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Dr. Pallavi Deshmukh Gaikwad - Pediatrics in Mumbai

Dr. Pallavi Deshmukh Gaikwad

Diploma in Child Health (DCH), MBBS

  • Mumbai, Maharashtra

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Clinic Locations

Parth Hospital

A 13. Tirupati Tower's. Thakur Complex., Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,

Shanti Health Clinic

# 1448, Building No. 80/A, Samta Nagar, Kandivali East. Landmark: Opposite Thakur Village Gate No. 1., Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,

Lifecare Hospital

# 58/59, Centrium Mall Ground Floor, Lokhandwala Complex, Landmark: Near Realiance Fresh, Kandivali., Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,

Sai Siddhi Hospital

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,


  • Nutritional Assessment
  • Childhood Infections
  • Bronchial Asthma Treatment
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Measles Treatment
  • Vaccination/ Immunization
  • New Born Care
  • Growth & Development Evaluation / Management


  • Pediatrician


  • Masina Hospital, Byculla (East) - 2008 Graduated
    Diploma in Child Health (DCH)

Work & Experience

  • Parth Hospital. Tirupati Towers. Kandivali East.


  • Indian Medical Association (IMA)

Health Articles

Heat Illness And Dehydration In Children

It is extremely hot and humid in tropical countries like India, particularly during the summer months. There are times when heat waves prevail all through the country, making people suffer from extreme heat and humidity. So, in this type of climate, it is important to take good care of your health so that you can keep cool and not fall ill. It is vital to know that during the summer months, special care must be taken of your children because the immune system of your children is completely different from that of the adult’s body. So, when it comes to the matter of taking care of children in the summer months, parents need to be careful and should know the correct procedures and steps to follow to keep children healthy during hot and humid summer.

Drowning in Children: What Parents Need to Know?

Drowning Prevention for Curious Toddlers Water is fascinating for toddlers. It shines, ripples, splashes, and can even make things float. But that same water can be dangerous if they do not understand the danger of it. Whether at home or visiting friends and family, parents must be aware of where their children are in relation to water hazards like swimming pools and fountains. Drowning is a leading cause of death for children. In the United States: More children ages 1–4 die from drowning than any other cause of death except congenital disabilities. For children ages 1–14, drowning is the second leading cause of unintentional injury death after motor vehicle crashes.

Sore Throat in Children and Concern Among Parents

When you have kids at home, being concerned about them is quite normal and in fact, regular for many parents. Children have a comparatively lower immune response system than adults or any elderly person, for that matter, their parents as well, as a result of which, they are more prone to develop several types of health issues and even harmful infections. It is due to this reason that parents must take proper care of their children so that they do not get in contact with factors that lead to the occurrence of diseases. Many children are known to suffer from severe conditions as a result of sore throat, a type of health issue with a sensation of pain and dryness in their throat.

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