Dr Prasad is a Developmental Paediatrician. She has completed dual postgraduate qualifications as a specialist in both General Paediatrics and Community Child Health (Developmental and Behavioural Paediatrics). She trained in Paediatrics at both the Mater Children’s Hospital and the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital.
Dr Prasad has appointments at the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital in the Child Development Service and at the Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Community Health Service.
Special interests include:
- Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
- Global Developmental Delay
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
- Learning Difficulties
- Sleep Difficulties
- 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome
- Tuberous Sclerosis
- Rett Syndrome
- Other syndromes and developmental issues of childhood
Dr Prasad works with allied health therapists (Speech therapist, Occupational Therapist, Psychologists). She works very closely with families to ensure the relevant issues are addressed. Currently Dr Prasad is available in our clinic on Wednesday mornings.