Kaumarbhritya – Tantra (Balrog) is the part of Ashtang – Ayurveda which deals with children of age group 0 – 16 years. This science is not only covers the disease or treatment part only but all aspects of children like food, nutrition, feeding nurse, toys, etc.
The subject is included in Third year B.A.M.S. for 150 marks (90 marks for theory, 44 marks for Practical and 16 marks for internal exam ) with single paper containing Kaumarbhritya and modern Pediatrics.
The various activities carried out like Survanaprashan (Ayurvedic Immunisation) Sanskar in each month on pushya Nakshatra, also the Vaccination at every Month in association with NMC. We performance school health checkup & pediatric health awareness activities.
Fully working department include separate pediatric hospital unit at the centre of city . Mahatma phule & Rajiv Gandhi Arogya yojana gives facility to needy patients at pediatric unit. Pediatric surgeon & Pediatricians with super specialty are 24×7 in service at hospital.
5 PG. seats are available at Ashvin Rural Ayurved College Manchi Hill P.G. students give first preference for post graduation to Kaumarbhritya due to advance modern clinical practice as well as practical Ayurvedic studies.