Dr Sufla Saxena

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Dr Sufla Saxena

MRCPCH (UK), DNB (Pediatrics), MBBS

Pediatric Gastroenterologist

Apollo Hospitals Indore
  • 11 Years of experience
  • English,Hindi
  • 1 Recommendations
  •  MON-SAT | 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Awards and Achievements

  • Fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital (UK)
  • Fellowship in Paediatric Hepatology Birmingham Children’s Hospital (UK)
  • NNF Gold Medal for best paper in Neonatology in PEDINEOCON 2006
  • Gold Medal in Annual Sports Meet as a Basketball Team Captain    2000-2001
  • Best Actress award in international Cultural festival ‘PULSE’ (held at Delhi) 1999-2000
  • She started the Celiac disease awareness programme at Apollo hospital Indore and has formed the city’s first Celiac disease support group.
  • She pioneered in starting “Yellow baby Clinic “one of a kind clinic for babies suffering from jaundice in the state.
  • Invited as “Big Mehman” on Big FM 92.7 for a talk on awareness about Peadiatric gastro disorders.
  • Awarded as Most Charismatic Women 2018 by INMO group (a women entrepreneurs group)
  • Newspaper articles on Celiac disease, abdomen pain in kids (parents dilemma), rare case reports etc.
  • She has successfully diagnosed and treated various rare Paeds gastro and liver disorders in the state like chronic Pancreatitis with SPINK mutation with unusual presentation, PFIC, A1AT deficiency, Galactosemia, Tyrosenemia in a 6yr old presenting as Anemia ,  GSD’s, IBD’s etc . She is doing all Paediatric Endoscopies and Colonoscopies regularly. She has special training in Nutrition as well and does nutritional counselling of all her patients.
  • She has a strong academic background and is regularly doing CME’s and is being invited as Faculty locally and nationally.


Research and Publications

  • NNF Gold Medal for best paper in Neonatology in PEDINEOCON 2006
  • Transplacentally acquired organophosphorus poisoning in a newborn: Jajoo, M.1; Saxena, S.2; Pandey, M.2. Annals of Tropical Paediatrics: International Child Health, Volume 30, Number 2, June 2010 , pp. 137-139(3)




MRCPCH (UK), DNB (Pediatrics), MBBS

Work Experience

  • Consultant Paediatrics Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist Apollo Hospital Indore from feb 2017




Certifications & Professional Memberships

  • Life member of British Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology  Hepatology and Nutrition (BSPGHAN)
  • Life member of European Society of Paediatric  Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition (ESPGHAN)
  • Life member of Indian Society of Paediatric  Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition (ISPGHAN)
  • Member of Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH)
  • Life Member of Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)


Medical Council Registration


Special Interests

  • Paediatric IBD’s and Autoimmune Hepatitis and Allergic GI disorders



  • Dr Sufla Saxena is MP’s only trained Paediatric Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist . She has been trained in UK for six years and has done her Fellowship in Paediatric Gastroenetrology and Hepatology from Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital and Birmingham Children’s Hospital UK before starting as Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist at Apollo Hospital Indore in Feb 2017. In a short span of 1yr she has several achievements.