Dr Maina Kava is a Paediatrician and Paediatric Neurologist at PaedsWest in Mt Lawley, Perth, Western Australia.
PaedsWest provide priority EEGs in school hours, after school and evenings with a doctor's referral. EEG reports are sent to the referring doctor and families do not need to return to see the neurologist. EEG referrals can be done through the request form on the website.
Maina graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine ,Bachelor of Surgery degree from Grant Medical College, University of Mumbai with several distinctions and a gold medal. She completed her M.D (Paediatrics) and Paediatric fellowship exams with gold medal from the esteemed Seth GS Medical college and King Edward Memorial Hospital affiliated to Mumbai University
Maina did further training in Paediatrics after moving to Australia.She completed her advanced training in Paediatric Neurology from Princess Margaret Hospital in Western Australia and from the Hospital for Sick Children(SickKids) in Toronto .At SickKids she trained in paediatric neuromuscular and neurometabolic diseases.
Maina works as a paediatric neurologist and paediatrician (metabolic division) at Perth Children’s Hospital.She is an Associate Professor with the University of Western Australia Medical School.Maina is an active member of the Australia and New Zealand Child Neurology Society (ANZCNS).
Maina sees children with neuromuscular conditions, seizures, epilepsy, developmental delay, headaches , ADHD, tics and various other neurological conditions.