Dr. Veena Kalra

Dr. Veena Kalra
Dr. Veena Kalra

Designation of Dr. Veena Kalra

Dr. Veena Kalra
Pediatric Neurologist, Neurologist
Senior Consultant – Paediatric Neurology
Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi, India

Profile Snapshot of Dr. Veena Kalra

  • Dr. Veena Kalra is one of the renowned Pediatric Neurologists in India who has garnered much respect for her contribution to a new area of Pediatrics which is Pediatric Neurology for the country.
  • She practices as a senior consultant at Apollo Hospital, New Delhi.
  • The President of India has awarded Dr. Veena Kalra three medals for her work in treating kids with critical illnesses and contributions to the field of pediatrics.
  • She has a passion for Malnutrition and brain development, Neurocysticercosis, Childhood Epilepsy, Childhood Cirrhosis, Neuro Infections, and Neurometabolic & Neurogenetic disorders.
  • Dr. Kalra not only treated children during her 37 years of practice, but she also gained experience in teaching and leading the Pediatric department.
  • Dr. Veena Kalra contributed significantly towards the research on Indian childhood cirrhosis, neurocysticercosis, learning disabilities, epilepsies, neurometabolic and neurogenetic illnesses, and lead poisoning.

Dr. Veena Kalra’s Expertise

  • ABA Therapy
  • Allergy Testing
  • Congenital Disorders Evaluation / Treatment
  • Corpus Callosotomy
  • Development Assessment EEG
  • Fractures and other injuries Treatment in children
  • Growth & Development Evaluation / Management
  • Health Checkup (Pediatric)
  • Hemispherectomy
  • Infectious Disease Treatment
  • Laboratory & Metabolic Testing
  • Lesionectomy
  • Multiple Subpial Transections
  • New Born Care
  • OT/PT
  • Psychometric Evaluation
  • Temporal Lobectomy
  • Tonsillitis Treatment
  • Vagus Nerve Stimulation
  • Viral Fever Treatment

Work Experience of Dr. Veena Kalra

  • Overall 37 years of experience
  • Senior Consultant – Pediatric Neurology at Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi
  • Prof. & Head of Deptt. (Pediatrics), AIIMS

Dr. Veena Kalra's Qualifications

  • MBBS
  • MD Pediatrics
  • FIAP

Memberships of Dr. Veena Kalra

  • National Academy of Medical Sciences
  • Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)
  • Indian Academy of Neurology
  • International Child Neurology Association
  • Asian and Oceanian Child Neurology Association

Awards & Recognitions received by Dr. Veena Kalra

  • Maulana Azad Alumunus Award
  • Kanishka Shiromani Award
  • Pediatric & neurology alumni Award
  • Research award from JCN (Japan)
  • Lead pollution research expert for Ministry of Health & FW, Science &
  • Technology, ICMR, MCI, NAMS & others
  • Launched India’s only three-year pediatric neurology residency program (DM)
  • Pfizer Scroll of Honour
  • Sorell Katherine Award by AIIMS, New Delhi
  • WHO Research Training Grant Award
  • Award by Cambridge University, U.K.
  • St Achar Endowment Award for Best Clinical Research by IAP
  • Kanishka Award for Medical Education

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