Dr. Biraj A. Thakker




Dr. Biraj A. Thakker
Director NICU,
Head of Department of
Paediatric & Neonatology,
DNB Pediatrics,
Fellowship in Neonatology
drbthakkar@rediffmail.com

Professional Experience :


  • Pediatrician at Trumurti hospital, Bavala from January 2009 to Dec 2009.
  • Fellowship in Neonatology (IAP) under Dr. Mohit Sahni at Nirmal hospital Pvt. Ltd. Surat from January 2011 to December 2011.
  • I have also been conducting CMEs in local area for nurses and doctors.
  • September 2007, NNF conference at Vadodara, : short term outcome of patients post balloon atrial septostomy in d-TGA.
  • 18th June 2011, IAP, Navsari Branch, Vapi : Total parental nutrition in newborns.
  • 22nd August 2011, IAP, Surat branch, Surat: Red blood transfusion in preterm and association with NEC and feeding.
  • February 2012, Neocon Gujarat at Ahmedabad : Paper presentation (got 2nd prize)- Neurodevelopmental follow-up of the infants who had received Inhaled Nitric Oxide (iNO) over a period of 17 months at single tertiary centre.

Conferences/ workshops attended :


  • July 2012: Neonatal update, Karamsad as a faculty
  • February 2012: Gujrat neocon, Ahmedabad
  • June 2011: Neonatal advance life support, Surat
  • February 2011: Second national Total parenteral nutrition workshop, Mumbai
  • April 2006: Pediatric advance life support, Karamsad
  • August 2006: Asthma Training Workshop by “ Respiratory chapter of Indian Academy of pediatrics” at Karamsad.

Research :


  • Infant and young child feeding practices among anganwadis Thesis submitted to National Board of Examination.
  • Neurodevelopmental follow-up of the infants who had received Inhaled Nitric Oxide (iNO) over a period of 17 months at single tertiary centre. Thesis submitted to Indian academy of pediatrics neonatology chapter.