Paediatrics | Jaslok Hospital
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About the Department
Facilities & Services
Our Specialists
- About the Department
We know kids. We know how they develop and how to help them recover. We are trained in management of various diseases, critical illnesses, developmental or birth disorders and traumatic injury. Our team of paediatric specialists offers complete care for your child under one roof. Our expertise makes us a popular referral centre for Western India. Our staff includes:

o Board-certified physicians
o Resident doctors (either postgraduates in paediatrics or paediatricians in training)
o Trained paediatric nurses and dieticians
o Paediatric neuropsychologists and behavioural psychologists
o Physical, occupational and respiratory therapists
o Speech-language therapists
o Child educators
o Social workers

The hospital also boasts of excellent microbiology, haematology, biochemistry and histopathology laboratories along with radiology, interventional radiology and nuclear medicine backup facilities, which further aid in the diagnosis and management of diseases.

One of the first paediatric ICU in Mumbai, our intensive care unit is well equipped with state-of-the-art ventilators and multipara monitors to deal with critically ill children. Our staff in paediatric intensive care unit (PICU) is skilled in managing critical events and performing various procedures required for treating critical cases. They are dedicated to round-the-clock monitoring of patients. They are aware of the stress suffered by the parents and relatives of admitted patients and offer extensive support to help them cope up with difficult situations. We also provide access to interpreters, medical social workers and clinical psychologists to those in need of such services.

For Patients

We are dedicated to providing treatment to all sections of the society. Admission under different classes allows the weaker indigent sections of our society to avail world-class treatment at very subsidised rates. As a part of our social responsibility, we also provide free consultation for children from the National Institute For The Blind, as well as children from orphanages such as ‘Bal Asha’.

Which Specialty Does Jaslok Cater to?

We offer treatment for various disorders in pediatric population from premature neonates up to 18 years of age. We are equipped to provide specialised care for specific disorders involving paediatric nephrology (kidney disorders), paediatric neurology (brain disorders), paediatric rheumatology (musculoskeletal and autoimmune disorders), paediatric endocrinology (hormonal disorders), paediatric hepatology (liver disorders), paediatric surgery and paediatric intensive care (critical illness). We also maintain a Kawasaki disease registry for Mumbai city and run a special Cystic Fibrosis clinic. We have a special lactation counselling clinic to help expectant and new mothers discuss the correct technique of breastfeeding and to address feeding issues, if any.

Functions of the Department

Our services include the following:

o Outpatient general paediatric consultations
o Subspecialty OPD consultations
o Vaccination
o Inpatient admissions for children in need of supervised care and monitoring

We also have round-the-clock emergency services equipped to deal with an acutely ill child or a child with trauma. Our excellent paediatric and neonatal intensive care services are equipped to deal with critically ill children, high risk neonates from the IVF department, post-operative children and extremely premature newborns with a variety of medical and surgical conditions. We have a Diplomate of National Board (DNB) training program for postgraduate students with good academic teaching, which also helps in patient diagnosis and treatment.

Why Should You Come to Jaslok

Jaslok hospital is a multidisciplinary hospital with a paediatric department dedicated to providing world-class paediatric care. In addition to state-of-the-art equipment and laboratories, we have consultants with excellent medical acumen and experience, who strive to promote your child’s healing with every ounce of energy and medical expertise. We offer hope during medically trying times and provide the much-needed support, education and counselling to the parents.

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