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Dr. Abhishek Goel - Pediatrician, Gurgaon

Dr. Abhishek Goel

92 (25 ratings)
MBBS, MD - Paediatrics, Senior Residency

Pediatrician, Gurgaon

13 Years Experience  ·  300 at clinic  · ₹200 online
Dr. Abhishek Goel 92% (25 ratings) MBBS, MD - Paediatrics, Senior Residency Pediatrician, Gurgaon
13 Years Experience  ·  300 at clinic  ·  ₹200 online
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Our team includes experienced and caring professionals who share the belief that our care should be comprehensive and courteous - responding fully to your individual needs and preferences....more
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Dr. Abhishek Goel is a well renowned and popular Pediatrician based in Vaishnavi Child Care Clinic, Gurgaon. He has had an experience of 13 years .He has completed his MBBS, MD- Paediatrics and Senior Residency. Dr. Abhishek Goel has completed his MBBS from J.N.M.C, KLE University Karnataka in the year 2003. He has finished his MD (Paediatrics) from Padmashree Dr. D.Y Patil Medical College Pune in the year 2005. He has also completed his Senior Residency from Vardhman Mahavir Medical College, Safdarjung Hospital, Delhi in the year 2008. Dr. Abhishek Goel is an active member of Indian Medical Association (IMA), Indian association of pediatrics, Breastfeeding Promotion Network of India (BPNI), National Neonatalogy Forum (NNF) and IAP. He is also associated with Vaishnavi Nursing Home, Gurgaon. He specializes in Adolescent problems, vaccinations, limping child treatment, new born care, newborn jaundice treatment, thyroid disorders in children, childhood nutrition, congenital ear problem treatment, quad screening, measles treatment and development assessment.

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MBBS - J.N.M.C ,KLE University Karnatka - 2003
MD - Paediatrics - Padmashree Dr. D.Y. Patil Medical College Pune - 2005
Senior Residency - Vardhman Mahavir Medical College, Safdarjung Hospital, Delhi - 2008
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Hindi
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Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Indian association of pediatrics
Breastfeeding Promotion Network of India (BPNI)
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National Neonatology Forum (NNF)
IAP

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Feb 20, 2016

Dr. Abhishek is all I could have hoped for in a medical practitioner. He has been pediatric doctor for my son several years now and has always provided the absolute best care, and I believe, best advice and treatment during every visit and for every issue. Dr. Abhishek is always available, he has personalized service and goes out of his way to “problem solve” using all of his contacts and knowledge to offer multiple solutions. I would highly recommend Dr. Abhishek to anyone

Feb 15, 2016

Dr. Abhishek Goel is a good doctor, give proper time to the patient, Give general instructions also according to the seasonal diseases, i support him for his dedication and loyalty.

Feb 15, 2016

The best pediatrician. ...very good pt counselling and management done by you. ..

Feb 4, 2016

Motivation and Positive Attitude are the two most important medicines which only a Doctor like you can prescribe.

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How much children should sleep?

Senior Residency, MD - Paediatrics, MBBS
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If the children do not get sufficient amount of sleep at night, then their health will start getting deteriorated slowly. According to the medical surveys, it has been discovered that kids need much more sleep than adults.


It is pretty impossible to maintain kids' health without proper sleep at night. The kids will get tired soon and will lack in energy because of poor sleep.


Why sleep is important for kids' health?


- Growth promotion: Growth process might get retarded as a result of less hours of sleep. If the kids
stop growing, then their health cannot be maintained.
- Proper weight maintenance: If the kids lack in proper sleep, then their weight might get decreased slowly. A good sleep of at least 10 hours a day is necessary for maintaining weight of children so that great health can be acquired.


- Boosting internal energy: More energy will be generated so that daily activities can be performed with ease. The stamina level of kids can also be boosted as well.


- Growing improved bed-time habits: Bed-time habits can be properly scheduled with good sleep. If the sleep routine is not properly maintained, then the health condition of the kids will be adversely affected. Sleep can be audited properly, and your kids can grow fast.


- Promotes learning process: The kids can get an improved learning process by means of having good amount of sleep. If you want to make your kids learn new things or habits, then for that sufficient sleep during the night is needed.


- Increase in attention and concentration: Mental strength of kids can be increased along with the increase in concentration and attention level. This is very much essential for maintaining studies and daily activities.


- Reduction of injury risk: Immunity system of kids can be boosted to a great extent with proper sleep as a result of which the risks of physical and mental injuries can be reduced. In fact, severe kinds of heart diseases can also be prevented by means of having a good sleep at night.


