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dr. binu ninan

Consultant Paediatrician (Neonatology)

Special Clinical Interests

  • Neonatology
  • Ventilation
  • Neonatal Neurology

Languages Spoken



Dr. Binu Ninan completed his graduation and post-graduate training in Paediatrics from Trivandrum, India. Having worked as a Junior Consultant in Paediatrics in CMC, Vellore India, he then went to UK and Australia to work in Neonatology for nearly 7 years. After Dr. Binu returned to Chennai, India, he was instrumental in setting up a 63 bed Neonatal unit in a premier teaching Institution, where he worked as a Head of Clinical services and as a Professor in the University. During his 14-year tenure there, he also set up the Child Development Centre and Perinatal Centre. Dr. Binu has clinical experience of 21 years and teaching experience of 15 years in Neonatology.

Education and Training

  • MD and DCH, SAT Hospital, India
  • MBBS, Coimbatore Medical College, India
  • Diploma of National Board (DNB) in Neonatology, India
  • MRCP, Edinburgh, UK
  • FRCP, Edinburgh

Professional Experience

  • Head of the Department of Child Health and Neonatology, VHS, Chennai, India
  • Secretary, Sri Ramachandra Centre of Excellence in Perinatal Health, India
  • Honorary Visiting Consultant and Coordinator NEST Programme, Emmanuel Hospital Association
  • Head of the Department of Neonatology, Sri Ramachandra University
  • Chairman, Infection Control Committee, SRMC
  • DM external examiner for JIPMER and Osmania University
  • Professor, Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute
  • Lecturer in Neonatology and Senior Register, University of Western Australia


  • Indian Academy of Paediatrics
  • National Neonatology Forum, India

Research and Publications

  • More than 20 publications on Paediatrics and Neonatology