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Dr. Krishna Anand

Pediatrics
coram, NY
51 years experience female

Locations

Office

coram, NY

Address

elsie owen north brookhaven health center, coram, NY
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About

Bio

I am a pediatrician recently retired ,attended medical college in INDIA and graduated in 1960,.Then started pediatric resident and continued practicing pediatrics till now. I have been lucky to have opportunity to work in different countries as India ,Africa Middle East and U.S.A and gained lot of experience.I have been working in U.S.A.since1991. I have been precepting residents during their rotation in pediatrics clinic . Pediatric priorities were different in each country, but i gained lot of clinical wealth and enjoyed my work every where. I came across to meet and work with , persons from different nationalities ,and culture during all these years.

Specialties
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Pediatrics

Licenses

United States: New York

Languages spoken

Hindi, Punjabi

Doctor Q&A

483 Answers
46 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
See G.Y.N. doctor: Birth control pills are known to cause irregular periods and heavy bleeding . She should consult G.Y.N. doctor as soon as possible . She may have to ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
See doctor: If you got tetanus shot in the last 5 years or so then not to worry . You are protected .Moreover if the wound is healing well ,no fever or another pr... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
See G.I. specialist: You may be having some gastrointestinal problem like infection or inflammatory condition of your intestines .Urinary infection may be cause of your p... Read More
A 69-year-old male asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Consult your doctor: As your wife is having4th stage kidney cancer ,which is not responding to chemo therapy , .surgery may be considered so you consult your doctor and t... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Needs mother touch: It is true sometimes baby cry on ly to be with mother it is a known.fact ,they want physical contact .But you should check her diaper(if wet) or t... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Consult doctor: As you had vaccination for hepatitis you are protected ,but your skin and eyes turning yellow sometimes could be due to Minocycline .You may stop Mi... Read More
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Allergic reaction: you might have got some insect bite which is causing allergic reaction as swelling and you may get rash also.taking benadryl (diphenhydramine) may gi... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Viral infection: Your daughter seems to be having infection ,probably -viral illness on the tongue and lips .This will take 3-4 days to get better. She may be having... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Discuss with doctor: Your doctor must be having reason toper scribe you 100mg daily for 7 days.this dose may clear your chlamydia .
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
See doctor: Usaually hemangioma regress over time of months on their own , but if it has been for long and same size or increasing in size . It may be hindering... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Breast milk is O.K.: Normal breast milk looks light but it is normal .You are producing normal breast milk and baby is getting good milk.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Consult neurologist: Consult your treating neurologist , inform him that baby is still having seizures .Your baby may need higher dose of medicines ,either increase in ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Yes: Your 9month old baby can take multigrain cereal in a small quantity ,see it is well mixed in water and thin in consistency .
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
See dermatologist: Babies can have hemangiomas usually 1or 2 big ones, but your baby has12 small ones and still getting more .after some months hemangioma start getting... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Unlikely: Pin worms crawl out of anus in the night and anything in contact with anal skin may get pin worm on it .One can find it on underwear or pajama after s... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
See doctor: Chicken pox is a viral infection (general viremia) and affects the whole body .It may take few weeks to get recovery from this illness .Better to wait... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Give tylenol (acetaminophen) now.: It seems the temperature is going higher fast which is causing headache and shakiness . You can check the temperature .Heart rate goes high with hig... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Viral infection: Your 1 year old seems to be having some viral infection which is causing him to be sleepy and causing cough and cold. He may feel better in 1-2 days, ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
See doctor: Two months old baby knows human /mother touch and feels better when mom lifts him up, so he may be crying for that. But there may be any other reason ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Talk to your doctor: Global atrophy in a child means that child is small in height,weight and small head. All his organs are also small and their function is affected .His... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Do pregnancy test: Maca root is a source of energy ,contains vitamins,amino acids.Get pregnancy test done to know if you are pregnant or not
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
See ophthalmologist: Your 16 years old kid may be having vision problem either near or far vision problem .He should be examined by eye doctor to find out the problem , he... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Continue medicine: Your baby is having diarrhea ( bacterial infection of intestines and needs to be treated to complete the course for 7 days . Give pedialyte to drink ... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Normal variation: It is normal that some people have thick mustache while others have thin.Some are very hairy all over the body.You have mustache may be thiincompared ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Discourage nursing: Your toddler should be eating all foods by this age divert his attention from nursing by offering his favorite food .You may not be producing much b... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Artheritis of elbow: Having pain in left elbow while making different movements shows you may have arthritis -due to infection or after trauma .Consult orthopedic doc... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
