Dr. Manjunath Bhaskar Vernekar

Dr. Manjunath Bhaskar Vernekar: Best Pediatrician and Neonatologist at Whitefield Bangalore, Motherhood Hospital

Dr. Manjunath Bhaskar Vernekar, a highly qualified and extensively trained consultant, brings over a decade of experience to his practice in Paediatrics & Neonatal Intensive Care, coupling expertise with compassion and he is working with Motherhood Hospital Whitefield.

Dr. Manjunath Bhaskar Vernekar adeptly manages high-risk cases, including Extremely Low Birth Weight (ELBW) infants and neonates requiring ventilator support. Proficient in therapeutic hypothermia, exchange transfusions, mechanical ventilation, and all neonatal procedures, Dr. Manjunath offers comprehensive guidance on growth and development, behavioral issues, childhood illnesses, nutrition, and vaccinations.

Dr. Manjunath Bhaskar Vernekar’s educational journey includes completing MBBS from KIMS Hubli, MD Pediatrics from BJMC Ahmedabad, Gujarat, and DM Neonatology from the prestigious Central Institute JIPMER. Further enhancing his skills, Dr. Manjunath Bhaskar Vernekar pursued specialized training in Point-of-Care Ultrasound for Neonates (POCUS Neo) in Canada.

This advanced training enables him to conduct real-time bedside ultrasounds, including 2D ECHO, USG Cranium, and USG Thorax, facilitating prompt diagnosis and personalized treatment plans. Additionally, he is trained in the Bayley Scales of Infant and Toddler Development, a comprehensive assessment tool for identifying developmental delays in children.

Dr. Manjunath’s contributions to neonatal and pediatric care have garnered recognition through publications and media features.

Dr. Amar Bhise

Dr. Amar Bhise - Best Consultant PICU at Kharadi Pune, Motherhood Hospital

Dr. Amar Bhise did his MBBS from Govt Medical College and Research Institute Mysore, India followed by his MD in Pediatrics from Government Medical College, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India. After finishing post-graduation, He pursued a fellowship in Pediatric intensive care and a fellowship in neonatology from the prestigious Bharti University and Medical College, Pune, India. He is working with Motherhood Hospitals Kharadi, Pune.

Dr. Amar Bhise has gained invaluable clinical experience in managing sick children. Dr. Amar Bhise was associated with multiple tertiary care hospitals and obtained experience in treating critically ill children with severe infections like pneumonia, Dengue, and seizures and also specialized in neonatal intensive care.

Dr. Amar Bhise’s fields of Expertise in managing critically ill babies and skilled in PICU procedures like difficult intubation, central venous lines, arterial lines, intercoastal drains, peritoneal dialysis, and mechanical ventilation. Dr. Amar Bhise was trained in Point of care ultrasound (POCUS) which helps in detecting critical congenital heart diseases and managing shock. He actively engaged in teaching postgraduate students.

 Dr. Chakshu Chaudhry

Dr. Chakshu Chaudhry - Best Pediatrician and Neonatologists in Mohali, Motherhood Hospital

Dr. Chakshu Chaudhry is a Pediatrician (MD, DNB, MNAMS) who pursued DM (Medical Genetics) from PGIMER Chandigarh, and She is working with Motherhood Hospitals Mohali. Dr. Chakshu Chaudhry has a keen interest in Reproductive Genetics, managing patients with Intellectual disability, Autism, Thalassemia, Skeletal dysplasia, Neuromuscular disorders, Chromosomal disorders, Inborn errors of Immunity, Inborn errors of metabolism, and Cancer Genetics. She specializes in interpreting complex genetic test results and providing genetic counseling sessions to families.

Dr. Chakshu Chaudhry has more than 35 publications in National and International Journals, has written 2 book Chapters (Springer), and has won many awards.

Dr. Chakshu Chaudhry has been heading all scientific affairs at state-of-the-art Art Genomics testing laboratories like Suma Genomics, and Strand Life Sciences.

