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Dr Ajit Mahaveer

Dr Ajit Mahaveer

Consultant Neonatologist



Special Interests:

Clinical research, Nutrition for preterm babies and Undergraduate teaching.


I had graduated from India in year 2000. I had further specialist training in Cambridge and Liverpool in neonatal medicine. I was appointed as a neonatal consultant at Saint Mary’s Hospital in 2012. I am the lead for nutrition in preterm babies and specialise in parenteral nutrition. I have done my PGC in medical education and currently teach year 4 medical students at Manchester Medical School. I also have an active interest in Clinical research and currently lead the research on platelets in newborns (PlaNet-2) and prevention of Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROPP).