Dr. Prathap is trained and well qualified Neonatologist & Paediatrician with over 15 years of experience. He has undergone his training from the UK (at various tertiary units including Neonatal Units in Birmingham, Coventry, Liverpool, Canterbury and Great Ormond street hospital) .
Dr. Prathap Chandra has done research for 2 years at Birmingham Women's Hospital looking at outcomes of various congenital malformations and the outcomes of Gastroschisis, in-utero and exchange transfusions. He has been awarded a CCT in Paediatric and Neonatal Medicine
in 2010 and FRCPCH in 2014. He has worked as a Neonatal Consultant at University Hospital of Coventry and Warwickshire for 3 years before returning to India.
He is a certified NLS instructor of resuscitation council, UK.
Dr. Prathap also has extensive experience and takes special interest in looking after babies born extremely preterm, birth asphyxia, neonatal sepsis, babies with congenital heart diseases and surgical malformations. He is well in providing Therapeutic Hyperthermia (Total Body Cooling
) for babies born with moderate to severe Hypoxic Ischaemic encephalopathy (HIE). His expertise also includes Neonatal Transport
, fetal medicine counselling, training, simulation and research.
Dr Prathap has embarked upon a campaign on creating awareness and prevention of child abuse in India. He has also done post graduate training program in Nutrition in 2016 affiliated to Boston university.