Dr Chitra Ayyappan A

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MBBS, MD, DCH, FRCP,(UK) FRCPCH(UK)

Pediatric Neonatalogist

Apollo Speciality Hospitals Madurai
  • 29 Years of experience
  • English,Tamil
  • 66 Recommendations
  • Monday-Saturday
    11:00 AM - 1:00 PM , 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Qualification

MBBS, MD, DCH, FRCP,(UK) FRCPCH(UK)

Awards and Achievements

  • 1979 : Was awarded the BHARATHY LAKSHMI GOLD MEDAL in OBSTETRICS & GYNAECOLOGY in Final M.B.B.S. Prize Examination.
  • 1979 : Was Awarded the BHARATH RAMACHANDRA MEMORIAL PRIZE for DIABETES AND METABOLISM for obtaining the highest number of marks in Inter Collegiate Prize examination in Final M.B.B.S.
  • 1978 : Was awarded the CERTIFICATE OF HONOUR in BACTERIOLOGY in IV M.B.B.S.

Research and Publications

  • CHITRA.A. Non Invasive Techniques, Neonatology Workshop Book, Madurai Medical College, Madurai 1981, P.25.
  • Ananthasubramaniam.L. Nirmala, Chitra, A. Roll over Test is pregnancy Induced Hypertension, Journal of Obst. & Gyn. of India 1982, 32, 770 – 771.
  • CHITRA.A. Ambika S. Thirumalaikolundu Subramanian, P. Anantha Subramaniam. L. Child  rearing practices among Women Doctors in Tamilnadu, India Paediatrics, 1984, 989, 21.
  • Ananthasubramaniam, C. Chenniappan, M. Nagappan, R. Chitra, A. Cardiac Ballet – Torsede de points. The Antiseptic 1985, 82 Cardiology Special Issue P.1-4.
  • Ananthasubramaniam, C. Chenniappan, M.CHITRA, A. Pain in chest. Journal of Association of Physicians of India 1986, 34, 145-147.
  • CHITRA, A.Sivanandam, A., Thirumalaikolundu Subramanian, P., Kesavan, P. Ananthasubramaniam, L., Infant feeding practices, among women Doctors of Tamilnadu. Indian Pediatrics 1987, 24, 954-955.
  • CHITRA.A. Role of Steroids. Newsletter, Indian Academy of Pediatrics, MPARK, Chapter, Madurai 1988 1(1), 6-8.
  • CHITRA. A. Breast feeding in rural areas – problems and solutions. Proceedings of the National Neonatology forum and Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India, 1988, December 17-18.
  • Thirumalaikolundu Subramanian. P., Uma.A., Thyagarajan. S.P., Ayyappan. A., Shanmugasundaram.S., CHITRA. A., Chandramohan.M., Epidemics of hepatitis in India – A review – In (EDRS) S.P. Thyagarajan and S.Subramanian, Proceedings of Indo-UK symposium in viral hepatitis, 1990. P.103+12
  • Thirumalaikolundu Subramanian. P., Thyagarajan. S.P., Chandramohan. M., Ayyappan. A., CHITRA. A., Shanmugasundaram. S., Traditional Practices in acute hepatitis. In : (Eds) S.P. Thyagarajan and S.Subramanian proceedings of Indo-UK Symposium in viral hepatitis, 1990, P116-118.
  • Chitra Ayyappan, Edwin. N., Amutha Rajeswari. P., Clinical and Computerized Tomography evaluation of Term Neonates with Perinatal Asphyxia Indian Pediatric Feb. 1999 Vo.36, 174-177.
  • Chitra Ayyappan, Lalitha Ananthasubramaniam, Medical Times (Tamil Version – June 2000 – Sisu Kuzhandai Valarpu)
  • Chitra Ayyappan, Lalitha Ananthasubramaniam, Medical Times (Tamil Version – July 2000 – Garbini Pengal Unnum Mathiraigalum athan Pinvilaivugalum).
  • Chitra Ayyappan, Arun Prasath T.S., Meikandan.D, Vasanthakumari M.L., Mccune Albright syndrome, the  Indian journal of practical Paediatrics – 2008; 10(2):183-5
  • Chitra Ayyappan, Maternal and Neonatal Chikungunya - An Emerging Threat – Published In The Proceedings Of The 33rd Annual State Conference Of IAP at Madurai. Souvenir Pedicon Aug 2008, P.57.
  • Chitra Ayyappan, Protocol Management Of Dengue Shock Syndrome - Published In The Proceedings Of The 33rd Annual State Conference Of IAP at Madurai  - August 2008