Sleeping schedules for kids
- Pre-schoolers need almost 10-13 hours of sleep.
- For newborns, 14-17 hours sleep is appropriate.
- Infants need a sleep for almost 12-15 hours.
- Young adults are in need of at least 7-9 hours of sleep.
- Teenagers need 8-10 hours night-time sleep.
- For school-going kids, 9-11 hours sleep is needed.
How much children should sleep?
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Reasons for a monthly visit to a pediatrician

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A pediatrician manages a child's overall physical and psychological health condition. While most parents consult a pediatrician when the child falls sick, they miss the importance of regular visits to the doctor even if the child is seemingly healthy. There are recommended schedules which prescribe regular visits to the doctor from about a week after the birth of the child. The visits are more frequent up till the age of 6 or 7, after which a monthly visit is usually sufficient. The following is a list of reasons why your child should be taken to a pediatrician every month:
1. Documenting the rate of growth
The pediatrician measures the child's weight and height during every visit and charts them. This is important for comparison with the average rate of growth and pin pointing the problems in normal growth (if any) and the reasons for these problems. For example, if a 4 year old girl is in the 80th percentile for height, it means that 80% of the girls her age are shorter than she is and 20% are taller than she is. The rate of growth is an indicator of a child's general health.
2. Detecting deviations in developmental patterns
There are well-defined physical and emotional developmental patterns for children of all ages. For example, a child starts using signals to communicate by 4 months, or starts talking by the age of 2. A pediatrician can spot deviations from the standard patterns better than parents can. Apart from the measurement of height and weight, sometimes hearing, motor skills and vision tests are also conducted on your visit to the pediatrician to ensure that these basic systems and functions are developing properly.
3. Identifying reasons behind behavioral problems
Behavioral issues in children can be caused by a number of reasons - their inability to correctly express physical discomfort, bonding or attachment issues with the parents or caregivers, interactive problems with peers in school etc. Common behavioral problems are snoring, sleep walking, bed wetting, outbursts of anger, lack of social communication etc. The problems can be prevented from becoming complicated conditions if treated early.
4. Prevention of diseases
The schedule for all the required vaccinations is maintained by the pediatrician. Apart from immunization, regular visits to a pediatrician are important for pointing the beginning symptoms of certain diseases. Nutritional deficiencies, which are very common in children, can be diagnosed and addressed before they lead to health problems. Often parents become extremely apprehensive about the child's health- their queries can be answered and their worries can also be put to rest by these visits.
Reasons for a monthly visit to a pediatrician

Causes and symptoms of Delayed Speech

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It might happen that you may not find your child, at twelve months to two years of age, at the same level as their peers in verbal communication. You think it's just a developmental problem they are facing and put off seeking professional advice; an intrinsically wrong step to take, because your child might be suffering from Speech Delay.
Delayed speech, or alalia, can be roughly defined as a delay in the development and use of the biological mechanisms that produce speech.
The symptoms of speech delay are roughly categorized into age related groups, generally beginning at the age of 12 months and continuing through the early adolescence, and they are:
1. Age-12 months
a. It is indeed a symptom if your child cannot point at objects or cannot manage gestures, such as waving good-bye.
b. Another symptom is that if your child does not prefer to communicate verbally as much as his/her peers.
2. Age-15-18 months
a. If your child is unable to pronounce familiar syllables or simply cannot call you even by this time, it's a worrying symptom.
b. You find your child unable to, or simply not reciprocating to 'no', 'hello', 'hi', 'bye'.
c. If your child is unable to extend his/her vocabulary up to 15 words by fifteen months, then it's a symptom.
3. Age-2-4 years
a. You find your child unable to spontaneously produce speech and words.
b. Another worrying symptom is if your child is lacking consonant sounds at the beginning and end of words while speaking.
c. If you still find your child unable to form simple sentences and words, then it is indeed a troubling symptom, confirming the disorder.
The causes for the speech delay disorder are:
1. A primary cause can be physical disruption in parts of the mouth such lips or palate, which may be deformed.
2. Another serious cause can be an oral-motor dysfunction which is the disruption in the creation of the specific area of the brain which deals with speech and communication.
3. The disorder can also be attributed to impairment in the development of the child's intellectual, receptive and expressive abilities.
4. There can also be psychological causes involving school environment and peer relationships which might lead to disruption of speech patterns and reluctance in speech expression and development. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a doctor and ask a free question.

Causes and symptoms of Delayed Speech
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Vaccinations for Infants and Children

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Here are some recommendations for vaccinations in children
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Hello doctor, my 22 months old daughter is not ready to eat food, like DAL-BHAT or ROTI SABJI, I am very much worried about it because of this problem, she only like to eat biscuits.

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Hello, babies as this age r very fusy for food. What is the the weight, n activity. Of your child, if both r normal. Don't worry much. Try fruits, stuff paratha. Bread jam. Babies like attractive foods. N main is give time to your child.
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Breast Feeding

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Along with the baby, the mother also benefits physically and emotionally from breastfeeding. Due to the release of the prolactin hormones, a peaceful and nurturing sensation fills the mother.
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Give exclusively breast feed to your child till at least 6 months and take.
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