Dr. Amol Jaybhaye is a Paediatric Infectious Diseases specialist and has an experience of over 12 years in the industry. He pursued his DCH from the prestigious Grant Medical College and Sir J. J Group of Hospitals, Mumbai, DNB (Paediatrics) from Lilavati Hospital and Research Centre, Mumbai and Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Paediatric Infectious Diseases from CMC Vellore.
He has an expertise in treating complicated infections in children, prolonged fever, TB, HIV, bone and joint infections. He also has an expertise in treating post-transplant infections, ICU related infections and newborns with sepsis. Dr. Amol is skilled in the management of tropical infections like Dengue, malaria, typhoid, hepatitis, chikungunya and others. He offers immunization in special situations and international travel.
Antimicrobial Stewardship (encouraging optimal antibiotic usage), Infection control (HICC) and managing infection outbreaks. He is a Consultant in Paediatric Infectious Diseases & Immunology at SRCC Children’s Hospital, managed by Narayana Health.
- Post- Doctoral Fellowship in Paediatric Infectious Diseases
Fields of Expertise
- Fever – undiagnosed, prolonged, recurrent and pyrexia of unknown origin
- Infections of bones and joint, skin and soft tissue, liver, kidney, heart, blood, and seasonal / epidemic viral, bacterial, fungal, parasitic infections and COVID 19
- Tropical Infections like Dengue, Malaria, Filariasis, Leptospirosis, Chikungunya and others
- Expertise in complicated Tuberculosis including MDR and XDR Tb, and HIV
- Infections in Primary Immunodeficiencies, Hematology and Oncology patients
- Congenital infections and Hospital acquired infections in PICU and NICU
- Infections associated with Bone Marrow and Solid Organ Transplant
- Antimicrobial Stewardship (encourage optimal antibiotic usage), Infection control (HICC) and managing infection outbreaks
- Immunization in special situations and international travels
- A Hospital-Based Study of Vitamin D Levels in Children With Recurrent Respiratory Infections. Cureus 14(8): e27864. doi:10.7759/cureus.27864 (August 10, 2022)
- Diphtheria IAP standard treatment guidelines 2022
- Acute respiratory distress syndrome in pediatric scrub typhus. Trop Doct.2021 Jul 9:494755211029146.doi:10.1177/00494755211029146. PMID: 34238058
- Vitamin D status in mothers and their newborns in a tertiary care center in Mumbai: A cross sectional study JCDR.Dec;14(12):SC1114.doi:10.7860/JCDR/2020/46750/14365
- 3 Textbook chapters in Evidence Based Practices in Management of Pediatric Infectious Diseases 2022
- Tuberculosis in children, IAP guidelines for parents Dec 2021
- Presented E-Poster Paper in PEDICON 2019, ID /59 (P) Comparison of Scrub typhus with and without ARDS
- Juvenile Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: A Diagnostic Dilemma -J Nat Sci Biol Med. 2011 Jul- Dec; 2(2): 229–231.PMCID: PMC3276022
- Aqueductal Stenosis with Optic Atrophy in a Case of Malignant Osteopetrosis - J Nat Sci Biol Med. 2011 Jul-Dec; 2(2):222– 224. PMCID: PMC3276020
- NEP/03(P) Proximal Renal Tubular Acidosis (Fanconi Syndrome) - PEDICON- 2009(46th Annual National Conference of Indian Academy of Pediatrics)