MBBS., MD (Pediatrics), FNB ( PICU )
Consultant Pediatric Intensivist
Dr. Navdeep Dhaliwal is a consultant Pediatrician and Pediatric Intensivist at Chaitanya Hospital, Chandigarh
He completed his post-graduation, senior residency from GTB Hospital, Delhi, and super-specialty training in Pediatric Intensive care ( Fellowship National Board ) from Manipal Hospital, Bangalore, a premier institute for Pediatric intensive care in the country.
These 8 years were a unique opportunity to care for the sickest children with complex diseases under the guidance of the best clinicians and world-class laboratory support.
Having worked in Delhi and Bangalore he is well versed with the treatment protocols and procedural skills required to manage complex childhood illnesses.
Dr Navdeep has a passion for caring for critically ill children; He played a pivotal role in building a robust Pediatric team that specializes in Pediatric Emergency and Intensive Care. His team includes young, dynamic, highly-skilled, and committed Nurses and paramedical staff who combine the science and art of medicine to set a new benchmark in quality healthcare in the region. With his expertise in caring for critically ill children, he makes sure that the little ones get the best care when they need it most.
He is admired by his patients and their families for his love and commitment towards the care of children. His friendly nature, excellent communication with parents/family and talent to deal with the most advanced critical care situation in children with competence and ease reassures the families of PICU patients during the crucial moments.
He has received excellent feedback from his patients especially the children themselves
Nothing encourages us more than the positive feedback from our patients and referral doctors.
Areas of special interest –
Pediatric Emergency and Intensive Care
Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Critical Care Ultrasound
Critical Care Nephrology
Indian Academy of Pediatrics
Indian Academy of Pediatrics (Intensive Care Chapter)
ISCCM ( Indian society of critical care medicine )
Our PICU provides sick children with the highest level of intensive medical care, including constant monitoring of bodily functions, specialized services for specific childhood diseases and injuries, pediatric therapies that are not available in other hospitals, and advanced equipment specifically for sick children.
Facilities available include invasive monitoring, mechanical ventilation (non-invasive, conventional ), renal replacement therapy (peritoneal dialysis ), central line insertion, and sedation for procedures. The ICU provides tertiary level care to seriously ill children from all over Himachal, parts of Haryana, and Punjab. Patients treated here include any critically ill child, with diseases such as severe asthma, serious infections (malaria, TB, meningitis, Dengue fever, complicated typhoid, etc.), head injuries, Trauma, snake bite, severe lung, brain, and blood infections, kidney, heart and liver failure, etc.