Welcome to Dr. Sachin Shah

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    Current Designation : Director, Neonatal and Pediatric Intensive Care services
    Surya Mother and Child Superspeciality Hospital, Wakad, Pune
    Educational Qualifications : M.D (pediatrics), D.M. (Neonatology),
    Fellowship in Neonatology (Australia),
    Fellowship in Pediatric Intensive Care (Canada)

    Brief Biography

    • Director, Neonatology and Pediatrics, Surya Mother and Child Superspeciality Hospital, Wakad, Pune
    • Former Director of Pediatrics & Neonatology - Aditya Birla Memorial Hospital, Pune
    • One of the few handful Pediatricians in India to possess additional qualification of DM(Neonatology)
    • Worked for 6 years in Australia and Canada (of which 3 years were spent in Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto which is one of the most advanced pediatric hospitals in the world).
    • Extensive training in various aspects of advanced Neonatal and pediatric intensive care such as ECMO, high frequency ventilation, nitric oxide therapy, continuous renal replacement therapy and bronchoscopy.
    • Over 25 years of clinical experience in pediatrics and Neonatology at various Universities in India.
    • Multiple international publications including systematic reviews for the Cochrane Collaboration.
    • Invited to conduct training programmes, medical updates and workshops for other Pediatricians, Pediatric and Neonatal Intensivists at various National and International conferences.
    • Authored various books on ventilation, Neonatology, Pediatric intensive care and Nursing care
    • Treated thousands of premature babies and sick children with multiple complicated problems since arrival in India.
    • Regularly called upon by fellow Paediatricians and Obstetricians to opine and treat many complex and complicated cases not only from the city of Pune, but also the entire state of Maharashtra and other States of India as well.
    • Senior editor, Journal of Pediatric Intensive carel. Official publication of IAP intensive care chapter.
    • Recognised teacher in Neonatology (Recognised by National Neonatology Forum, India) and Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS), Nasik.
    • Recognised teacher in Pediatric critical care (Recognised by Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS), Nasik and Indian Academy of Pediatrics.

    Areas of expertise

    • Neonatal Intensive Care - Care of preterm, low birth weight infants, meconium aspiration syndrome, Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension (PPHN), respiratory distress syndrome, neonatal emergencies, etc
    • Pediatric Intensive Care - respiratory failure, shock, sepsis, head injury, multiorgan dysfunction, neurological and cardiac emergencies, postoperative management, etc.

    Specialist OPD consultation is provided for following group of patients

    • Premature babies, low birth weight babies and Newborns
    • Children with respiratory problems such as asthma, long standing cough, pneumonia, breathlessness, etc.
    • Children with complex medical problem
    • Pre adoption consultation
    • Antenatal consultation for high risk pregnant women.


    • 1st Rank in All India Entrance Examination for Super Specialities.
    • 1st Rank in D.M. (Neonatology).


    • Secretary, Indian Academy of Pediatrics
    • National Neonatology Forum
    • Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine.
  • Services Provided

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  • OPD Hours

    • Mon-Sat (Surya Hospital)
      10:30 - 13:30
      15:00 - 16:00
    • Mon-Sat (Rainbow Clinic)
      18:00 - 20:00
    • Sunday