It caters to neonates to children upto 18 years of age. We have a robust OPD and thriving pediatric ward. We also provide care to inborn neonates. We plan to build up this department with an aim to provide state of art pediatric, critical and neonatal care as well as develop various pediatric subspecialties. We also aim to develop a strong teaching curriculum and an environment conducive to good quality research.


Mission

1. To impart high quality patient care to children and adolescents
2. To impart comprehensive medical education in the science of pediatrics to postgraduates, undergraduates and nurses
3. To cultivate, encourage and sustain an attitude of basic and advanced scientific research at all levels


Year of Establishment - 2017


Name of the first HOD

Dr Malobika Bhattacharya
MD


Names & Qualification of all members

Dr ( Brig ) Rakesh Gupta
MD ( Paed), M Phil (HHSM), FIAP
Director GIMS


Dr Jitendra Singh Rathor
Senior Resident


Dr Deepak Kumar
Senior Resident


Dr Sukhbir Singh
Junior Resident


Dr Sunmeet Kaur
Junior Resident


Dr Mayank Kumar Gupta
Junior Resident


Mr Shalabh Dubey
Psychologist


Miss Mansha Taneja
Psychologist


Miss Chandni Singh
Psychologist


Miss Keerthi Babu
Psychologist


FACULTY

Dr Malobika Bhattacharya

Dr Malobika Bhattacharya

MD
Associate Professor & Head

Dr Malobika Bhattacharya is Head of department of Paediatrics.

National Research projects completed and currently undertaken in Department by Dr Malobika Bhattacharya

1. Choudhury P, Bhattacharya M, Rajeshwari K. The role of probiotics in diarrhoeal diseases. The Child and Newborn 2008;12:129-30.
2. Bhattacharya M, Parakh A, Narang M. Drug review: Tigecycline. J Postgrad Med 2009;55:65-68.
3. Dubey AP, Bhattacharya M. Recent advances: Vaccinology in children. J International Medical Sciences Academy 2009;22:49-52.
4. Bhattacharya M, Dubey AP, Mathur NB. Prevalence of celiac disease in north Indian children. Indian Pediatr 2009;46:415-17.
5. Bhattacharya M, Rajeshwari K, Sardana K, Gupta P. Case report: Granulomatous cheilitis secondary to tuberculosis in a child. J Postgrad Med 2009;55:190-92.
6. Bhattacharya M, Rajeshwari K, Saxena R. Prevalence of orphanhood and comparision of demographic and clinical features of orphans and non-orphans at a pediatric HIV centre in north India. Indian J Pediatr 2010;77:627-31
7. Bhattacharya M, Rajeshwari K, Dhingra B. Drug review: Posaconazole. J Postgrad Med 2010;56:163-7
8. Dubey A P, Bhattacharya M. Ready-to-use therapeutic food: A review. Journal of Practical Pediatrics 2011;13:50-6.

