Pediatrician in Mumbai

Dr Prof Vijay Yewale


Work Experience

31 yrs+

Registration No

MMC 53816


English, ગુજરાતી, हिंदी, मराठी


Apollo Hospitals Navi Mumbai

Speciality And Areas Of Interest

  • Paedaitric Infectious Diseases

Work Experience

  • In Clinical practice for 28 years
  • Experienced in handling new-borns, preterms
  • Managed Paediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care
  • Special Interest and Expertise in Paediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunization

Awards and Achievements

  • Special Award for work for Antimicrobial Resistance at the hands of Health Minister Shri J. P. Nadda
  • Honoured with Late P. M. Udani Oration at IAP Maharashtra State Conference
  • Recipient of several other orations in the names of Stalwarts in the field of Paediatrics

Research and Publications

  • Editor-in-chief, Pedaitric Infectious Disease, the journal of AIP ID chapter
  • Editor, IAP Guidebook on Immunization 2011 and 2014
  • Academic Editor - IAP Colour Atlas of Pediatrics
  • Associate Editor of “Atlas of Pediatrics in the Tropics", a publication of the American Academy of Pediatrics

Editor of  

  • - IAP Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Disease published by the IAP
  • - Enteric Fever in Children, IAP publication
  • - Education Book (of Mumbai Pedicon)
  • - IAP Parenting Skills - 2005


  • - Pneumococcal Surveillance in India under the ASIP study
  • - Post marketing Surveillance studies of many vaccines
  • - Comparative study of Colloidal iron and Ascorbate salt of iron in paediatric iron deficiency anaemia

Scientific publications(Publication in Text books)


  • Dharmapalan D, Yewale V.  MRSA- Prevalence and Challenges. In: Parthasarathy A, editor-in-chief. Textbook of pediatric infectious diseases. 1st ed. New Delhi. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013. ISBN 978-93-5090-377-3
  • Yewale V, Dharmapalan D. Approach to the Child with Fever of Unknown Origin. In: Sachdeva A, Dutta AK, editors. Advances in paediatrics. 2nd ed Vol 1. New Delhi. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2012. ISBN 978-93-5025-777-7
  • Yewale V, Dharmapalan D. Varicella Vaccine. In: Vashishta V editor. FAQs on Vaccines and Immunisation Practices. 1st ed. New Delhi. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2011. ISBN 978-93-5025-246-8
  • Yewale V, and Dharmapalan D. Complications and prognosis of Influenza. In: Ed Rao I. Influenza: Complete Spectrum - II - ECAB. Elsevier Health Sciences; 2011. ISBN 8131232573, 9788131232576

Publications in Journals:


  • Agarwal S, Yewale V, Dharmapalan D. Antibiotics Use and Misuse in Children: A Knowledge, Attitude and Practice Survey of Parents in India. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research 2015:9(11)
  • Yewale V, Dharmapalan D. Promoting Appropriate Use of Drugs in Children. International Journal of Pediatrics 2012 doi:10.1155/2012/906570
  • Yewale V, Dharmapalan D. DTap and Tdap Vaccines. Indian Journal of Pediatrics 2011; 78(1):1-6.
  • Dharmapalan D, Yewale V. C-reactive protein in pediatric infectious diseases, Pediatric Infectious Disease. 2012 July-Sept; 4(3):137-39.
  • Yewale V, Gavhane J, Dharmapalan D, Weekay P,  Shahane S. Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia with Beta-Thalassemia - A Rare Association. Indian Journal of Pediatrics 2012 Sept; 79(9): 1244-45.
  • Yewale V, Gavhane J, Weekey P, Dharmapalan D, Warrior D. Enteric Fever in children from Navi Mumbai - Clinical profile, haematological features, sensitivity patterns and response to antimicrobials. Pediatric Infectious Disease 2010.
  • Dharmapalan D, V. Yewale, Tanu Singhal T. A 1 1/2 year old with recurrent fever: Case files of Dr Yewale Hospital, Vashi, Navi Mumbai. Pediatric Infectious Disease 2010 Jan; 2 (1): 28-31

Professional Memberships and Certifications

  • President, Indian Academy of Pediatrics
  • Chairperson, IAP Infectious Diseases Chapter
  • Member of Indian Medical Association
  • Member of Association of Consultants of Mumbai
  • Member of National Neonatology Forum
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