Dr. Sanju Sidaraddi

Dr Sanju Sidaraddi

Dr. Sanju Sidaraddi has distinguished expertise and unmatched clinical skills with an overall 7+ years of experience in treating newborns and young children. Dr. Sanju Sidaraddi did his MBBS from Mysore Medical College, Mysore. He went on to be an MD in Pediatrics from Seth G S Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai DNB (Pediatrics) from the National Board Of Examination, New Delhi, and DrNB (Neonatology) from KEM Hospital, Pune.

Dr. Sanju Sidaraddi focuses on the child’s optimal growth, nutrition, vaccination, and neurodevelopmental progress. Dr. Sanju Sidaraddi has multi-dimensional expertise in all dimensions of neonatal care including neonatal ventilator support (including high frequency), total parenteral nutrition, neonatal functional echocardiography, management of extremely premature neonates, therapeutic hypothermia, clinical research etc.

Areas of Interest:

Neonatal Resuscitation, Neonatal mechanical ventilation, High-frequency Ventilation, Non-invasive ventilation, CPAP, Neonatal nutrition, Total parenteral nutrition, critical care, Birth asphyxia and Therapeutic hypothermia, Neonatal sepsis, POCUS, Kangaroo Mother Care,  Vaccination, Pediatric infectious diseases, Inborn errors of metabolism.


RSS Gold Medalist

If you are looking for a complete clinician, Dr. Sanju Sidaraddi is the ideal choice for you. Book an appointment now!

Dr. Anish Pillai

Dr. Anish Pillai

Dr. Anish Pillai is an exemplar of expertise and commitment in the field of Neonatal and Pediatric care. With over 15 years’ experience, Dr. Anish Pillai is serving as the Lead Consultant- Pediatrics and Neonatology at Motherhood Hospitals, Kharghar, Navi Mumbai. Dr. Anish Pillai has completed his medical training at premier institutes in Mumbai, Kerala, and Vancouver. With the dual qualification of a Doctorate in Neonatology (DrNB, India) and a 3-year University Fellowship in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine from Canada, Dr. Anish Pillai is an elite, sought-after neonatologist in the country.

Dr. Anish Pillai’s areas of expertise include the management of extremely premature infants, babies needing ventilator support, postnatal growth restriction, and neurodevelopmental follow-up. Dr. Anish Pillai has many international publications to his credit and has authored chapters in popular textbooks. Dr. Anish Pillai is a regular faculty at various national and international academic conferences and research meetings. Dr. Anish Pillai has conducted pan-India workshops on neonatal ventilation, neonatal nutrition, perinatology, and neonatal office practice. Dr. Anish Pillai is an eminent teacher and mentor for many Pediatricians and Neonatology trainees across India.


Dr. Anish Pillai has an illustrious academic journey including the gold medal at the MD Pediatrics and Neonatology fellowship exams. He was presented the Laura McRae Award for best Subspecialty Trainee at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver. Dr. Anish Pillai has been the récipient of various awards for neonatal research, as well as many research grants. Dr. Anish Pillai holds the position of Executive Board member of the National Neonatology Forum (NNF), Maharashtra state. Dr. Anish Pillai is an Affiliate Investigator at the British Columbia Children’s Hospital Research Institute (BCCHRI), in Vancouver, Canada. Dr. Anish Pillai is a teacher and research guide in Neonatology for the National Board of Examinations, New Delhi (DNB), and for fellowship programs under the National Neonatology Forum and Indian Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Anish Pillai is a national and international trainer for the advanced neonatal resuscitation program (NRP). Dr. Anish Pillai has multiple publications in international peer-reviewed journals and has authored many chapters in various neonatal textbooks. 