9. Bhattacharya M, Kapoor S, Dubey AP. Celiac disease presentation in a tertiary referral centre in India: current scenario. Indian J Gastroenterol 2013;32:98-102. Published online in Indian Journal of Gastroenterology on 19th August 2012 (DOI 10.1007/s12664-012-0240-y)
10. Maiti D, Bhattacharya M, Yadav S. Isolated Exon 8 Deletion in Type 1 Spinal Muscular Atrophy with Bilateral Optic Atrophy: Unusual Genetic Mutation Leading to Unusual Manifestation? J Postgrad Med. 2012;58:294-5.
11. Bhattacharya M, Joshi N, Yadav S. To compare the effect of dextromethorphan, promethazine and placebo on nocturnal cough in children aged 1-12 y with upper respiratory infections: a randomized controlled trial. Indian J Pediatr. 2013;80:891-5. Published online in Indian J Pediatr. DOI 10.1007/s12098-013-1002-2.
12. Jain S, Chowdhury V, Juneja M, Kabra M, Pandey S, Singh A, Bhattacharya M and Kapoor S. Intellectual disability in Indian children: experience with a stratified approach for etiological diagnosis. Indian Pediatr. 2013;50:1125-30. Published online in Indian Pediatr. Epub05062013/RP-00103.pdf
13. Singh A, Rajeshwari K, Bhattacharya M, et al. Cartilege hair hypoplasia and celiac disease: report of an Indian girl with novel genotype. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2013;32:409-12.
14. Bhattacharya M, Kapoor S, Dubey A P. Clinical and histopathological correlation of duodenal biopsy with IgA anti-tissue transglutaminase titres in children with celiac disease. Indian J Gastroenterology 2014:33:350-4
15. Khurana B, Lomash A, Khalil S, Bhattacharya M, Rajeshwari K, Kapoor S. Evaluation caregivers. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2015. DOI 10.1007/s12664-015-0563-6
16. Mittal SK, Bhattacharya M. Celiac disease and anemia. Indian Pediatr 2018:55;23-4
17. Mittal SK, Bhattacharya M. Pediatric acute liver failure. Accepted for publication in Indian Journal of Practical Pediatrics
18. Mittal SK, Bhattacharya M. Upper gastrointestinal bleeding in children. Accepted for publication in Indian Journal of Practical Pediatrics

International Research projects completed and currently undertaken in Department by Dr Malobika Bhattacharya

1. Bhattacharya M, Krishnamurthy S, Parakh A. Drug review: Ertapenem. Kathmandu Univ Med J 2009;7:429-35.
2. Bhattacharya M, Joshi N. Spinal epidural abscess with myelitis and meningitis caused by Streptococcus pneumonia in young child. J Spinal Cord Medicine 2011;34:340-3.
3. Bhattacharya M, Dubey AP, Sharma M. Patterns of Diagnosis Disclosure and its Correlates in HIV-Infected North Indian Children. J Trop Pediatr 2011;57:405-11. Epub 2010 Dec 10
4. Bhattacharya M, Joshi N, Yadav S, Rastogi D. Cranial nerve palsies in enteric fever: A case series. Annals of Tropical Pediatrics 2011;31:255-8
5. Bhattacharya M, Kapoor S. Quadriplegia due to celiac crisis with hypokalemia as initial presentation of celiac disease: a case report. J Trop Pediatr. 2012 Feb;58(1): 74-6. Epub 2011 Apr 27.
6. Bhattacharya M, Dubey A P. Adherence to ART and its correlates among HIV-infected children at an HIV clinic in New Delhi. Annals of Tropical Pediatrics 2011;31:331-7.
7. Bhattacharya M, Mantan M, Dhingra D. Acute kidney injury in a tertiary care centre. Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2013;24:413-7.
8. Bhattacharya M, Saxena R. Outcome of antiretroviral treatment in hiv-infected orphans and non-orphans at an art centre in north India. Paediatrics and International Child Health 2012;32:228-32.



Cinque Terre

Dr. (Brig.) Rakesh Kumar Gupta

MD ( Paed), M Phil (HHSM), FIAP
Professor, Paediatrics
Director, GIMS

Dr (Brig) Rakesh Gupta is an alumnus of JN Medical College Aligarh and did MD in Pediatrics from prestigious Armed Forces Medical College Pune and M.Phil in Hospital and health system Management (HHSM) from BITS Pilani and trained in NABH. During his illustrious AFMS carrier, he has held a various appointments in field as Regimental Medical officer and worked as Pediatrician in tertiary care Armed Forces hospitals at Delhi, Lucknow and Pune. He was actively involved in undergraduate and Post graduate teaching as Professor of Pediatrics at Armed Forces Medical College Pune, Base Hospital Delhi Cantt and Command Hospital Lucknow. He is a recognized supervisor & guide for post graduate candidates of DCH, MD (Paeds) & DNB at universities of Delhi, Pune, MUHS Nashik, RGUHS Bangalore, West Bengal UHS Kolkata, HIMS Dehradun, A M U Aligarh, Dy Patil University Mumbai and National Board of Examinations, New Delhi.
For his dedicated and committed service to the Armed Forces, the officer has been bestowed upon "Chief of Army chief staff commendation" thrice in 2009, 2013 and 2017. He was also awarded "GOC-in-C Commendation" in 2016 for exemplary services while commanding a Military hospital. He is a pediatrician par excellence and has been awarded prestigious FIAP by Indian academy of pediatrics for his contribution in the field of Pediatrics. He has published over 50 papers in National & international Journals and presented more than 100 papers in conferences. He was heading the department of Pediatrics, AFMC Pune, before he took over as Director of GIMS Greater Noida on 21 Jul 2018.

