Dr Ritika Chhawchharia | Pediatric Pulmonologist

Dr. Ritika

Dr. Ritika Chhawchharia

Pediatric Pulmonologist

Dr. Ritika Chhawchharia

Dr Ritika Chhawchharia is an enthusiastic and dedicated Pediatric Pulmonologist. She has expertise in performing procedures like flexible bronchoscopy in neonates and children, skin prick test and immunotherapy. She specialises in diagnosing and managing conditions like Asthma and other allergic disorders, tuberculosis, complicated pneumonias, empyema or pleural effusion, airway malformations and cystic fibrosis.

 Degrees:

  • European Diploma in Pediatric Respiratory Medicine (2018) Awarded by the European respiratory Society (pHERMES)
  • Diplomate of National Board (DNB)- Paediatrics (2015) granted by  National Board of Examinations, India
  • MD Pediatrics (2014), Dr D.Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital and Research Centre, Navi Mumbai
  • M.B.B.S. (2011) Topiwala National Medical College, Mumbai University: Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik

Experience: 5 years

Learn more about the specialty by clicking here: Peaditric Pulmonology

OPD Timings:
Tuesday: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Friday: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Consultation Fees:
Rs 1600

For appointments please call us on 011 4211 1111.

Publications

February 2020 Flexible Fibreoptic Bronchoscopy Directed Interventions in Children with Congenital Heart Diseases; Anil Sachdev, Ritika Chhawchharia, Dhiren Gupta, Neeraj Gupta, IJCCM
July 2019 Flexible Fibreoptic Bronchoscopy in Pediatric practice; Anil Sachdev and Ritika Chhawchharia; Indian Pediatr 2019; 56: 587-593.
July 2019 Flexible Fibreoptic Bronchoscopy Directed Interventions in Neonatal Intensive care unit; Anil Sachdev, Ritika Chhawchharia, Dhiren Gupta, Neeraj Gupta (Ind Pediatrics Vol 56: 563-565)
October-December 2014 Commentary – Controversies surrounding mercury in vaccines: autism denial as impediment to universal immunization; Ritika Chhawchharia, Jacob M. Puliyel. Indian Journal of Medical Ethics, Vol 11, No 4 (2014) PMID: 25377033

Examinations and Achievements

10 Mar 2019 Won 2nd Prize in Oral Presentation “Comparison of in-vivo and in-vitro tests in diagnosis of allergies in children” at 3rd International Conference of Childhood Allergies held in New Delhi.
7 December 2019 Passed the European exam in Pediatric Respiratory medicine (pHERMES) and was awarded European Diploma in Pediatric Respiratory Medicine by European Respiratory Society Education.
29 Oct 2017 Won 1st prize in Bronchoscopy quiz at RESPICON 2017 (National Conference) held in Bangalore.

Tips for Parenting and Child Care

Bow Legs in Children: Causes, Correction and Tips

Ruchita Shah was extremely worried when she realized that her 3 year old son’s bow legs had not straightened despite many visits to her pediatrician. She decided to travel from Raipur to Delhi to meet a pediatric orthopedist. 

What are bow legs?

Bowed legs tend to occur when the knees are turned outward even when the feet are placed together,

Epilepsy in Hindi: मतलब, लक्षण और इलाज

जब वह 9 साल की थी, तृषा को एक दौरा (seizure in hindi) पड़ा। उसके शरीर, हाथ और पैर अजीब तरीके से हिलने लगे।

“मुझे आज भी उस घटना को याद करके डर लगता है,” तृषा की माँ कहती है। “उसका दौरा कुछ देर चला और फिर रुक गया। बाद में तृषा कुछ बोल भी नहीं पाई। “

धीरे-धीरे,

Jaundice In Babies – When Should Parents Worry?

Did you know that upto 60-70% of babies are diagnosed with neonatal jaundice? Parents often wonder when to worry when it comes to jaundice in babies.

Lalit and Yamini Kakkar, anxious parents of a 4-day-old newborn, were facing a similar dilemma when their child was diagnosed with jaundice. Their pediatrician referred them to Dr.

Dengue symptoms in babies in Hindi |0-1 years|

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