See dermatologist: As you are worried about pimples and black head on face and chin and application of different things is not helping . May be she needs some other tre... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Use training bra: Well fitting bra or training bra may relieve the pain .Try to find if it is spot painful or it is only discomfort.There are unexplained pain in breast... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
See neurologist : Discharge in urine could be mucus , but watch if for any discharger mucous , then consult urologist. Muscle twitching could be due to muscle or nerve... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Difficulty laching: May be breast nipples are retracted or not well formed and baby finds difficulty in latching. Mother posture or holdintg the baby improperly could be... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Consult doctor: The diarrhea and vomitting lasting for 7 days needs to be investigated ,specially he may be loosing water and electrolytes ,No matter child eats and ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Webbed penis unusual: Webbed penis if mild may not be problem , but he should be seen by doctor and to do investigation if there is any other abnormality in urinary tract ,... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
See pediatrician: Usually breast fed babies at 3 months of age can poop 2-5 times a day . But baby should gain weight 5-7 oz per week. May be you do not have enough br... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
6month or as needed: Since you ar doing well your lab test are normal , you may get check up done every six months or any time before if you have any problem like diffic... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Wait and watch: Having a grey hair in 2 years old is not normal ,wait and watch if any more grey hair come up .At present just watch .It may happen if there family... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
See your doctor: This sublingual cyst of this size may be bothering you , but it usually does not interfere with talking or eating. most probably not infected , it ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
May happen: After tetanus shot , usually one may get little pain at the site of injection or feel feverish and some body aches but dizziness uncommon .This may la... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Possible allergy: Pimples on the cheek of your baby may be due to allergy or infection _bacterial or fungal. or acne . Consult your doctor who will examine your baby a... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
See your doctor: Having blood clot of small size is normal ,but if you get lot and big size blood clots then consult GYN doctor who may do some blood test to find out ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Not to repeat flagyl: As you had treatment 2 weeks ago (flagyl) , you need not repeat the treatment now, but watch if you have any problem like itching or foul smelling di... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
One tablet daily: Cardiprin contains Aspirin ,this is to prevent blood clots. Continue taking as your doctor advises.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Watch side effects: Oxybutynin is for over reacting urine bladder, your son may not pass urine for few hours.But watch if he has stomach pain ,diarrhea,heart burn, drowsi... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Relapse lTBunlikely: After complete treatment you can plan for pregnancy,and relapse of TB is unlikely . The fetus does not get tuberculosis,you can have normal healthy b... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Needs investigation: Your son might be having infection of penis ,fungal infection or bacterial.He should be tested for sexually transmitted diseases by blood and urine ex... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Viral illness possib: Your child is having fever headache and tummy ache and discomfort in tummy , suggesting some possible viral infection . Watch for fever, diarrhea and ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Inverted nipple : Your left breast has inverted nipple ,the baby cannot make good grasp to suck milk ,breast is o.k.Either you can use nipple shield or pump milk from ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
See doctor: Your child is having pain while doing poop even when poop is not that hard .May be because of fear to pain ,he does not do poop,.The anal opening may ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Immunity present: Your results being positive for disease CMV s hows that you have immunity against this disease , . In other worlds you are protected against it .
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Get test done: Every throat infection is not strep infection ,it may be other bacterial or viral infection usually .Children get4-5 throat infection in a year .Yo... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics 51 years experience
May be again fungus: You might be still having fungal infection and it may not be responding to on abet ointment so you need another medicine .Other possibility is tha... Read More

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Mar 20, 2015
Great doc!!
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Anand is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Anand is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you Dr. Anand for sending answer to my question. I will send the toxic-smelling baby shoes back, and will post review on Etsy with my concerns over this product
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! A doctor who cares thankyou, me sick benefitsno work ok help me please
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Your answer made me feel good! Thanks :) thanks so much it did go back to normal I just never had such high bpm

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Government Medical College, Amritsar, India
Graduated 1971MD

Medical/Graduate school

Govt; medical college patiala INDIA
Graduated 1960MD

Awards

Community physician award forbear 2011,
CME/CPD Award, American Academy of Pediatrics
Top Pediatrician, First Place, New York - Summer
2014
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