Dr. Geetika Badkar
Dr. Geetika Badkar – is currently on maternity leave
Dr. Geetika Badkar is a paediatrician with a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB) and a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP). Dr. Badkar is an experienced general paediatrician. Having completed her medical degree at the University of Auckland in 2005, she undertook postgraduate training in paediatrics in New Zealand before moving to Melbourne to complete her training in general paediatrics and community child health at the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne.
She received her Fellowship in Paediatrics through the Royal Australasian College of Physicians and has gained broad experience in general, emergency, neonatal and developmental paediatrics. Dr. Badkar has an interest in a wide range of general paediatric problems including newborn and infant issues, learning difficulties, developmental paediatrics, asthma and eczema, constipation, continence and other toileting problems, growth, unsettled babies, food intolerance, tonsillitis, snoring and obstructive sleep apnoea, language and developmental delay, autism spectrum disorder, and ADHD.
Dr. Badkar accepts referrals for patients aged newborn till 18 years of age. In addition to working at Complete Children’s Health, Dr. Badkar works at The Royal Children’s Hospital in the Department of General Medicine (outpatients) and Forensic Medicine.