Details of Research publications and chapters published by Dr (Brig) Rakesh Gupta

1. Impact of Prophylactic use of Colony Stimulating Factors on the Pattern of Neutropenia and Infections in moderately intensive Chemotherapy published in MJAFI Vol 53 NO 3 July 1997 [ AWARD PAPER]
2. Crouzons Syndrome with Hydrocephalus- Published in Indian Pediatrics Volume 38, Number 2, Feb 2001 issue.
3. Levamisole Induced Ataxia Published in Indian Pediatrics Vol 38, Number 4, April 2001 page 417- 419
4. Furazolidine Induced Erythema Multiforme- Published in Medical Journal Armed Forces India -MJAFI 2001;57:256-257.
5. Schizencephaly Type- I Published in Indian Pediatrics Vol 38, Number 9 Sep 2001 , page 1049-52
6. Kippel Feil syndrome with Pulmonary cyst Published in Medical Journal Armed Forces India 2002 ; 58 :158-159
7. Treacher Collins Syndrome : A report on two Cases Published in Medical Journal Armed Forces India 2002; 58 :267-268.
8. Is it Hydranencephaly A Variant ? Published in Medical Journal Armed Forces India 2002 ; 58 : 338-339 .
9. Sjogren Larsoon Syndrome. Published in Medical Journal Armed Forces India 2002 ; 58 : 352-354
10. Bochdalek Hernia in a child published in MJAFI 2004 : 60 ( No 3 ) : 305-306.
11. Gupta R, Gupta KK, Jain BR, Garg RK.. ABC and VED analysis in medical stores inventory control.MJAFI.2007.63 (4): 325-327.
12. Gupta R, Prasad PL. Clinical profile of special children at Asha centre.MJAFI.2008.64 (2): 143-44.
13. Gupta R, Prasad PL. Congenital Hypoplasia of Depressor Angularis Oris Muscle. MJAFI.2009.65 (1): 188-189.
14. Gupta R, Garg A, Venkateshwar V, Kanitkar M. Spectrum of childhood tuberculosis in BCG vaccinated and unvaccinated children. MJAFI.2009.65 (4): 305-307.
15. Gupta R, Gupta A, Kanitkar M. Stavudine induced Acute Pancreatitis in Pediatric Human Immunodeficiency Virus infection. MJAFI. 2010;66 : 175-176.
16. Gupta R, Khera S, Kanitkar M. Familial Glucocorticoid Deficiency. MJAFI.2011;67 (1): 69-71.
17. Midhun R, Kumar P, Gupta R. Child with ventricular septal defect, absent left upper limb pulses and dysmorphism. MJAFI.2011.67 (2):301-2.
18. Khera S. Gupta R. Incidence of Thrombocytopenia following phototheapy in Hyperbilirubinemic neonates. MJAFI.2011.67 (4):329-332.
19. Gupta A, Holla RG, Gupta R, Devgan A. Daily immunization services: A moral duty, not an empty slogan. MJAFI.2012.68 (4):399-402.
20. Kumar P, Katoch M, Bhatia S, Gupta R. Williams syndrome with mitral valve disease: A case report. MJAFI.2012.68 (4):399-402.
21. Chobey M, Gupta R, Gupta G. Effects of Iron Supplementation of LBW Infants: Is it all about it? . Pediatrics. Jan 4, 2013. [ INTERNATIONAL]
22. Gupta R, Praveen R, Sharma M .Can we prevent Pediatric HIV?: Experience at a tertiary care hospital. MJAFI.2013.69 (3):218-221.
23. Gupta R, Singh V, Patrikar S,Hazra N,Mathai SS. Is procalcitonin useful in early diagnosis of serious bacterial infections in children?. Journal of Nepal paediatric society.2013.Vol 33(No.2):109-9. [ INTERNATIONAL]
24. Gupta R, Pandey A, John BM. Home visits: a cost effective strategy to improve newborn survival. Lancet.2013. Vol-382. Nov 16. (9905):1627 [ INTERNATIONAL]