  • Chitra Ayyappan, Protocol Management Of Status Epilepticus - Published In   The Proceedings Of The 33rd Annual State Conference Of IAP at Madurai – Aug. 2008.
  • Sarath Balaji, Kulandaivel.M, Chitra Ayyappan, Role of low dose steroids in steroid dependent and frequent relapsing nephrotic syndrome – Souvenir of IAP National Conference at Hyderabad – January 2010, Page 144
  • Vanitha, C.Ayyappan – Clinical, laboratory and radiological profile of UTI in children – Abstract published in Souvenir of National IAP conference held at Jaipur - January 2011. Page 21
  • K.Ramya, C.Ayyappan, A.Asirvatham - Micro albuminuria among juvenile diabetics - published in souvenir of National IAP conference held at Jaipur - January 2011. Page 66
  • D.Sathish Kumar, R.A.Sankarasubramanian, Chitra Ayyappan, G.Mathevan, M.S.Rajarajeswaran, J.Ashok Raja - Dengue fever in children – Clinical profile and outcome - published in souvenir of National Academy of Pediatric Emergency – January 2011, Page 197.
  • V.K.Vijayamohan, R.A.Sankarasubramanian, Chitra Ayyappan, G.Mathevan, M.S.Rajarajeswaran, J.Ashok Raja - Shock in children – Clinical scenario and outcome at tertiary care hospital – published in souvenir of National Academy of Pediatric Emergency - January 2011, Page 198
  • Ashwin Subramaniam, Nupur Dravid, Porselvi, Chitra Ayyappan, G.Ananthasubramaniam – A case of PSOAS Abscess: Case Report – TAPI Journal Vol. 3, Issue 1, January – April 2011, Page 23.
  • Dr.K.Ramya, Dr.Chitra Ayyappan, Dr.T.Nagarajan – Heminasal Agenesis (Hemiarhinia) – A case report – IJPP Journal – January to March 2011;14:105-107.
  • Chitra Ayyappan, Ramya.K, - Griscelli Syndrome – A case report E.Journal of the Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai – 2012.
  • Chitra Ayyappan, Ramya.K, Nisha.M.S. – HLA class II DR as Genetic Susceptibility marker in Juvenile Diabetics – A familial study – published in the souvenir of the State IAP Conference held at Pondicherry – August 2012.
  • Chitra Ayyappan, Nisha.M.S. – Beta Globin Gene mutations among Thalassemic families in Madurai Region – A Hospital based study - published in the souvenir of the State IAP Conference held at Pondicherry – August 2012.
  • Chitra Ayyappan, Nisha MS., - An interesting case of stridor in an infant -  A case report E.Journal of the Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai – 2012.
  • Chitra Ayyappan, A.S.A. Nivedita – A rare case of Penoscrotal Hemangioma – E.Journal of the Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai – June 2013.
  • Chitra Ayyappan – Member / Author Expert Committee for Preparation of the Module – Module For Abnormal Children Requiring Special Attention (English) – June 2013.
  • Chitra Ayyappan – Necrotising Enterocolitis – Focus on Preventive Measures – Proceedings of the 11th State Conference of NNF – Madurai Neocon 2013 – Page: 37-40. 

Work Experience

  • Neonatology Department - 10 Years
  • General Paediatrics - 18 years,
  • Retired as Director ICH Chennai
  • Teaching Experience UG &PG => 28 years
  • Post MD - 29 years Clinical Experience

Certifications & Professional Memberships

  • Royal College of Physicians, Glasgow
  • Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health, London
  • President, Paediatrics Faculty, Paediatric Specialities - The TN MGR Medical University
  • Member, PG Clinical Courses - The TN MGR Medical University
  • Neonatology at Institute of Child Health - Chennai

Medical Council Registration

57809

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