Pediatricians at Kamineni Hospitals understand that everything has to be handled with extra attention and love when it comes to children. We ensure to offer extra care and support for child needs, from infants to young adults
Pediatrics is a medical branch that deals with the health and medical care of infants, children, and adolescents. It involves providing comprehensive treatment for children from birth to children up to age 18. Everything has to be dealt with with extra care and attention when it comes to children. The pediatric department at Kamineni Hospitals ensures that your child is in the best possible hands.
Medical specialists in the pediatrics department known as pediatricians treat and diagnose a wide variety of diseases and disorders in children and adolescents. They not only deal with immediate management of the illness in children but also with long-term effects on quality of life, disability, and survival.
Neonatology is a medical subspeciality of the pediatric department. Medical experts in Neonatology are known as Neonatologists. Neonatologists at kamineni Hospitals are highly trained and skilled in handling the most complex and high-risk situations of children who are less than four weeks of age. They provide care for children who are born with prematurity or serious illness or any birth defects.
Kamineni Hospital is regarded as one of the most experienced and well-respected hospitals for children in Hyderabad. Our seasoned pediatricians and Neonatologists are equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and facilities to provide exceptional care for children.
Technological Advancements:
Pediatricians at Kamineni Hospitals are equipped with the latest technology developments in medical and surgical procedures. Our seasoned pediatricians are devoted to driving forward the best innovations in medical care for children, those who are the most valuable resource and best hope for the future.
The pediatric and Neonatology department at Kamineni Hospitals is equipped with cutting-edge technology and state-of-the-art infrastructure. Everything is designed to resemble a child-friendly ambience to provide the best care for your children. We promise to offer safe and responsive care through innovation, evidence-based medicine, and multidisciplinary & collaborative treatment option.
The pediatric department at kamineni hospitals consists of well-equipped rooms that provide comprehensive treatment and care for children suffering from routine to complex health issues.
Children’s Intensive Care Unit (CICU)
The children’s Intensive Care Unit (CICU) at Kamineni Hospitals is well equipped with world-class technology and the latest healthcare systems. Our pediatricians at CICU provide care for children suffering from various health issues with the help of both invasive and non-invasive ventilation facilities.
Our seasoned team of pediatricians is highly trained in diagnosing and treating complex diseases that enable them to provide the best possible treatment to the child.
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) department at kamineni hospital provides advanced care for children who are below four weeks of age. Neonatologists at Kamineni Hospitals diagnose and treat various high-risk and complex issues in children. The NICU unit is equipped with high-flow ventilators and state-of-the-art warmers for newborns’ wellness and safety.
Pediatric Emergency Care
Pediatric Emergency Care at Kamineni Hospitals offers the fastest emergency response for all pediatric emergencies like medical, surgical, and trauma. Our pediatricians are equipped with both invasive and non-invasive ventilation facilities like the latest point of care devices, multichannel cardiac monitors, and dedicated teams of pediatric experts.
Also, it offers pediatric and children’s emergency transport services including preoperative and post-operative care for pediatric patients. Our pediatrician believes in collaborative and multidisciplinary treatment. Where we customize and provide the most effective treatment according to the requirements of the child.
Pediatric departments have various branches or subspecialties that involve further classification of treatment and procedures according to the subspecialties.
Pediatric Cardiology Surgeries
Pediatric Cardiologists deal with the various congenital cyanotic heart diseases occurring in newborns. These diseases are caused when the blood of the infants failed to get oxygenated effectively. Which is mainly caused due to some kind of heart defect in newborns. Some of the surgeries pediatric cardiologists perform are
  • Complex Congenital Heart Diseases
  • Valve Repair/Replacement
  • Neonatal Heart Surgery
  • Single Ventricle Heart Surgery
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Pediatric ENT