25. Kumar M, Sen S, Gupta RK, Chaturbhuj DN, Tripathy SP, Paranjape RS. Prevalence of drug resistance in human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infected, treatment naive children in Pune, India" AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses. 2014 Jan 6. [ INTERNATIONAL]
26. Mishra MN, Dudeja P, Gupta RK. Association of HLA-Class II and IgE Serum Levels in Pediatric Asthma. Iran J Immunol.2014;11(1):21-28. [ INTERNATIONAL]
27. Mishra MN, Dudeja P, Gupta RK. A study on human leucocyte antigen class I molecules in Pediatric Asthma. Indian Journal of Biochemistry & Biophysics.2014;Vol 51:160-163.
28. Kumar D*, Sodhi K, Gupta R and Kale R . A Rare Case of Congenital Teratoma Arising from Hard Palate in a New Born. Pediat Therapeut 2014, Vol 4(3): 1000207
29. Gupta R, Khera S, Thapar RK. Efficacy of 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine over 7-valent (PCV7). Pediatrics. Sep 19, 2014. [ INTERNATIONAL]
30. Gupta R, Sandipan S, Mahajan V, Venkatesh G, Srivastava K. A study of psychological impact of diagnosis of HIV in children and adolescents in Indian population. HIV/AIDS Res Treat Open J. 2015; 2(1): 16-20 [ INTERNATIONAL]
31. Badal S, Gupta R, Kumar P, Sharma M, Chhajta DS. Cardiac manifestations in HIV infected children. Are they under diagnosed? HIV/AIDS Res Treat Open J. 2015; 2(1): 21-26. [ INTERNATIONAL]
32. Agrawal A, Gupta R, Sodhi KD, Raghav V. Is Iron Defi ciency Anaemia, a risk Factor For Wheeze Associated Respiratory Tract Infection in Children?.J Nepal Paediatr Soc 2014;34(3):195-199. [ INTERNATIONAL]
33. Kumar A, Gupta R, Kumar P, Sharma M. An Assessment of Risk Factors for Congenital Heart Diseases in Children of Age Group 0-10 Years: A Case Control Study. JEMDS. 2015; Vol. 4 (26): 4442-4447
34. Dash S, Kumar M, Gupta R, Saxena A. A rare case of BCGiosis with severe combined immunodeficiency. HIV/AIDS Res Treat Open J. 2015; 2(1): 41-43. [ INTERNATIONAL]
35. Gupta R, Bajpai A, Singh RK, Thapar RK. Is Continuous Positive Airway Pressure with Helmet is better device than Mask in Infants with Bronchiolitis ? Pediatrics. 135:4: e 868-e875 [ INTERNATIONAL]
36. Gupta R, Pathania A, Gupta A, Kumar N, Jatana SK. A Study of prevalence of lipid abnormalities in HIV infected children among Indian population. HIV/AIDS Res Treat Open J. 2015; 2(2): 51-54. [ INTERNATIONAL]
37. Bidhan Shifa, Dhingra S, Gupta R. Do we use Room Air for Resuscitation in Preterms. Pediatrics.2017. Vol-139.Issue1. 12 Feb 2017 [ INTERNATIONAL]
38. Reddy AP, Thapar, Gupta RK. Electrolyte disturbances in critically ill children admitted to Pediatric Tertiary care center. JEMDS. 2017; Vol. 6 (41): 3269-3273
39. Singh RK, Thapar RK, Gupta RK, Abhijit YV. Factors affecting Drug Compliance in Paediatric Asthma..J Nepal Paediatr Soc 2017;37(1):31-359. [ INTERNATIONAL]
40. Bajpai A, Gupta RK, Thapar RK. Leighs Syndrome due to Unreported Heterozygous Variations in NDUFAF6 Gene . DOI : 10.7199/ped.oncall.2018.22
41. Locham J, Shaw SC, Dalal SS, Gupta R. Congenital tuberculosis in a neonate: a case report. Article accepted for publication, 17 Nov 2017, Medical Journal Armed Forces India
