Our Expert Panel
Right Parenting.com prides itself on being one of the few Parenting and Child-Health web-sites, where the entire informative content is contributed by actual medical doctors and experts from various fields of Child Health & Development.
Here are the brief intros of our expert contributors. The listing is in alphabetical order.
Our Contributing Panel:
Dr. Mandar V. Bichu – Our editor/web-master and main content provider is a paediatrician currently practicing in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. He has completed his medical graduation and post-graduation (MBBS, DCH and MD) from Sion’s Lokmanya Tilak Medical College, Mumbai University. Before starting his private practice in 1999, he worked from 1993-1999 as a senior paediatrician in UAE Ministry of Health’s Kuwaiti Hospital in Sharjah. He is also a leading journalist writing for major publications in UAE and has authored five books on music and medicine. He also edits and manages another popular web-site Cinemasangeet.Com.
Dr. Shubhada M.Bichu – is a senior specialist dermatologist working in UAE Ministry of Health’s Al Qasimi Hospital, Sharjah since 1996. She has completed her medical graduation and post-graduation (MBBS, DDV and MD) from Mumbai University. Besides her hospital work, Dr.Shubhada has been closely associated with the teaching program for doctors, nurses and medical students.
Dr.Sanjay Kalvani – is a senior dental, oral and maxillo-facial surgeon currently practicing in Sharjah, UAE since 1994. He was formerly a staff member in ABSM Institute of dental sciences in India. Apart from his vast clinical and academic experience and expertise, he has presented a lot of scientific papers and has held various positions in Indian Dental Association. Paediatric dentistry happens to be his special passion.
Dr. Minal Patwardhan- is a senior dermatologist, cosmetologist and a pioneering laser- treatment expert currently practicing in Sharjah and Dubai in UAE. She has completed her medical graduation and post-graduation (MBBS, DVD and MD) from LTMGH, Sion, Mumbai University.
Dr. Pankaj Shrivastav – is one of the pioneers in fertility treatment in the UAE. He was involved in the establishment of Dubai’s prestigious Rashid Hospital Fertility Centre. He was trained in UK and has introduced in Dubai many advanced techniques in assisted reproduction. Currently he is practicing in Sharjah, UAE.
Our Advisory Panel:
Here are the veterans who are guiding and supervising this project. Without their blessings and advice, this project would have remained incomplete.
Dr. M.R. Lokeshwar- is a Consultant Pediatric Hematologist and Visiting Pediatrician P.D. Hinduja National hospital and Research Centre and practices in his clinic in Imperial Mahal building, 3rd Floor, Dadar TT, Mumbai. He has held various important positions in Indian Academy of Paediatrics- including its President’s post in 1998. Earlier he was the Prof. of Pediatrics and Hon. Pediatrician and Chief of Hematology-Oncology Division, Dept. of Pediatrics at Sion’s L.T.M.G Hospital where he initiated and established Hematology Division,Thalassemia research centre and Thalassemia outdoor transfusion centre. He has held various important posts in different scientific and medical bodies and has been on the advisory and editorial panel of many important journals.
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Right Parenting.Com is a site dedicated to offer compassionate scientific guidance on various parenting and child-health issues. It is managed by Dr. Mandar V. Bichu, a Sharjah-based paediatrician with the help of experts in various fields.
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