Areas of Interest:

Neonatal parenteral and enteral nutrition, advanced ventilation, neonatal resuscitation, quality improvement in healthcare, care of extremely preterm infants

Dr. Mukesh Verma

Dr Mukesh Verma

Dr. Mukesh Verma has completed MBBS, DCH, Fellowship In Neonatology Pediatrician,  Dr. Mukesh Verma brings experience of 10 + years in Pediatrics (medical care of infants, and children) and neonatology (medical care of newborn infants, especially the ill or premature newborns). Dr. Mukesh Verma’s primary focus in neonatology is compassionate care, non-invasive ventilation, and nutrition of small premature babies admitted in the neonatal ICU. Dr. Mukesh Verma was a National trainer (National Neonatal Forum India) conducted by UNICEF & NNFi(2015).

Dr. Mukesh Verma completed his MBBS in S.S. Medical College Rewa MP. (2008) and completed his Post Graduate -DCH (Pediatrics) – J.A. Group of Hospitals, G.R.M.C. Gwalior. (2011) and clear  Neonatal fellowship from Fellowship in Neonatology – Choithram Hospital & Research Center Indore (M.P.)(2021)

Dr. Mukesh Verma carries the experience of working in multiple cities as a Postgraduate medical officer at a Special newborn care unit, Katni, Sidhi, Rewa (mp), Tutor (in microbiology) S.S. Medical College Rewa (M.P.) + private practice [2016- 2019].

Dr Saurabh Kapoor

Dr Saurabh kapoor

Dr Saurabh Kapoor completed MBBS from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences in 2010,DNB – Paediatrics from National Board of Examination, India in 2016 and IAP Neonatology Chapter Fellowship Training programme from Indian Academy of Pediatrics – Neonatology Chapter in 2018.

Dr Saurabh Kapoor is a member of Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP),National Neonatology Forum (NNF) and National Academy of Medical Sciences. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Development Assessment,New Born Care,Growth & Development Evaluation / Management,Health Checkup (Pediatric) and Congenital Disorders Evaluation / Treatment etc. 

Special Interest

Neonatal Intensive Care/Neonatal Echo/Ultrasound 

High Risk Baby Follow up care 

Pediatric Asthma 

Pediatric Nutrition

 Pediatric Growth & Development

Dr Amit P Ghawade

Dr Amit Padmakar Ghawade

Dr Amit P Ghawade did MBBS TNMC Nair Hospital, Mumbai, DNB pediatrics from Apollo Children Hospital Chennai, a Fellowship In NICU IAP (Indian Academy of Pediatrics), and a Senior Clinical Associate at Dept of Pediatrics HN Reliance Hospital Mumbai. Dr Amit P Ghawade worked as a Former Assistant Professor at the Dept of Pediatrics SMCW, Pune.

Dr Amit P Ghawade did a Poster presentation with the title of –An interesting case of Guillain Barre Syndrome at the 53rd Pedion held at Hyderabad, In January 2016.  Dr Amit P Ghawade participated in a workshop on the pediatrics Basic Ventilation Program at SRMC Chennai.in July 2015. And also Participated in the workshop Basic and Advanced Neonatal Ventilation 2019, at Hyderabad, NEOCON 2019

Dr. Meenakshi J

Dr. Meenakshi J

Dr. Meenakshi J is working as a Consultant Pediatrician and neonatologist at Motherhood Hospitals Chennai. Dr. Meenakshi J has 23+ years of experience in the Department of Paediatrics. Dr Meenakshi J is available from Monday to Saturday 10 am to 12 pm. Dr. Meenakshi J can speak English, Tamil, and Telugu.

Dr. Kunal Garg

Dr Kunal Garg

Dr. Kunal Garg has completed his Fellowship in IAP-Neonatology from GMCH-32, Chandigarh. He has done MD from Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Subharti Medical College, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh. He has 3+ years of experience in Pediatrics. During his work, Dr. Kunal Garg was associated with different hospitals like Cloudnine, GMCH-32, and PCMS-District Hospital, Barnala, Punjab.

Area of expertise:

-NICU Care

-Central Line Insertions

-Ventilation including HFOV & INO

-Care of Extreme Pre terms