Dr. Diksha Shirodkar

Dr. Diksha Shirodkar

MBBS, MD (Paediatrics)
Fellow in Clinical Genetics (SIAMG)
Fellow in Paediatric Endocrinology)

Visiting Consultant – Paediatrician & Paediatric Endocrinologist
(First in Mangalore)

Dr Diksha Shirodkar has joined us as a Visiting Consultant – Paediatric Endocrinologist at Yenepoya Specialty Hospital from August 05, 2019.

Dr.Shirodkar has obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Medicine & Surgery from Goa Medical College in 2011. She pursued her MD in Paediatrics from the same college and graduated in 2014. Further, Dr Shirodkar pursued a Fellowship in Clinical Genetics from Nizam Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad in 2015 under Society of Indian Academy of Medical Genetics and then post doctoral Fellowship in Paediatric Endocrinology from Manipal Hospital, Bangalore which she completed in in 2019.

Dr Diksha Shirodkar has joined us as a Visiting Consultant – Paediatric Endocrinologist at Yenepoya Specialty Hospital from August 05, 2019.

Dr Diksha Shirodkar has over 5 years of experience in the field of Paediatrics and is a specialist in Paediatric Endocrinology services which include :
  • Disorders of Growth: Short stature.
  • Diabetes Mellitus : Type 1 , Type 2 diabetes , Neonatal Diabetes.
  • Disorders of Water balance.
  • Disorders of Mineral homeostasis: Hypocalcemia, Hypercalcemia , Rickets.
  • Endocrine disorders in the neonate: Neonatal hypoglycemia, Neonatal Hypocalcemia , Ambiguous genitalia, Congenital hypothyroidism.
  • Hypoglycemia.
  • Endocrine dysfunction in chromosomal disorders : Turner Syndrome, Down Syndrome.
  • Obesity, Metabolic syndrome, Lipid abnormalities.
  • Puberty and its disorders: Precocious puberty, Delayed puberty, Adolescent Gynecomastia, Polycystic ovarian syndrome, Amenorrhea – primary and secondary.
  • Thyroid Disorders: Hypothyroidism, Hyperthyroidism, Goiter, Thyroid nodules.
  • Adrenal disorders: Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, Cushing’s Syndrome.

Dr Shirodkar, a gold medalist in MD Paediatrics holds several awards in the stream of Paediatric Endocrinology and is affiliated to several professional associations.

Dr Diksha Shirodkar is available from 4:00 pm till 5:00 pm from Mondays to Saturdays.

To request an appointment, please call +919008518855 or +91 824 423 8855