Department of Paediatrics

About Pediatrics

The dedicated Paediatric team at Dr. TMA Pai Hospital, Udupi focuses on the care and health of children till 18 years of age. Their clinical expertise, outpatient and diagnostic facilities and in- patient facilities in a safe and caring environment instills confidence and promotes healing. The medical staff has responded to the changing needs of children requiring inpatient care by developing need based clinical services. Our main aim is to provide clinical care in a friendly, cordial and non-threatening environment. We also strive for faster disposal of patients without comprising on the quality of care.

Contact Details

Court Road, Udupi, Karnataka – 576101


Outpatient Services:

  • Immunization
  • Well baby clinic
  • Care for routine childhood infections/problems
  • Day care facilities for wheezing children, vomiting etc.
  • Adolescent counselling

Outpatient Treatment Procedures:

  • Nebulisation
  • Immunization

Inpatient services:

  • Care of mild to moderately sick patients

Inpatient Treatment Procedures:

  • Nebulization
  • Bone Marrow
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Pleural tap
  • Liver biopsy
  • ABG
  • Central I.V. Access

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

The NICU is equipped with facility providing primary care for the new borns. Hospital has a good liaison with Paediatric department at Kasturba Hospital, Manipal where new borns with high risk are transferred to Kasturba Hospital for further management.

The Team

Dr. Dinesh Nayak

Professor & Head

Dr. Ashish Gupta

Assistant Professor

Dr. Deepa Shreyas

Senior Resident

Visiting Consultants – (Consultation on appointment basis)

Dr. Vijay Kumar

Professor & Head
Paediatric Surgery
(On every Wednesday - 5PM to 7PM)