Gynecology and Paediatrics

Gynaecology

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology addresses the healthcare needs of women from their puberty and adolescence, through their pregnancy to menopause and beyond like menstruation, contraception, reproductive disorders and hormonal. Apart from efficient management of routine gynaecological services, the department has established various sub specialities namely Fetal Medicine, Gynaecology under the same roof, thus providing comprehensive care for related issues such as Infertility, Neonatal Care, Depression, Breast Cancer, etc. Well monitored state-of-the-art labour wards with birthing suites, 24 hours Epidural and Anaesthetic Services at par with western standards are available in the department.

Paediatrics

The Department of Paediatrics is a specialised field catering to medical needs of all children, from birth to adolescence. It is dedicated to the highest quality patient care and excellence in child healthcare. The department advocates the health of children through innovative medical care, training and academics; it comprises of 19 consultants with a good academic background and in-depth understanding of the specific needs of children. It provides state-of-art primary and speciality care for children. It offers excellent world class care and services for all children and translates emerging technologies into new clinical therapies Paediatrics runs specialty clinics in paediatric endocrinology, haematology, pulmonology, ENT, neurology, dermatology, orthopaedics, thalassaemia, allergy and immunology, oncology, cardiology, lactation consultation, developmental disability clinic, and high-risk newborn under renowned specialists in their respective fields. From specialised care for sick and premature babies to routine checkups, our doctors have the expertise and experience to help parents give their children the right start to a healthy life. intensive Care for paediatric department caters to illnesses and injuries, most of which are life-threatening. They need constant, close monitoring and support in terms of specialists, equipment and medication. Intensive Care at Manipal Hospital includes: • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) – The NICU is one of the largest in India, cares for newborn babies who are ill and require intensive monitoring; look after babies who are stabilised and no longer require intensive care but still require strict monitoring. It caters to high-risk neonates, extremely low birth weight babies and all kinds of neonatal surgical problems. • Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) – Paediatric emergency at Manipal hospital attends to emergency treatments such as coma, shock, cardiac arrest, airway obstruction, infections and seizures (like high BP, fits etc.)

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