Dr. Sanjay Jhawar M.D.
Pulmonologist (Pediatric) | Pediatric Pulmonology2315 Stockton Blvd Ucdmc Sacramento CA, 95817
Dr. Jhawar is a Pediatric Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine specialist. In Pulmonary field he offers care for Cystic fibrosis, Asthma, Bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD)of prematurely born infants, Chronic respiratory diseases of Neuromuscular children, Children with scoliosis and Ones with cerebral palsy. In Sleep area he provides care for children with Obstructive sleep apnea, Insomnia, Parasomnia and Narcolepsy. Dr. Jhawar's research interests are in Cystic Fibrosis, respiratory problems of children with neuromuscular disease, chronic inflammatory conditions of airway and lungs. Furthermore, he received the Outstanding Teaching Award from Pediatrics UC Davis Medical Center in 2004.
Education and Training
Gandhi Med Coll, Bhopal Univ, Bhopal, Mp, India 1989
American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatric Pulmonology (Pediatrics)
Sleep Medicine (Pediatrics)
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP- Pediatric Pulmonology
Dr. Sanjay Jhawar M.D.'s Expert Contributions
Yes. READ MORE
Inflammation and spasm of the airways. READ MORE
Either cardiac or pulmonary disease READ MORE
Because it is not adequately controlled. READ MORE
Complete antibiotics, if this happens on a recurrent basis, it may be asthma. READ MORE
See your Doctor, if this is recurrent it can be asthma. READ MORE
Recurrent cough, wheezing, chest tightness. READ MORE
Less likely, unless it is a severe cough, consult your primary care doctor. READ MORE
Cough in infants should be evaluated for lung disease. READ MORE
Air flow in airways. READ MORE
Adversely. READ MORE
No. READ MORE
Avoid asthma triggers such as allergens and give asthma meds regularly as suggested by Doctor. READ MORE
Antibiotic and if needed bronchodilators. READ MORE
By helping in airway clearance techniques. READ MORE
This is not contagious. It involves the breathing tubes called the Bronchi. READ MORE
No, cough can be caused by upper airway issues also. READ MORE
Less likely, unless it is long standing. READ MORE
By history of moist coughing. READ MORE
Inhaled steroid for daily use and bronchodilator for as needed use. READ MORE
Areas of expertise and specialization
Faculty Titles & Positions
- Professor UC Davis School of Medicine 2000 - 2018
- Director Pediatric CF Center UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento 2013 - 2018
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