Pediatric ENT or otolaryngology specialist deals with ear, nose, and throat infections in children. They deal with both medical and surgical issues of the ear, nose, and throat. Along with these, they also treat conditions in the neck and head or any birth issues. Especially for newborn children, these are very common issues. pediatric ENT specialists offer the following treatments for patients.
  • Cochlear Implant
  • Frontal Sinus Surgery
  • Laryngectomy
  • Otoplasty
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Pediatric Nephrology
These specialists at Kamineni Hospitals deal with a wide range of kidney and urine diseases in children. Our seasoned pediatricians provide comprehensive treatment for the following conditions.
  • Acute kidney failure
  • Alport syndrome
  • Blood in the urine (hematuria)
  • Congenital anomaly of the kidney
  • Congenital anomaly of the urinary tract
  • Congenital urologic and neurologic disorders
  • Cystinosis
  • Pediatric Neurology
Pediatric Neurologists diagnose, manage and treat various neurological conditions that are related to children. Any kind of disease or disorder related to the spinal cord, peripheral nervous system, brain autonomic nervous system, and blood vessels is treated by pediatric Neurologists. Some of the conditions that pediatric neurologist treats are
  • Acute kidney failure
  • Concussion
  • Neonatal neurology
  • Brain malformations
  • Headache/migraine
  • Metabolic diseases affecting the nervous system
  • Neuro-oncology
  • Pediatric sleep disorders
Kamineni Hospital equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and facilities helps to provide exceptional care for children. Our seasoned pediatricians diagnose and treat a wide variety of diseases or disorders in children.
Pediatrics Subspecialty
Pediatricians at Kamineni Hospitals are highly skilled and possess great knowledge in pediatric healthcare. Many of our general pediatricians choose to specialize in specific areas to provide highly precise treatment for children with problems.
Some of the common pediatric subspecialties are
Pediatric Cardiologist:
A pediatric cardiologist specializes in treating and diagnosing various heart problems in children. Several heart conditions can affect children like the structural difference that they are born with and others are the electrical system that controls the heartbeat. This includes children suffering from a heart murmur, heart valve disorders, and cardiac rhythm disturbances.
  • Congenital defects
  • Epilepsy
  • Spinal defects
  • Nerve trauma
  • Stroke
  • Brain tumours
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Hospice and palliative medicine
  • Neuromuscular medicine
  • Sleep disorders
  • Vascular neurology
  • Intellectual disabilities
Critical Care Medicine:
A critical care pediatrician or pediatric intensivist diagnoses and treats children suffering from critical illnesses. It includes diseases or disorders like a variety of health conditions, respiratory failure, septic infection, and severe physical injuries. Critical care pediatricians at kamineni hospitals possess are highly skilled and trained in a variety of treatment methods.
Endocrinology pediatricians are responsible for diagnosing and managing children’s metabolic and hormonal disorders. As the name endocrinology implies these pediatricians deal with children who are overweight or have diabetes, hormonal growth disorders, or abnormal function of the pituitary gold.
Gastroenterology Pediatrician:
Pediatricians who specialize in gastroenterology are known as gastroenterology pediatricians. They diagnose and provide medical care for children and adolescents suffering from digestive issues. Gastroenterology pediatricians treat conditions such as gastric ulcers, irritable bowel syndrome, or pancreatitis.
Neonatal Medicine:
Neonatology is a subspeciality of pediatrics that deals with the health conditions of newborn infants, especially the ill or premature newborns. It is a hospital-based speciality. Most of the time it will be performed in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs). Pediatric Neonatologists diagnose and treat conditions of newborn infants who are ill or born with low birth weight, intrauterine growth restriction, congenital malformations, sepsis, pulmonary hypoplasia, or birth asphyxia.
Pediatricians who specialize in nephrology as a subspeciality are known as pediatric nephrologists. They manage children and young people with chronic and acute kidney diseases or disorders. It includes the treatment and diagnosis of dialysis and kidney transplantation. pediatric Nephrologists possess detailed knowledge of renal physiology, including fluid management and disturbances in electrolytes and acid-base balance.

