Surgeries done in the Paediatric age groups are highly specialized as they involve correction of defects that a child is born with in an effort to restore normal anatomical & physiological functions. It is best accomplished by trained Paediatric Surgeons, Paediatric Anaesthetist and Support staffs in imparting special care and attention. Surgeries at Mar Sleeva Medicity Palai are carried out by our Paediatric surgeons along with other surgeons who specialize in Paediatric cases such as Orthopaedics, ENT, Urology, Oral, Ophthalmological and General Surgeries.
The Department of Paediatric Surgery is primarily involved with:
• General Paediatric Surgery
• Neonatal and Paediatric Gastroenterology Surgery
• Neonatal and Paediatric Urology
• Neonatal and Paediatric Thoracic Surgery
• Neonatal and Paediatric Laparoscopy/Endoscopy
• Paediatric Trauma Surgery
• Spinal Dysraphism
• Cleft Lip and Palate Surgeries
• Paediatric and Neonatal Critical Care
The Department also treats Congenital Hernias, Hydroceles, Pyloric Stenosis, Intussusceptions, Urological Problems, Congenital Anomalies and Tumors of the Head, Neck, Chest, Abdomen and Pelvis. They function in coordination with the Departments of Paediatrics and Neonatology in an effort to provide comprehensive medical care to the surgical neonate, infant and child. In addition to General Surgeries, our Paediatric Surgeon is also trained in Paediatric Laparoscopic Surgeries for children with various conditions such as an Un-descended testis or Appendicitis.