Dr. Smita Ramachandran

MBBS, MD Pediatrics, FIPAE (AHERF)
Pediatric & Adolescent Endocrinologist

Dr Smita Ramachandran is a Pediatric and Adolescent Endocrinologist and Diabetologist.
She has done her Speciality training in Endocrinology from Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, Delhi. She has previously worked in Kalawati Saran Children Hospital and Safdarjung Hospital.

She had an overall experience of over 13yrs and had a lot of experience in treating children with Type 1 Diabetes, Short Stature, Puberty Problems, Thyroid Disorders and Bone Disorders.

Dr Smita also has several International and National publications of her work and is currently involved in Diabetes and Growth research as well.

She has Co authored a book on Pediatric and Adolescent Endocrinology - for use of both Paediatricians and Endocrinologists, and had written several chapters in Pediatric Endocrinology Books.

She is a member of International Society of Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes (ISPE) Pediatric Endocrine Society, Indian Society of Pediatric and Adolescent Endocrinology (ISPAE).

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About Pediatric Endocrinologist

Who is a Pediatric Endocrinologist?

An endocrinologist is a doctor who specialises in treatment of hormonal problems. A paediatric endocrinologist manages all the hormonal disorders in children.
Dr Smita Ramachandran is a Pediatrician who has specialised in Endocrinology and treats children and adolescents with endocrine problems only.

When do you need an Endocrinologist?
  • If your child is not growing well or you feel is short.
  • If your child is gaining weight or is overweight.
  • If your child has early signs of puberty.
  • If your child does not have or has late puberty.
  • If your adolescent has irregular cycles or hirsutism (excessive facial hair).
  • If your child has thyroid disorders.
  • If your child has weak bones, bone pains or recurrent fractures.
When do you need a Diabetologist?
  • If your child passes urine several times at night.
  • If your child is losing weight.
  • If your child has high blood sugars.
  • If your child needs an insulin pump.

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