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About Me


Qualifications: MBBS (Gold Medalist), MD (Paediatrics)

Occupation: Consultant Paediatrician


Expertise: General Paediatrics Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Management Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) Management Antenatal Counselling Immunization NRP Provider Well Baby Clinic Breastfeeding Counselling Postnatal Care High Risk Follow-up & Interested in Research Activities

Years Of Experience: 3+ Years

Education & Qualifications: MBBS – (Gold Medalist, Best Outgoing Student) (Distinction) Aggregate 75.5% from NRI Medical College (Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences), Chinakakani, Andhra Pradesh (2013-2019). MD (Pediatrics) from Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College (Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences), Sawangi (Meghe), Wardha, Maharashtra (2019-2022). Certification Course in “Basic Course in Biomedical Research” (SWAYAM). Certification Course in “Antimicrobial resistance-theory and methods” authorised by Technical University of Denmark(DTU) and offered through Coursera. Certification Course in “Preventative Healthcare for the Newborn Baby” authorised by University of Colorado System and offered through Coursera. Certification Course in “The Newborn Assessment” authorised by University of Colorado System and offered through Coursera. Certification Course in “Guidance to Keep Newborn Babies Safe and Healthy” authorised by University of Colorado System and offered through Coursera. Certification Course in “Supporting Parents of a Newborn Baby” authorised by University of Colorado System and offered through Coursera. Certification Course in “Global Quality Maternal and Newborn Care” authorised by Yale University and offered through Coursera.

Publication & Certifications: Sai Akhil, C. V., Gaikwad, S. B. and Sagar, V. V. S. S. (2021) “Efficacy of Intra-Lesional Bleomycin Sclerotherapy for the Treatment of Hemangioma-Case Report”, Journal of Pharmaceutical Research International, 33(51B), pp. 294-298. doi: 10.9734/jpri/2021/v33i51B33545. Akhil, C.V.S., Myadam, S., Gaikwad, S. and Ganvir, S.P., 2022. Intracranial dermoid cyst mimicking a meningocoele: A diagnostic dilemma. Sri Lanka Journal of Child Health, 51(4), pp.640–642. DOI: Akhil CVS, Damke S. Phototherapy in neonatal hyperbilirubinaemia – an overview. J Evolution Med Dent Sci 2021;10(21):1621-1627, DOI: 10.14260/jemds/2021/337. Thesis Protocol- COMPARATIVE STUDY OF SINGLE SURFACE AND DOUBLE SURFACE PHOTOTHERAPY IN NEONATAL HYPERBILIRUBINEMIA. International Journal of Psychosocial Rehabilitation. VVSS Sagar, Sourya Acharya, Sunil Kumar, Amol Bhawane, Samarth Shukla, Chitturi Venkata Sai Akhil, Harshith Gowda K B, Right Sided Supernumerary Kidney with Pyelonephritis: A Rare Presentation , J Res Med Dent Sci, 2022, 10(5) Kamat S, Sagar V V, Akhil CV, Acharya S, Shukla S, Kumar S. Escherichia coli urosepsis leading to native valve endocarditis. J Pract Cardiovasc Sci 2022;8:42-4 Sagar V V, Acharya S, Agrawal G, Shukla S, Kumar S, Akhil CV. Hepatopulmonary syndrome and portopulmonary hypertension coexisting in a case of wilson’s disease cirrhosis: “Double trouble”. Indian J Respir Care 2022;11:176-80 Sagar VVSS, Shukla S, Acharya S, Kumar S, Akhil CVS. Wilson’s disease manifesting as Hepatopulmonary syndrome- A rare case report. Medical Science, 2022, 26, ms78e1956. Sagar VVSS, Acharya S, Andhale A, Shukla S, Kumar S, Akhil CVS. Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis (ABPA) in pre existing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)-A case report. Medical Science, 2022, 26, e2072. Sagar VVSS, Acharya S, Andhale A, Shukla S, Kumar S, Akhil CVS Simultaneous Bilateral Primary Spontaneous Pneumothorax (SBPSP) in a young male athlete: A rare presentation. Medical Science, 2022, 26, e2038. Sagar VVSS, Acharya S, Gomase S, Singh RK, Shukla S, Kumar S, Akhil CVS. Ventricular Septal defect (VSD) as an extra renal manifestation in Congenital Anomalies of Kidney and Urinary Tract (CAKUT) Syndrome: A rare Case report. Medical Science, 2022, 26, ms41e2003 Mahajan S, Sagar VVSS, Talwar D, Akhilesh A, Akhil CVS. Management of Acute Kidney Injury in Patient with Dengue and COVID-19 Illness Simultaneously. Journal of Pharmaceutical Research International. (2021).33. 170-175. 10.9734/jpri/2021/v33i57A33981. Sagar, V. V. S. S., Patel, M., Yelne, P., Gaidhane, S. and Akhil, C. V. S. (2021) “Heart Failure Due to Secondary Haemochromatosis in a Case of Beta Thalassemia Major: A Rare Case Presentation”, Journal of Pharmaceutical Research International, 33(48B), pp. 101-107. doi: 10.9734/jpri/2021/v33i48B33266. Keta Vagha et al. Mucormycosis in a case of multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children: “double trouble” (case report). Pan African Medical Journal. 2022;43(84). 10.11604/pamj.2022.43.84.33635 Vagha, K., Akhil, C. V. S., Madirala, S., Varma, A., Lakra, M., & Vagha, J. (2022). Chemotherapy induced juvenile dermatomyositis: a novel presentation- a case report. BMC pediatrics, 22(1), 623. Lohiya S, Akhil CVS, Ganvir SP, Vagha J. Mulethi (licorice): real but unrecognised hazards of superstitions in mothers: a case report. Int J Contemp Pediatr 2022;9:1198-200. Pandi R, Korapati A, Kumari K, Akhil CVS, Eluri M. Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on educational, psychosocial and behavioral aspects of children: a cross sectional survey. Int J Contemp Pediatr 2023;10:12-7. Is Mulethi (Liquorice) safe for consumption by children? Advice to mothers. Sri Lanka Journal of Child Health, 52(1), p.128.

