Dr. Virendra Goankar


General Pediatrics and Neonatology


MBBS, MD ( Pediatrics), DCH ( CPS Bom)


33 years

Past Experience  in years

  • 1989 completed MD In Pediatrics from Mumbai university
  • Jr Resident and Sr Resident for total 6 years in GMC
  • Started private practice in Goa
  • Currently Consultant Pediatrician at Criticare Childrens Hospital
  • Currently Consultant Pediatrician at Healthway Hospital

Awards recogniation

  • Started the first, level III Neonatal care in Goa\
  • Instrumental in bringing down the infant mortality rate (IMR)in Goa. As a result Goa  has the lowest IMR in India.
  • Director of 3 other major hospitals in Goa
  • Criticare Panjim Campal hospital, Panjim Royal hospital, Margao


  • Govt Health Advisory Committee for Govt of Goa
  • Member Goa state Aids control society
  • Member Goa Medical Council
  • Member Organ Transplant authorisation committee
  • Member core committee for planning seven review of infant mortality rate
  • National trainer for Neonatal resuscitation program( NRP), Navjat Shishu Suraksh, Karyakram( NSSK)
  • Trustee Dnyan Prabhodini Mandal Shree Mallikarjun college of arts and commerce, Canacona