Paediatrics to gynae, where are the surgeons, physicians?

India doctors, doctors india, NHC report, National Health commission report, medical india, india medical, India News, Nation News There are no consolidated registries of specialists available. (Source: Reuters photo)

India is facing a debilitating shortage of health specialists, including in basic disciplines such as surgery, gynaecology and paediatrics, statistics compiled by the National Health Mission show.

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