Dr Vijay Wagh – Canberra Paediatrician


Dr Vijay Wagh is an established Canberra paediatrician with over 14 years of experience. He has extensive experience in Neonatal Intensive Care, Developmental and Community Paediatrics, and Paediatric Intensive Care. Dr Wagh also holds qualifications in Paediatrics from centres of excellence in both India and Australia.

Dr Wagh has previously worked as a paediatrician at Canberra Hospital, the Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Adelaide and The Children’s Hospital at Westmead. He has also provided his services to several regional hospitals across Australia. As the founder of CBR Paediatrics in Bruce (ACT), Dr Wagh is now established as a paediatrician in Canberra.

Dr Wagh treats children of all ages – ranging from neonates (0 – 4 weeks) to middle adolescents (up to 16 years of age). His services include:-

  • Acute newborn and paediatric conditions
  • Chronic paediatric conditions
  • Developmental and behavioural concerns
  • Growth concerns
  • Preventative health and complex case management

Dr Wagh is available for consultation by appointment at his clinic (CBR Paediatrics) in the Calvary Bruce Private Hospital. He’s also a Visiting Medical Officer (VMO) / paediatrician at the Canberra Hospital and the Calvary Public Hospital in Bruce.

In his spare time (whilst not working as a paediatrician in Canberra), Dr Wagh likes to engage in wildlife, travel and nature photography. Dr Wagh also loves to cook and try new cuisines; however, his friends consider him little more than a barbeque chef.

Dr Wagh’s Professional Memberships

As a leading Canberra paediatrician, Dr Wagh takes great pride in his professional development. Dr Wagh is a member of the following peak medical bodies in Australia.

Academy of Child and Adolescent Health (ACAH)

The aim of the ACAH is to promote “the health and well-being of every newborn, child and young person” in Australia. Members are health professionals with an interest in paediatrics.

Paediatrics & Child Health Division of Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP)

The Paediatrics & Child Health Division (PCHD) of the RACP has a membership of over 5,400 across Australia and New Zealand. The aim of the PCHD is to “connect, train and represent” paediatricians.

The Australian Association of Consultant Physicians (AACP)

The AACP is an advocacy body representing consultant physicians and paediatricians in Australia. Members are kept up to date on important medical issues and represented in discussions with the government.

Other Important Information About Dr Wagh

  • Dr Wagh is a registered medical practitioner with theAustralian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) – registration number: MED0001666863
  • Dr Wagh is fluent in English, Gujarati, Hindi, Marathi and Punjabi.

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