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A child's requirements are different from that of an adult - not only in terms of nutrition but also in terms of medical treatment. Sterling understands this and has set up a Pediatric surgery department as a subspecialty to handle surgeries of children. The hospital's team of expert pediatric surgeons undertakes critical surgeries while ensuring careful handling of the child.

Facilities

  • Fully-equipped department to carry out all types of pediatric endoscopies and laproscopies
  • Ventilatory support system
  • Expert anesthesiologists to handle all types of children-related surgical problems, including emergencies as well as planned surgeries
  • Back-up of pathology, radiology and critical care facilities
  • Expert team of pediatric cardiologists and pediatric anesthesiologists to provide care and services of the highest order

Services provided

  • Treatment of problems of the new born like absence of anal opening, food and windpipe disorder, spinal cord defects, etc
  • Handling of problems like hernia, hydrocele, phimosis, undescended testis
  • Treatment of complicated problems like intestinal obstruction, bleeding from GIT, Hirschprung’s disease, etc

Achievement

  • The department has undertaken disinfection and operation on a baby with weight of just 620 grams.