42. Bidhan S, Shaw SC, Saravagi G, Gupta R. Congenital depression of neonatal skull, Article accepted for publication, 19 Dec 2017, Medical Journal Armed Forces India
43. Shaw SC, Chand K, Ranjan S, Gupta R. Missing anus: do not miss it. Article accepted for publication, 05 Jan 2018, Medical Journal Armed Forces India
44. Rawat A, Shaw SC, Kalra S, Gupta R. Prader Willi Syndome: a syndromic cause of morbid obesity. Article accepted for publication. J Mar Med Soc:2018.
45. Jain S, Thapar, Gupta RK. Complete coverage and covering completely: Breast feeding and complementary feeding: Knowledge, attitude, and practices of mothers. MJAFI.2018.74 (1):29-31
46. Adhikari KM, Joshi D, Gupta R. Accreditation of service hospitals: Time to move towards state of readiness. MJAFI, 2018; 74: 94-6
47. Garg N, Gupta R. Can Serum Neutrophil Gelatinase- Associated Lipocalin Be Precisely used as a diagnostic marker of sepsis in pediatric cases?. Ped Crit Car Med.2017
48. Kalra S, Sood A, Venkatnarayan K, Gupta R. Use of Furosemide Stress Test for Edema Control and predicting acute kidney injury for children with Nephrotic Syndrome. Indian J Child Health. 2017: 4(4); 488-491.
49. Saxena A, Jain G, Gupta R. Comment on : Effectiveness of antibacterial prophylaxis during induction chemotherapy in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2018. 30 Mar. DOI:10.1002/pbc.27044
50. Shaw SC, Venkatnarayan K, Gupta R. Is High-Flow Nasal Cannula Useful as Primary Respiratory Support in Preterm Infants? . Neonatology. 2018; 114: 25-25
51. Muhammed S, Shaw SC, Rawat A, Joy DV, Sood A, Venkatnarayan K, Gupta R. Improving exclusive breast feeding in first 24 hours of life using Plan-to-study-act cycle in a tertiary care hospital. Accepted for Publication. 17 Jan 2018
52. Saxena A, Jain G, Gupta R. Comment on : Effectiveness of antibacterial prophylaxis during induction chemotherapy in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2018. 30 Mar. DOI:10.1002/pbc.27044
53. Shaw SC, Venkatnarayan K, Gupta R. Is High-Flow Nasal Cannula Useful as Primary Respiratory Support in Preterm Infants? . Neonatology. 2018; 114: 25-25
54. Muhammed S, Shaw SC, Rawat A, Joy DV, Sood A, Venkatnarayan K, Gupta R. Improving exclusive breast feeding in first 24 hours of life using Plan-to-study-act cycle in a tertiary care hospital. Accepted for Publication. 17 Jan 2018




Facility available in Department with capacity

Innovations in Patient Care: CHOICE banner (Comprehensive child Healthcare, OPD services and Immunization Clinic Everyday).
Child development clinic
Well Baby Clinic
NICU
PICU

Facility wise daily work load

OPD-280/day
Child Development Clinic- 6/day
NICU-2/week
PICU- 2/week

Equipments available



CME/Workshops organized by the department



Research activities by the department



Infrastructure



Training activities & courses run

MBBS LOP Awaited

Teaching Aids available

LCD Projector

No. of PCs and laptop Computers in Department

01 Computer

Facility wise daily work load

In-patient 15-20, Outpatient 280 Daily on Average

Total number of beds

Ward-24, NICU-5, PICU-5

Departmental Pics