Dr. G Kiruthiga Punithakumar

Jr. Consultant Neonatal Intensive care unit.
MBBS, MD (Paediatrics), NNF Fellowship in Neonatology
Maa Kauvery Trichy
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Educational Qualifications

  • MBBS, Thanjavur Medical College, Thanjavur, 2011
  • MD Pediatrics, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, 2019
  • NNF Fellowship in Neonatology, Kauvery Hospital, Trichy, 2023


  • A case series of Genetic epilepsy in neonates – South Neocon Trichy 2022
  • Non ketotic hypoglycemia in newborn – South Neocon Trichy 2022
  • Varicella gangrenosa and post varicella necrotising fasciitis – South Zone Pedicon 2018

Delivered Lectures

  • Breastfeeding awareness lecture for working women at ITC factory Trichy – August 2022
  • Breastfeeding week celebration lecture at RANE industry Trichy – August 2022
  • Lecture on Infection control in NICU – Neonatology association of Trichy – June 2023
  • World breastfeeding week lecture at Cauvery women’s college, Trichy – August 2023
  • Menstrual hygiene awareness lecture – Kendriya vidyalaya school,Trichy – November 2023


  • Commitment to Empathetic, Ethical and Exceptional New born care.
  • Decision making and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Good rapport with the patient.
  • Team player with leadership traits,inspiring the team members at all domains.

Clinical Achievements

  • University rank holder and gold medalist in undergraduate and postgraduate degree examinations.
  • IAP Pediatric quiz College round winner
  • All India Top scorer in NNF fellowship exit examination

Future Vision:

  • Neurologically intact survival of newborns.
  • Holistic approach to neonates with
  • Family integrated newborn care.

Professional Body Membership:

  • IMA, IAP, NNF India

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