Paediatrics Medicine is the branch of medicine that deals with the medical care of infants, children, and adolescents, and the age limit usually ranges from birth up to 12 years of age. Our pediatrics doctors specializes in this area treating the child for diseases like
When should I call my pediatrician? How long should I wait before calling?
Call your pediatrician immediately for emergencies and urgent problems. Call your pediatrician within 24 hours for less urgent problems which may include persistent pain or discomfort, severe sore throat, eye inflammation or discharge, persistent vomiting, or unexplained limp.
How often should my child be seen for routine office visits for well care?
Following the initial post-hospital discharge visit at 48-72 hours after discharge, or sooner, depending on your baby’s specific circumstances or as prescribed by doctors.
Paediatric Orthopaedics is the study and treatment of growing bones, joints and muscles. Wockhardt Hospital’s Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon is dedicated to the care of musculoskeletal problems in children and adolescents. Our doctors use a developmental approach to ensure each child's optimal lifetime function.
Pediatric ophthalmology is a sub-speciality of ophthalmology concerned with eye diseases, visual development, and vision care in children. Wockhardt Hospital’s Pediatric ophthalmologists focus on the development of the visual system and the various diseases that disrupt visual development in children.
Wockhardt Hospital’s provides evaluation and management of children with diseases affecting their nervous system and muscles, epilepsy, and more. The service is provided for children with the following disorders.
Wockhardt Hospital’s paediatric doctor’s deals with a wide range of surgical procedures that is required in children and focuses on the unique physiology and anatomy of the young patient, including new-born surgery, correction and treatment of various congenital anomalies and care of the child with accidental trauma.
Paediatric gastroenterology developed as a sub-specialty of paediatrics and gastroenterology. It is concerned with treating the gastrointestinal tract, liver and pancreas of children from infancy until age eighteen.
Wockhardt Hospital’s paediatric cardiology department provides a complete spectrum of medical and surgical services and aims to provide care for children in a child-friendly environment. Treatment is provided for structural, functional, and rhythm-related problems of the heart and we have been successful in achieving high degree of achievement.