Dr. Sudarshan Shetty K.

Specialist Pediatrician


Qualifications: MD (Paediatrics); ISN-FPN(Canada); FPN (India)
Dr Sudarshan Shetty K. is Specialist Pediatrician with a vast experience of 20 years in the field of newborn, infant, child and adolescent care. He completed his Master’s Degree in Pediatrics from India and worked in a teaching hospital for 13 years as Professor of Pediatrics before moving to the UAE in 2015. He has a special interest in Pediatric Kidney diseases and has 2 fellowships in Pediatric Nephrology, one from RG University of Health Sciences, St John’s Medical College Hospital, Bengaluru, INDIA and ISN fellowship, working at Montreal Children’s Hospital, Quebec, CANADA. He is certified from DHA and DoH, UAE as a Specialist in Pediatrics.
Languages Spoken: English, Hindi, Kannada, Tulu, Tamil, Malayalam
Professional Experience:
  • Specialist Paediatrician – VPS HealthCare, UAE,  2015 to date
  • Consultant Paediatrician & Pediatric Nephrologist – Mangala Health Center, India, 2003-2015
  • Professor & Consultant Paediatrician & Pediatric Nephrologist – NITTE University Medical College, India, 2003-2015
Professional Association:
  • Dubai Health Authority (DHA) & Department of Health Abu Dhabi (DoH)
  • Karnataka Medical Council, India 
  • Indian Academy of Pediatrics, India
  • Karnataka Pediatric Nephrology Association, India
  • National Neonatology Forum, India 
  • Medical Council of India
Clinical Expertise & Services Offered:
  • Proficient in handling pediatric and neonatal resuscitation
  • Proficient in Pediatric Critical Care, Out-Patient services and In-Patient care of conditions like asthma, allergy and infectious diseases
  • Special Interest in handling children with kidney diseases.
  • Counseling and guiding for vaccination, growth and development
  • Dietary counselling and nutritional assessment of infant, child and adolescents
  • Certified by American Heart Association in Pediatric Advance Life Support course, Neonatal Resuscitation Program and Basic Life Support program