About Dr.Smita Koppikar

Dr.Smita Koppikar spent 12 years in Europe, and was trained in Paediatric Endocrinology in the United Kingdom. Subsequently she had been a Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist in the National Health Service in the United Kingdom. She had also set up a supra-regional Insulin Pump service for Children with Diabetes in Ireland, i.e worked for children covering two hospitals in the region. In addition, an overhaul of the Paediatric Endocrine care in that region was successfully undertaken. These steps have enabled families across two large regions and/or large hospitals to avail of better and up-to-date treatment for such conditions for their children..

She has permanently relocated to Mumbai, India. She has set up a joint-specialty clinic for optimal care of children with Intersex /DSD conditions. She has also set up a Juvenile Diabetes support group.


Growth Disorder

“Is my child short?” is a query that understandably bogs many parents. Very often

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Thyroid Disorders

The Thyroid gland is situated in the front of the neck and secretes a hormone called Thyroxine that

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Diabetes develops due to a diminished production of insulin or resistance to its effects.

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Puberty is the process of changing from boy to man or girl to woman. This needs to happen in a

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Child Obesity & Overweight

Excess weight in the 0-18 year age group is an increasingly common condition all over the world.

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Vitamin D Deficiency

If you shun the sun, suffer from milk allergies, or adhere to a strict vegan diet, you may be

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Insulin Pump

An insulin pump is a medical device used for the administration of insulin in the treatment of diabetes

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This disorder causes enlarged ovaries with small cysts on the outer edges

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