Dr. Chandra Kumar
Paediatrician & Neonatologist
MBBS, MD, DNB, DM, DMB
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Dr Chandra Kumar is one of the top neonatologists and paediatricians in Chennai. The Capstone Clinic is fortunate to have him join our team. He brings with him over 17 years of experience, and excels in diagnostic skills for General Paediatrics as well as Neonatal infections and birth defects. He is also well regarded for providing high quality medical care to infants, children and adolescents. Dr Chandra Kumar is happy to be a part of The Capstone Clinic team and believes the clinic has put a lot of thought into creating a fun, comfortable and safe space for children, while they undergo treatment, which makes it easier for him to treat his patients’ problems in a better way.
The doctor is a gold medalist in MD – Paediatrics, and has received the NNF gold medal for his exemplary research in Neonatology. He also holds a DNB in Paediatrics and DM in Neonatology, offering special care to newborn babies and children. With intensive training in the medical care of infants, Dr Chandra can do a proper diagnosis and treatment for a child’s general health as well as for critical conditions such as infections, breathing disorders, and certain birth defects. He has written an extensive list of publications and papers, some of which are mentioned here: ‘A Study on Utilization of Antimicrobial Agents’, ‘Tumoral calcinosis with hyperphosphatemia’, ‘Congestive Heart Failure in the Neonates’, ‘Micronutrient supplementation in low birth weight infants’, and ‘Trial of Daily vitamin D supplementation in preterm infants’.