Paediatrics department of Rockland Hospital takes care of both preventive and curative aspects of children’s health. Paediatric Laparoscopic Surgery is the highlight of this division that involves management of all birth defects and genetic diseases in children.
The department also has a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit where sick newborns are taken care of. This unit is fully equipped with Radiantwarmer, Incubator, latest Ventilatory Supports, Non-Invasive Monitoring and Phototherapy Units. Conditions like Hyper Bilirubinemia, Asphyxia, Pre Maturity and Extreme Pre Maturity, Respiratory DistressSyndromes, Metabolic Dysfunctions, Multi-organ Failures are astutely managed. Paediatirc Intensive Care Unit offers the latest international standard care for conditions like Acute and Chronic Renal Failures, Shock and Meningitis amongst others.
Preventive Care is the preferred mode of healthcare especially in children. “Well Baby Care” is a part of the department’s out-patient services. Anthroprometry, Nutritional Advise and Immunizations are a routine part of the out-patient care. Newer & combination vaccines utilized are the ‘Hib, Meningococcal, Hepatitis B & A, Pneumococcal, Influenza vaccines etc. Prenatal services and counselling are also offered. This comprehensive multi-disciplinary department has divisions of Intensive Care, Neonatology, Gastroenterology, Nephrology, Hematoncology, Well Baby Immunization Clinics amongst others.
Dr. Vandana Kent is involved in managing the Neonatal Unit. Dr. Rajeev Seth besides his clinical practice is actively involved in looking after health of street children & slum developers.. Dr. Sarat Gopalan is a Paediatric Gastroenterologist who is also involved in child nutrition. The patients can also benefit from the vast clinical knowledge of Dr. Indira Mathur & Dr. M. P. Minocha.
|Team Strengths||Procedures & Clinics Availeble|
Dr. Vandana Kent
M.B.B.S., D.C.H., M.D.
Dr. Rajeev Seth
M.B.B.S., M.D., D.N.B.E., D.A.B.P., F.A.A.P.
Dr. Sidharth Gogia
M.B.B.S., M.D., fellowship in Paediatric
Dr. Ashish Gupta
Paediatric Nephrology, Dialysis (PD, CAPD, HD, CVVH), Biopsies
Paediatric Gastroenterology & Endoscopy Neonatology & NICU
Paediatric Intensive Care
Paediatric Hemat - Oncology
Immunisation / Well Baby Clinic School Health Programmes
Nephrotic & Enuresis / Asthma Clinic