Dr. Radha Rama Devi

Dr. Radha Rama Devi
Pediatric Genetics Specialist, Hyderabad

MBBS, MD

  • Dr. Radha Rama Devi is a Consultant at sandor Life Sciences, Hyderabad& at Rainbow Children Hospital. Hyderabad.
  • She is instrumental in setting up the first Newborn Screening for preventable causes of Mental retardation in India and published the first data on the prevalence of these disorders in the Indian population
  • Set up the Nations comprehensive Genetic Diagnostic Service Laboratory for the diagnosis of Biochemical, molecular and cytogenetic disorders at Center for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics (CDFD), a unit of Department of Biotechnology Government of India. This led to the setting up of prenatal diagnosis for the high risk families with the objective of genetic counseling and prevention of genetic disorders. She is a member in the Task force study of New-born screening set up by the  Indian Council of Medical Research. Presently she is the President of Indian society of Inborn Errors of Metabolism. A life member in the Indian Academy of Paediatrics.
  • Languages :Hindi, Telugu, English

Experience

Clinical Geneticist, Rainbow Children Hospital, Hyderabad june, 2008 -  Present

Specialities

  • Pediatric Genetics

  • Pediatrics

Expertise

Long years of experience in the management of inborn errors of metabolism,(diagnosis, treatment and prenatal diagnosis)

Diagnosis of chromosomal abnormalities and counselling

Diagnosis and prevention of single gene disorders

Experienced in treating general paediatrics

Education

  • MBBS, MD
  • She did trained fellowship by British Council in the field of Inborn Errors of Metabolism Senior Women Bioscientist in India for the year 2005 for life time achievement by the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India

Practice Information

Rainbow Hospital for Women & Children, Banjara Hills

Rainbow Hospital for Women & Children, Banjara Hills

22, Road No - 4, (Old Road No-10), Karvy Lanes, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana - 500034

Sandor Life Sciences, Hyderabad

Sandor Life Sciences, Hyderabad

8-2-326/5, Road No- 3, Bangara Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana - 500034

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Newborn Screening Folate related genes Infertility Single gene diosrders Chromosomal disorders.
  • President's Medal in MBBSGold Medal in MedicineRajakisoriebai gold medal -best outgoing lady studentTwo memorial Prize awarded by Andhra UniversityBritish Council fellowshipLife time achievement award for the senior woman bioscientist  by the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India for the year 2005.Lifetime achievement award given by the Twin cities branch of Indian Academy of Paediatrics2007 
  • More than 70papers presented in National and International conferences
  • Life Member, Indian Academy of Paeditrics.
  • Life Member, Indian Society of Inborn Errors of Meetabolism.
  • Life member, Indian Science Congress.