Dr. Prathiba Venkatachalapathy

Doctor Profile


Dr. Prathiba Venkatachalapathy


Dr. Prathiba is working as a Specialist Pediatrician at Aster clinic, Ras al Khor, Dubai. She has completed her pediatric training from the prestigious and Asia’s biggest children hospital – Institute of child health, Madras medical college, Chennai. She has been working in Dubai for a total of 7 years in icare clinic and axon Medica for about 11 months. Prior to her tenure in UAE, she had worked in Apollo children’s hospital, Chennai, and PSG Institute of child health, Coimbatore. With over a decade of experience, she has the expertise to manage all general pediatric conditions. She has also authored international publications.

Work experience

  • Specialist Pediatrician – Axon Medica, Rashidiya, Aug 2015 – July 2016.
  • iCARE clinics, Lamcy Plaza, Aug 2013 -July 2015.
  • Senior Resident – PSG Institute of Medical Science and Research, Coimbatore, India, Aug 2012 to Aug 2013.
  • Registrar, Pediatrics – Apollo Children’s Hospital, Chennai, India, Aug 2010- July 2012.

Education and Qualifications

  • MBBS – PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Coimbatore, India, 2000-2005.
  • MD Pediatrics-Institute of Child Health, Madras Medical College, India, 2007-2010.


  • BLS, Dubai, 2020.
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS Provider), 2018, Dubai.
  • PReS (Pediatric Rheumatology European Association) /Eular (European League against Rheumatism) course – Online certificate on Pediatric Rheumatology.
  • Workshop in Pediatric advanced trauma and life support, 2011, Chennai.
  • National assembly on Pediatric Emergency Medicine, 2011, Chennai.
  • Neonatal Advanced Life Support (NALS Provider) course 2008, Chennai.
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS Provider) course: 2008, Chennai.


  1. Indian Academy of Pediatrics
  2. India Medical association

Research papers/publications

  1. Severe symptomatic hypophosphatemia with Thrombocytopenia in a child with Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Nov 29, 2015, Journal of comprehensive Pediatrics. https://comprped.com/en/articles/19827.html
  2. A retrospective study on morbidity pattern in leukemic children (Acute lymphoblastic leukemia) with malnutrition.2010


Presented poster on “MORBIDITY PATTERN IN CHILDREN WITH TYPE 1 DIABETES MELLITUS” in the South India Pediatric Conference “South Pedicon 2008”.

Presented a rare case: “A CASE OF WASP STING” in the city Pediatric meet at Chennai, 2008

Presented “HYPOCALCEMIA IN CHILDREN” in Pediatric Endocrinology Conference, in Chennai 2009


Languages Spoken

English, Tamil

Timings / Contact

View Clinic Profile


9:00am - 1:00pm     5:00pm - 9:00pm




9:00am - 1:00pm     5:00pm - 9:00pm


9:00am - 1:00pm     5:00pm - 9:00pm


9:00am - 5:00pm


9:00am - 1:00pm     5:00pm - 9:00pm


9:00am - 5:00pm

Aster Clinic, Marhaba Mall, Ras Al Khor

Ground Floor, Marhaba Mall, Ras Al Khor, Dubai

Marhaba Mall

Disclaimer : Doctor's timings are subject to change. For further inquiries please contact the concerned Clinic.

Aster Clinic