Common Specialities
{{speciality.keyWord}}
Common Issues
{{issue.keyWord}}
Common Treatments
{{treatment.keyWord}}
Call Doctor
Book Appointment

Dr. Vijayalakshmi S S

MBBS, DNB - Pediatrics

Pediatrician, Chennai

18 Years Experience  ·  100 - 200 at clinic
Book Appointment
Call Doctor
Dr. Vijayalakshmi S S MBBS, DNB - Pediatrics Pediatrician, Chennai
18 Years Experience  ·  100 - 200 at clinic
Book Appointment
Call Doctor
Submit Feedback
Report Issue
Get Help
Services
Feed

Personal Statement

I'm dedicated to providing optimal health care in a relaxed environment where I treat every patients as if they were my own family....more
I'm dedicated to providing optimal health care in a relaxed environment where I treat every patients as if they were my own family.
More about Dr. Vijayalakshmi S S
Dr. Vijayalakshmi S S is an experienced Pediatrician in Kodambakkam, Chennai. She has been a practicing Pediatrician for 18 years. She is a qualified MBBS, DNB - Pediatrics . She is currently practising at Rathna clinic in Kodambakkam, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Vijayalakshmi S S on Lybrate.com.

Lybrate.com has an excellent community of Pediatricians in India. You will find Pediatricians with more than 33 years of experience on Lybrate.com. You can find Pediatricians online in Chennai and from across India. View the profile of medical specialists and their reviews from other patients to make an informed decision.

Info

Education
MBBS - Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai - 2000
DNB - Pediatrics - Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai - 2005

Location

Book Clinic Appointment with Dr. Vijayalakshmi S S

Rathna clinic

200/4 Rangarajapuram main road Kodambakka chennai 24 Opposite sriram studio near powerhouse, ChennaiChennai Get Directions
200 at clinic
...more

Padmini Nursing Home

#9, Pachiyappa College, Hostel Road, Chetpet, Landmark: Near Maharishi School, ChennaiChennai Get Directions
...more

Arogya Clinic

# No.25, 3 rd Main Road, Thillai Ganga Nagar, Landmark: Near Adambakkam Mrts, ChennaiChennai Get Directions
100 at clinic
...more

Anjakha Multispeciality Hospital

23, Medavakkam Main Road Landmark : Next To Indus Ind BankChennai Get Directions
200 at clinic
...more
View All

Services

View All Services

Submit Feedback

Submit a review for Dr. Vijayalakshmi S S

Your feedback matters!
Write a Review

Feed

Nothing posted by this doctor yet. Here are some posts by similar doctors.

Why There Is A Need To Consult Pediatrician For Your Child?

Fellowship In Neonatology, MRCPCH(UK), Diploma In Child Health (DCH), MBBS
Pediatrician, Delhi
Why There Is A Need To Consult Pediatrician For Your Child?

Your child needs complete care whether it is emotional, psychological or physical. A thorough evaluation of your child's body and mind is vital at nascent stages. Childs growth should also be checked regularly and monitored. Weight, height and head circumference should be checked and plotted in standard recommended graphs to see if these are normal otherwise timely action can be taken. Childhood vaccinations should be given at right time. These are advised by Paediatrician. If you observe any complaints by your little one that may require medical help, such as:

1. Frequent headaches
Much like adults, children too can experience headaches that last from 30 minutes to 3 hours. A range of primary or secondary headaches like, migraine, meningitis, sinusitis or tension may affect children due to neurological issues.

2. Blurry vision
If you observe either a vision developmental delay or near-sightedness and farsightedness in your child, it might be related to neurological issues.

3. Slurred Speech
If your child is 7-8 months and is not responding to sounds or cannot babble non-sense words, it calls for a neurological check-up.

4. Motor and Co-ordination Delay
Sometimes babies are unable to perform motor skill activities like crawling, walking or using fingers to grip or hold, such delay requires attention of the parent.

5. Fatigue
Check if your kid has become lazy and decreased his physical activities due to fatigue and tiredness suddenly of late.

6. Abnormal Movements

Common involuntary movements or tics like eye blinking, twitching of nose, grimacing or making sounds is in some cases overlooked. Tourette syndrome is an example of such a tic, which has been evaluated as a neurological issue.

7. Tremors or Seizures
Children are prone to febrile seizures (fits) or tremors along with fever that occur between 6 months and 5 years. These are signs of neurological issues that require an immediate check-up.

8. Numbness in Limbs
Neurological complications in your child’s infancy may also cause joint pain and numbness of arms and legs.

9. Behavioural disorders
A change in behaviour or attitude in your child is noticed if he/she is suffering from attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, school problems, sleep issues, intellectual disability or other neural conditions.

10. Weakness
This symptom is tricky in children, as it may be confused with general tiredness by your human eye. It may be unheard of but many children face trouble in performing easy tasks. A neurological exam may identify the source for treatments.

An underlying problem to the nervous system can cause harm or impairment in the normal growth and development of your kid. Early diagnosis helps in correct care, recovery and prevention of long-term problems. You can opt for a routine neurological examination if you find such symptoms in your child. These exams check the functioning of your child’s brain, spinal cord, nerves that come from the brain and spinal cord and offers accurate diagnosis.

In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

5405 people found this helpful

Hi, My daughter is 7 years old and she had her front top incisors fell off about three months ago, but the permanent ones are yet to come out. Is this any problem or should I not worry about this.