Experience: Present working as a Consultant Paediatrician at Kamineni Hospitals, Vijayawada, AP. Worked as a Consultant Paediatrician at Pelican Hospital, Gudivada. (Dec 2022 – Feb 2023). Worked as Senior Resident, Department of Paediatrics, NRI Medical College and Super speciality Hospital, Chinakakani, Andhra Pradesh. (July 2022 – Nov 2022).

About Me

Dr. A Krishnakanth

Qualifications: MBBS, MD (Gen. Medicine), DCH

Occupation: Consultant Paediatrician

Expertise: General Paediatrics Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Management Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) Management Antenatal Counselling Immunization NRP Provider Well Baby Clinic Breastfeeding Counselling Postnatal Care High Risk Follow-up & Interested in Research Activities HOSPITAL UNITS

Years Of Experience: 23+ Years

Education & Qualifications: MBBS MD (General Medicine) – RPFU-Moscow, Russia. Passed out in July 1999 from The Russian Peoples Friendship University, Russia. DCH (Diploma in Child Health) from SRMC University, Porur, Chennai, Tamilnadu.

Experience: Present Working as a Consultant Paediatrician at Kamineni Hospitals, Vijayawada. Worked as Consultant Neonatologist and Paediatrician KS Hospital, Chennai (2017-2021). Worked as Consultant Neonatologist & Paediatrician Bloom Health Care, Chennai (Sep 2013-Feb 2021). Consultant Neonatologist & Paediatrician at Sathyabamma Dental College & Hospital, (Sep 2011-April 2021). Junior Consultant Paediatrician Sooriya Hospital Neonatology Department (June -Sep 2012). Registrar in Neonatology & Paediatric Intensive Care at Rainbow Children’s Hospital – Hyderabad (Oct – May 2012). Tutor (Paediatrics) at Balaji Medical College, Chrompet (Chennai) (Feb 2006 – Sep 2007). Registrar in Neonatology & Paediatrics at Apollo First Med (Sept –Dec 2005). Tutor (Paediatrics / Causality) at Meenakshi Medical College, Kanchipuram (Jan –Aug 2005).

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