatric neurology
  • Pediatric cardiology
  • Pediatric nephrology
  • Pediatric pulmonology
  • Pediatric hematology
  • Well baby clinic
  • High risk clinic
  • ROP clinic
  • Adolescent clinic



    Distinguished accomplishments
  • Dr. Adarsh E, Prof & HOD, Ped.- Senate and syndicate member RGUHS 2003-2006. During this period he has inspected several medical colleges, nursing colleges, pharmacy colleges, Ayurvedic medical colleges and Physiotherapy colleges. Given permission by new colleges.
  • Dr. Adarsh E, Prof & HOD, Ped. –IGNIO teacher (Open University) and examiner for this university to various states.
  • Dr. Adarsh E, Prof & HOD, Ped. - PG & UG examiner for Karnataka, Maharashtra, Tamilnadu and Andhra Pradesh states, University of Health sciences at 1996.
  • Department of pediatrics is an active AFP surveillance unit in Bangalore under the guidance of National committee for polio eradication programme by WHO.
  • Recently WHO team organised a AFP surveillance awareness programme in RRMCH and appreciated the efforts and the work being done here in the department.
  • Dr. Adarsh E , Prof & HOD, Ped - I Have been conducted several live programmes in MTV, Seven TV (local channel), TV9, and chandana regarding child health
  • Dr. Y. Sreekrishna is regular UG examiner for RGUHS, Bangalore and NTRHU, Vijayawada, AP.
  • Dr. Prema,Prof. - Executive committee member IAP BPS 2012 & 2013, Secretary IAP- Adolescent academy Bangalore branch 2013-2014.


  • Quiz- UG, PG quiz conducted every year, college level, regional level, zonal level, south zone and national level.
  • Debate- Regularly debates are conducted for UG & PG students, topics like breast feeding, adolescent girls etc.
  • Essay writing- Newer vaccines in pediatrics, UIP in developing countries etc.
  • Field visits- department will visit anganwadi for assessment of vaccination and nutrition status of the children, school visits done regulary and health camps conducted in rural areas in and around RRMCH.
  • South zone TOT workshop on adolescent office practice
  • Breast feeding awareness programs and workshop.
  • Resuscitation of the new born for interns, pgs and staff nurse.
  • PEMS course and workshop at IMSA conference.
  • ABLS in collaboration with anesthesia department.




Paper Presentation


  • Certificate courses- Proposed
  • NALS is conducted once in 6 months through the interns and fresh PG’s
  • GCPI - One interaction of students with subject counterpart in community-details
  • Modern teaching methods practiced and use of ICT in teaching – learning
  • Lecture method,- Diagnostic lectures by using PPT presentation, all terms of MBBS will be taught.
  • List of PPT
  • Practical teaching - case presentations, bedside teaching, ward rounds, grand rounds, handling ventilator, bone marrow aspirations biopsy etc.
  • Knowledge of doctors regarding ADR reporting at RRMCH
  • Knowledge regarding BCG vaccine in mothers visiting well baby clinic
  • Knowledge regarding optional vaccines in mothers visiting well baby clinic
  • PFT value estimation in children 7-15 years in schools
  • Field visits- Department will visit anganwadi for assessment of vaccination and nutrition status of the children.

List of Case Based Learning:

  • Approach to childhood anemia’s
  • Approach to UTI
  • Approach to fever with rash
  • Approach to PUO
  • List of Audio and Video CDs,Enclosed
  • Education teaching about asthma to parents
  • Educating children about usage of nebulisation aids
  • Breathe free clinic
  • Management of nutrition in low birth babies
  • Aseptic precautions in ICU
  • Feeding techniques in babies in NICU
  • Self-directed learning.

Home Assignments

  • Regular assignments has been given to UG / PG students.
  • PG log book- Contains journal club feedbacks from the faculty, case presentation feedback from faculty, seminar feedback from the faculty, quarterly assessment of dissertation work up and practical theory evaluation done to the PG students will be there.
    Assessment of Procedures done by PG will be monitored CPC done by PG will be entered in the log book, CME’s attended by PG’s.
  • Feed backs collected after teaching programs, area for improvement identified.


  • Dr. Adarsh E

    Professor & HOD
  • Dr. R Prema

  • Dr. Sree Krishna Y.

  • Dr. Rajanish K.V

  • Dr. Karthik Ramachandra

    Professor and Unit Head
  • Dr. Giliyaru Sahana

    Professor, Dean of Innovation council
  • Dr. Sahaya Nirmala.S

  • Dr. Pawan Kumar S

  • Dr. Malavika. J

    Associate Professor
  • Dr. Venkatesh Murthy D.V.

    Associate Professor
  • Dr. Surabhi H.S.

    Assistant Professor
  • Dr Arpitha B

    Assistant Professor
  • Dr. Shreeya A

    Senior Resident
  • Dr. Seema G

    Senior Resident
  • Dr. Priyanka K P

    Assistant professor
  • Dr. Namratha K B

    Senior Resident
  • Dr. Rahul Agarwal

    Junior Resident
  • Dr. Yusuf Aslam N

    Junior Resident
  • Dr. Shamya Mohammed Salim

    Junior Resident
  • Dr. Gowthami S.G

    Junior Resident
  • Dr. Keerthana G

    Junior Resident
  • Dr. Kunal Tejus

    Junior Resident
  • Dr. Kruthikkashri S.K

    Junior Resident
  • Dr. K.B. Ajith Krishnaa

    Junior Resident
  • Dr. Ravipati Trisandhya

    Junior Resident
  • Dr. Ravi Nikhitha

    Junior Resident
  • Dr. Badam Prashanth

    Junior Resident
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