Attending Neonatologist

Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Clinician Educator), Keck School of Medicine of USC
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Dr. Puneet Arora is an attending neonatologist at the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles with a research interest in bronchopulmonary dysplasia and neonatal nutrition. He is an assistant professor of clinical pediatrics at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. Following his medical studies in India, Dr. Arora completed his training in Pediatrics in the United Kingdom and obtained his Membership of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (MRCPCH). He completed his pediatrics residency at Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center in New York followed by fellowship training in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.

Clinical Interests

Bronchopulmonoary dysplasia, neonatal nutrition, neonatal ventilation

Education

Medical School: 

BJ Medical College, Pune, India

Internship: 

Metrohealth Med. Ctr./Cleveland, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Residency: 

National health services, UK (CCT in general pediatrics, General Medical Council, UK)
Brookdale Hospital Medical Center, Pediatrics

Fellowship: 

Metro Health Medical Center, Cleveland, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Accomplishments

Certification: 

General Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics

Professional Memberships: 

American Academy of Pediatrics
Royal College of Pediatrics and Child Health

Other Information

Specialty Interest: 

Bronchopulmonary dysplasia
Neonatal Ventilation
Neonatal Nutrition

Publications: 

 Arora PK. Non–Delivery Room Management of Meconium Aspiration Syndrome (MAS), Neoreviews, March 2017

Arora PK, Mohandas S, McAndrew S, Karody V. Spontaneous Umbilical Cord Hematoma. The Journal of Pediatrics,  Feb 2017

Fleming PF, Arora P, Mittings R, Aladangady N. A national survey of admission practices for late preterm infants in England. BMC Pediatrics, June 2014

Husain SM, Sinha AK, Bunce C, Arora P, Lopez W, Mun KS, Reddy MA, Adams GG. Relationship between maternal ethnicity, gestational age, birth weight and weight gain, and severe retinopathy of prematurity. The Journal of Pediatics,  Jul 2013

Parisaei M, Govind A, Clements J, Arora P, Lashkari H, Kapila P. Prevalence of Vitamin D Deficiency in a North London Antenatal Population. Obstetric Medicine, Sep 2011

Children's Hospital Los Angeles

4650 Sunset Blvd.
MS #31
Los Angeles, CA 90027
Phone: 323-361-5939Office