Specialty Clinics Detail

Paediatric Liver Clinic

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Established in 2010, the Paediatric Liver Clinic at Jaslok Hospital is a specialised centre that provides comprehensive care to children with liver diseases. The clinic is staffed by a team of highly skilled paediatric hepatologists, nurses, nutritionists, and support staff who work together to provide exceptional care to patients.

The clinic offers a range of services to diagnose and treat liver conditions in children, including genetic, metabolic, congenital, biliary, parenchymal & vascular disorders. The team provides routine check-ups and medical care, including immunizations, and works closely with other departments within the hospital, such as transplant surgery and gastroenterology, to provide integrated care to patients.

Apart from medical management, the clinic also provides advanced procedures to treat liver conditions, including Liver Biopsy, DSA to liver vascular anatomy, ERCP & MRCP.

Jaslok Hospital is also a pioneer institute in treating cases of Budd-Chiari Syndrome (Hepatic Vein Thrombosis) using the TIPSS procedure. 

The Paediatric Liver Clinic features state-of-the-art infrastructure and technology to allow doctors to perform all these advanced procedures and make an accurate diagnosis. From having an on-site laboratory to perform specialised tests like coagulation studies to using advanced imaging techniques such as ultrasound, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and computed tomography (CT) scanners, the clinic provides all the tools for providing superlative quality treatment. 

The clinic follows a patient-centred approach. It works closely with each patient and their families to develop a personalised treatment plan that addresses their individual needs and goals. It also offers counselling and support services to help children and their families cope with the challenges of liver disease and the impact it may have on their daily lives. Nutritional counselling and support to help children maintain a healthy diet and manage the symptoms of their condition are also key services of the clinic.

In addition to these clinical services, the Paediatric Liver Clinic is also committed to advancing the field of paediatric hepatology through research and education. The clinic regularly participates in clinical trials and research studies to identify new treatments and improve patient outcomes. It also offers educational programs and training opportunities for healthcare professionals to enhance their knowledge and skills in the field of paediatric hepatology.

The clinic is designed with the unique needs of children and their families in mind, with a welcoming and child-friendly environment that promotes privacy and confidentiality. It is committed to providing a safe and supportive space for children to receive the care they need and feel comfortable discussing sensitive topics

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