Paediatrics & Neonatology

Neonates with congenital problems and complications that arise soon after birth. The 14 bed NICU is well equipped with ventilators and Phototherapy units to support even the most extemely preterm babies. The unit is a well established level three referral center the activities of which are carried out by a team of dedicated doctors and staff. 


The department provides

  • Care for sick newborns, including ventilation phototherapy for Neonatal Jaundice
  • Evaluation and management of very sick children
  • Neurosonography in premature babies and high risk situations
  • Screening for eye disease of premature
  • Hearing Screen
  • Neonatal follow up and immunizations
  • Exchange transfusion in needy situations

Routine procedures in this department include

  • Intravenous Access
  • Neonatal Ventilation
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Exchange Transfusion in New Born
  • Attending all high risk pregnancy delivery babies

Our major sugeries/ procedures include

  • Neonatal Resuscitation
  • Laparoscopic Appendicetomy
  • Laparoscopic Chole cystectomy
  • Laparoscopic Orcheopery
  • Cleft Lip Correction
  • Palette Repair

We provide excellent treatment for

  • Congential Diapherignotic Hernia
  • Ano natal Malformations
  • Hirschspring disease
  • Childhood Tumors
  • Trachea Oesophageal FistulaVentillatory Care

The deparment uses hi-tech equipment such as

  • Radiant Warmer
  • Infusion Pump
  • Pulse Oximeter

We have exclusive Neonatal ICU, Intermediate ICU and Paediatric ICU 


This expertise is available in our following centres

Ernakulam

Tel    :  0484-2382111, 2382112, 2382113, 2382114, 2362428, 2362465, 2362495

Fax   :   0484 2374067

Aluva

Tel   :  0484- 2631481,2631482,2631483,2631484,2631485 , 2631483

Fax   : 2623721