LifePage Career Talk on Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics
By Dr Ajay Sharma
[Consultant Paediatrician in Various Medical Assignments]
What is Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics?
Dr Ajay Sharma: “Neurodevelopmental pediatricians evaluate and treat infants, toddlers and children who show signs of motor and developmental delays. Pediatric behavior health is also a part of neurodevelopmental pediatrics. Developmental pediatrics helps kids who have motor, speech, social or learning delays (developmental disorders in children).”
How I got into Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics?
Dr Ajay Sharma: “After doing education I started working as a consultant neurodevelopmetal paediatrician and clinical director in the Evelina London, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, UK. I have extensive clinical and teaching experience of the child development and developmental disorders. I have also co-authored two books on child development (From Birth to Five Years – Children’s Developmental Progress and Practical Developmental Examination). I also volunteer with the Latika Roy Foundation in India helping them with medical consultancy, running parents’ groups, teaching on courses and setting up a website www.enablenet.info.”
Dr Ajay Sharma’s LifePage:
(Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics, Dr. Ajay Sharma, National Health Service, Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Doctor, Paediatric Medicine, Developmental Neuropsychiatry Clinic, Brain Malformations, Intellectual Disorders, ADHD, Autism, Child Development)