About Us

Dr Sanjay Sinhal is a Neonatologist and Pediatrician certified by the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP).

 

Dr Sinhal has more than a decade of experience in paediatrics and neonatology from two continents.

Dr Sinhal has a distinguished career highlighted by a number of awards and certificates of distinction. He has undertaken six years of training in Pediatrics and Neonatal Medicine at The Royal Women’s Hospital & The Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne and at Princess Margaret Hospital & King Edward Memorial Hospital in Perth. During advanced training in neonatology, he won the Advanced Trainee Research Award of the The Royal Australasian College of Physicians in Victoria. He has presented many research papers in national and international conferences and has published articles in scientific medical journals.

Before moving to Australia, Dr Sinhal completed his medical training in Pune, one of the most populous cities in the world. He graduated from India’s flagship medical institute B J Medical College, which treats more than 0.5 million outpatient visits annually. He completed three years Residency in Pediatrics at a major tertiary referral centre in the region, the Sassoon General Hospitals in Pune, with Dux of year award in postgraduate clinical examination of MD Pediatrics. At medical school, he was awarded a gold medal in Medicine at final MBBS examination of the University of Pune (Dux of year). He then joined as a lecturer in Paediatrics at Pune University and worked as a consultant paediatrician at Sassoon General Hospitals.

Dr Sinhal is committed to providing world class care with a compassionate personal touch. Having treated thousands of newborns and children with various disorders has given him an ability to choose best suitable treatment for an individual child. Dr Sinhal strives hard to keep himself up to date with current advances in paediatric medicine.

Apart from above clinical appointments at Flinders and Ashford, Dr Sinhal is Lecturer in Paediatrics at Flinders University and an examiner for Paediatrician’s examination of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians.

Flinders Medical Centre – Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

This is one of 2 NICUs in South Australia where extremely premature newborns with birth weight as low as 400gm are treated. Various complex disorders of premature newborns are successfully managed at this NICU.

www.flinders.sa.gov.au

Flinders Private Hospital – Newborn Nursery

This is Level 2 newborn nursery where premature newborns babies > 34 weeks of gestational age are treated. Newborns requiring intensive care are transferred to a tertiary neonatal ICU.

www.flindersprivatehospital.org.au

Ashford Hospital – Newborn Nursery

This is Level 2 newborn nursery where premature newborns >32 weeks of gestational age are treated. Newborns requiring intensive care are transferred to a tertiary neonatal ICU.

www.ashfordhospital.org.au