BHMS
Homeopath, Hooghly
Give her calcium rich food,,yes it is delayed,but will come,,u need proper homoeopathic treatment to solve this
1 person found this helpful
Submit FeedbackFeedback

My daughter age is 15 month And 10 days. When his age is 6 and half months than we find that she is suffering from Iron deficiency Anemia. That time hemoglobin level is 6.5% and that time required blood transfusion. After that when she admitted in hospital that time Hemoglobin level is 10.38% and at presently We take some test. At present hemoglobin % is 12.20 and LDH level 597U/L and S. Ferritin level is 63.8 ng/ml and we also taken HB ELECTROPHORESIS and result is HB A- 96.5%, HB A2-2.3% and HB F -1.2%. Now I want to know the above report result mean. Can you tell me please? We are worry about his weight and not eating, when we try to her some food always vomiting.

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician, Alappuzha
My daughter age is 15 month And 10 days. When his age is 6 and half months than we find that she is suffering from Ir...
These are in fair range and you have to ask details with weight and feeding habits and you can ask personally so that I will see it Ferritin is an ubiquitous intracellular protein that stores iron and releases it in a controlled fashion. The protein is produced by almost all living organisms, including algae, bacteria, higher plants, and animals. In humans, it acts as a buffer against iron deficiency and iron overload.The normal range for blood ferritin is: For men, 24 to 336 nanograms per milliliter (standard units) or 24 to 336 micrograms per liter (international units) For women, 11 to 307 nanograms per milliliter (standard units) or 11 to 307 micrograms per liter (international units)
1 person found this helpful
Submit FeedbackFeedback

My one year old baby boy is getting hard stools and pushes very hard while doing this. It is since her birth. What to do?

DNB (Pediatrics), MBBS
Pediatrician, Ghaziabad
My one year old baby boy is getting hard stools and pushes very hard while doing this. It is since her birth. What to...
Change diet like reduce milk. Juices. Biscuit n maida from diet. Give fruits like papaya. Chikko. Veg n dal to b increased. With lot of water. You can add syp evict 5 ml twice for a month. He wl get better.
5 people found this helpful
Submit FeedbackFeedback

I am vidya I have 7 half months boy baby but I didn't. Gave regular multivitamin drops to baby. Now we can start to give a-z drop or calshine p drops or any other.Please suggest me.

Nutrition - Management of Weight & Lifestyle Related Disorders
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Delhi
I am vidya I have 7 half months boy baby but I didn't. Gave regular multivitamin drops to baby. Now we can start to g...
Baby till 6 months of age does not require any vitamin supplements as the requirement is fullfilled from mothers mllk and after 6 months, you should start introducing semi solid foods in his diet. Introduction of supplements is only required when the baby growth is not normal.
Submit FeedbackFeedback

Hello doctors My baby weight is 8.300 he is not eating any fruits or else. He is 9 month old please suggest me any food chart that gain his weight or any medicine.

BSc - Food Science & Nutrition, PGD in Sports Nutrition and Dietitics , Diabetes Educator
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
Hello doctors My baby weight is 8.300 he is not eating any fruits or else. He is 9 month old please suggest me any fo...
Hello, It really depends on the birth weight of the baby.If the baby's weight gain is steady,do not force feed.You can start weaning foods but make sure the baaby is more on the mothers milk.
Submit FeedbackFeedback

Hi my son is 7 months old his control was little bit weak. My neurologist asked us to take mri. Results of mri 1. Mild thining of body and splenium of corpus callosum seen with periventriclar hyperintensities. 2. Partial empty sella is seen 3. Dialted vr spaces noticed in left inferior putamen. 4. No obivious demostrable infarct or hemorrhage orsqlin brain parenchyma. Possibility of mild form of perinatal insult is more likely neurologist said nothing bad he is ok but my pediatrician said there will be developmental delay. Which one one right. What to do?

Pediatrician, Pune
Mri reports reflect there has been some perinatal insult, there is periventricular involvement, which could cause some developmental delay, but early intervention by developmental pediatrician with physiotherapy can reduce the problems, also there is partail empty sella, it is the place where the pituitary gland is situated which controls the hormonal system of the body, the child may also require hormonal studies to rule out any hormonal deficiencies, if required hormonal supplementation, please discuss with your pediatrician.
2 people found this helpful
Submit FeedbackFeedback

My 4 month son not drink milk from bottle give me solution I am working lady and my 11 year daughter has wheat allergy and I have fatty stomach. Kindly give me solution of three problems.

MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, PG - Graduate Diploma In Health Sciences In Diabetology, MD - Bio-Chemistry
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Chennai
My 4 month son not drink milk from bottle give me solution I am working lady and my 11 year daughter has wheat allerg...
Exclusive breast feeding for 6 months is good. Start weaning after 6 months If your daughter has wheat allergy, then she should be sensitive to gluten, a protein in wheat. Avoid wheat, rye and barley. Go for gluten free foods. U can give her nuts, lentils, egg, fish To reduce fatty tummy, cut down all refined carbohydrates and added sugars. Eat nuts or fruits for snacks. Eat legumes like chickpea for breakfast. Avoid dairy.
1 person found this helpful
Submit FeedbackFeedback

My daughter is 5 years old her hair is very thin not even a little finger size I use coconut oil Nad clinic plus shampoo can you suggest Me what to do to make her hair thick oil shampoo and food that can be given.

MD - Paediatrics
Pediatrician, Zirakpur
My daughter is 5 years old her hair is very thin not even a little finger size I use coconut oil Nad clinic plus sham...
Cnslt skin specialist fr any local infctn if any. But mostly this is due to dietary deficiencies which needs to be corrected first.
Submit FeedbackFeedback
View All Feed