Dr Avneet Kaur

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Dr Avneet Kaur


Pediatric Neonatalogist

Apollo Cradle Moti Nagar
  • 11 Years of experience
  • English,Hindi
  • 2 Recommendations
  •  MON-WED | 12:00 PM-01:45 PM, 01:45 PM-05:00 PM Show More

Awards and Achievements

  • 2014 Awarded “Indian Giani Award for Neonatology” 2015 by AAP.
  • 2011 Awarded Gold medal in DNB Neonatology for session 2008-2010.
  • 2009 Awarded the Best DNB student (Superspecialities) (Ravi Jairath Award) of Sir Gangaram Hospital, New Delhi.
  • 2003 First prize PG Quiz (NNF) at the Zonal Round, Chennai.
  • 2002 Best poster at the Karnataka Chapter of IAP 2003 Bangalore.

Research and Publications

  • Kaur A, Kler N, Modi M, Garg P, Soni A, Saluja S. Abdominal Circumference versus Prefeed Gastric Residual Volume as Indicators of Feed Intolerance in VLBW Infants: A Randomized Control Trial. JPGN 2015 March. DOI: 10.1097/MPG.0000000000000576.
  • Kaur A, Modi M, Saluja S. Noninvasive ventilation in neonates. Current Medicine Research and Practice , Volume 4 , Issue 1 , 13 – 19.
  • Avneet Kaur, Manoj Modi , Anup Thakur, Satish Saluja. Approach to sample size calculation. Current medicine research and practice 2014; Volume 4, Issue 2, March–April 2014, Pages 87–92.
  • Modi M, Saluja S, Kler N, Batra A, Kaur A, Garg P, Soni A, SumanP. Growth and neurodevelopmental outcome of VLBW infants at 1 yr corrected age. Indian pediatrics 2013, vol 50 (6): 573-577
  • Siddarth Ramji, Neelam Kler, Avneet Kaur. Where should the surgical neonates be nursed? Journal of Neonatal Surgery. Apr-Jun 2012, Vol 1(2)
  • Satish Saluja, Avneet Kaur. Evidence based stratergies for prevention of infection in nursery. ECAB Paediatrics-Clinical Update neonatal sepsis 2009;53-98.
  • Anurag Krishna, Arun Soni, Avneet Kaur. Urogenital malformations: Current questions and dilemmas. J Neonatology 2007:21(4);238-42. 
  • Satish Saluja, Manoj Modi, Avneet Kaur, Anil Batra, Arun Soni, Pankaj Garg, Neelam Kler.“Growth Trends in VLW Infants during Hospital Stay" Indian Paediatrics Nov. 2010; Vol 47 (10):851-856
  • National neonatology forum: Mission for universal health care in India. Journal of neonatology, Volume 23 (3): July – September 2009
  • Intrauterine Growth retardation: Journey from Conception to late adulthood. Indian Journal of Practical Pediatrics Vol 11 (1), Jan – Mar 2009 (68 – 82)
  • Challenges in Neonatal infections in developing countries. Souvenir of FAOPS 2008 Nagoya, Japan.
  • Chapter on Nutritional needs of term SGA and impact on growth in Advances in paediatrics by Suraj Gupte.
  • Chapter on neonatal Seizures and amplitude EEG in Advances in paediatrics by Anupam Sachdeva.
  • Presented a thesis entitled “Abdominal circumference vs prefeed gastric residual volume as markers of feed intolerance in VLBW infants: A randomized control trial” to diplomat of National Boards. Under guidance of Dr Neelam Kler . 



Work Experience

  • August 2014 - August 2014: Consultant Neonatologist & In charge NICU, Fortis Hospital, Vasant Kunj
  • Working as consultant neonatologist at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital since Jan 2014 
  • Worked as Consultant Neonatologist in Max Hospital, Gurgaon from Feb 2011-2013.
  • August 2007-2010: DNB Fellow (Super speciality) in Neonatal Medicine, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India
  • March 2005- 2007: Senior Resident (Paediatrics & Neonatology) DDU Hospital, New Delhi
  • Aug 2004-Feb 2005: Senior Resident in Paediatrics, Jaipur Golden Hospital, New Delhi.
  • June 2002 – 2004: Junior Resident (Paediatrics and Neonatology) Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
  • Paediatrics (4 years)
  • As part of my residency for the Diploma in Paediatrics (DCh-2years) & Diplomat in paediatrics (DNB - 2years), I have worked in KMC Manipal & DDU Hospital New Delhi respectively. I have also worked as senior resident in Paediatrics at Jaipur Golden Hospital, New Delhi for 7 months.  

High Risk follow Up services:

  • Running high risk follow up services since 3 year
  • Have prepared modules for inpatient & outpatient assessments 
  • Created database for recording of data 

Certifications & Professional Memberships

  • National Neonatology Forum (NNF)
  • Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)
  • IPOKRATES International

Medical Council Registration


Special Interests

  • New Born & Pediatric Specialist
  • High Risk Follow Up
  • Vaccinations
  • Routine Pediatric & Neonatal Follow Up.
  • Growth & Development assessment
  • New Born ICU - Neonatal Ventilation