Neonatologist and Pediatrician
Dr. Prasanna Muniyappa’s 22-year-long medical career is richly divided across continents, pediatric specialities and practice and academia. Dr. Prasanna’s academic achievements include an MBBS from Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences, Hubli, an MD in Pediatrics from Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Mangalore, a DNB, an MRCPCH, and an FRCPCH, the latter two earned during his years in the UK. During his 13 years in London, Dr. Prasanna worked on intricate cases in pediatrics and neonatology, across notable tertiary neonatal units like Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, University College London Hospital, Northwick Park Hospital and University Hospital of Lewisham. Since his return to India, he has been exclusively associated with Cloudnine Hospital, Malleswaram. His areas of expertise include neonatal developmental care, clinical risk, cranial ultrasound and echocardiography. He is a certified neonatal life support (NLS) and simulation instructor. He holds memberships to the General Medical Council, UK, the Royal College of Pediatrics, the Indian Academy of Pediatrics, the National Neonatology Forum and the Karnataka Medical Council.