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Paediatrics

Paediatrics

We at RIMS provide paediatric services including newborn and paediatric intensive care, paediatric quaternary care and paediatric multi-speciality services in this leading multi-specialty paediatric hospital in Chennai

Our belief strongly lies in the ability to recruit and retain high calibre medical experts who have been integral to the success of our hospitals. This ensures that most of our core specialists are available 24/7 at our hospital which is particularly important to provide services in case of children’s emergency, paediatric and neonatal intensive care services.

Department of Paediatrics 

The Paediatrics department in our paediatric hospital in Chennai deals with the medical care for infants and children starting from acute and chronically diseases to ensure that there is optimal growth and development with our curative, comprehensive and preventive care. 

We also have the best secondary and tertiary level nursery care for new-borns. The paediatricians here are compassionate in screening paediatric diseases, besides providing initial counselling and immunization. 

Aim of paediatrics

The main aim of this paediatric hospital in Chennai is to control the spread of infectious disease, reduce infant and child rate of deaths, and promote active and healthy lifestyles and help ease the issues of children and adolescents who are prone with chronic conditions.

Our Paediatricians at RIMS diagnose and treat several conditions among children such as

  • injuries
  • infections
  • cancers
  • organ diseases and dysfunctions
  • genetic and congenital conditions

This paediatric hospital in Chennai is not only concerned about immediate management of the ill child but also bring long-term effects on quality of life, disability or survival by aiding in early detection, prevention, and management of problems including: –

  • behavioral problems
  • developmental delays or disorders
  • functional disabilities
  • social stresses
  • mental disorders including anxiety disorders and depression

Subspecialities in paediatrics 

We are divided into various departments of paediatrics for providing excellence and specialized care:

  • Paediatrics 

We provide specialized and comprehensive medical care to infants, children and adolescents below 18 years of age. The services include child care including growth and development assessment, immunization services, dietary advice and treating common paediatric ailments such as cough, fever, cold, wheezing, etc. 

This paediatric hospital in Chennai is equipped with advanced technology to provide appropriate treatment for chronic conditions like childhood fits, behavioural issues and other school related problems in a child friendly ambience.

  • Neonatal medicine

In this best paediatric hospital in Chennai, we provide specialized treatments for the tiniest babies and their families specially to handle ill new-borns, and premature infants.

  • Paediatric and Neonatal Surgery

The department of Paediatric and Neonatal Surgery in RIMS hospital, children are provided sophisticated treatment from birth to adolescence who may require surgery with our talented doctors to handle paediatric and neonatal surgery.

  • Paediatric cardiology

The children who approach this paediatric hospital in Chennai for heart ailments such as heart murmur, acquired heart disease, congenital heart disease, and abnormalities of heart rhythm are assessed and treated with counselling & reassurance, proper medications, open-heart surgery or key-hole procedure as required. 

The service is backed by an excellent interventional cardiac catheter laboratory, cardiothoracic Intensive care area and echocardiography laboratory. 

  • Paediatric Endocrinology

Paediatric endocrinologists deal with patients from infancy to late adolescence and young adulthood who have growth disorders, childhood obesity and diabetes. Education for patients along with their families regarding illness and medication is provided. 

  • Paediatric Neurology

The Department of Paediatric Neurology in this paediatric hospital in Chennai aims to provide comprehensive assessment, diagnosis and to treat children with neurological and complex neuro developmental disorders with an array of other allied health professionals such as physiotherapists, speech & language therapists, occupational therapists, orthotists, and clinical psychologists.

  • Hemato-Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplantation

We have a team of exclusive paediatric specialist doctors to handle the infants and children from simple anaemia to complex solid organ or haematological malignancies. The bone marrow transplant unit in this paediatric hospital in Chennai has been constructed adopting the highest standards. 

  • Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Transplantation

This department at RIMS hospital provides a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to diagnose and treat the gastrointestinal, pancreatic, liver, and nutritional disorders using the state-of-the-art end endoscopy suite aided by multiple paediatric specialists that include anaesthesiologists, surgeons, intensive care specialists and the other specialists to care the young patients.

  • Paediatric Orthopaedics and ICU

Paediatric Orthopaedics delivers high quality paediatric orthopaedic care and has a specialized intensive care unit for treating complex problems. This unit is specialised in treating paediatric trauma, cerebral palsy, growth modulation, fracture related complications and acquired and congenital limb deformities.

  • Metabolic Disorders Clinic

We have a specialist clinic for handling children with metabolic disorders which could affect their brain, liver, kidney, etc besides other metabolic disorders such as glycogen storage disorders, tyrosinemia, maple syrup urine diseases etc. using the correct diagnosis, appropriate drug and dietary interventions.

 

 

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