This department aims to provide state of the art tertiary care in child and newborn specialties. With the help of NICU and pediatric HDU of world class standards, it provides specialised care for sick newborns including very premature and extremely low birth weight babies. The department is supported by highly experienced pediatric surgeon with experience in dealing with all kind of congenital malformations and pediatric surgical emergencies.
FACILITIES AVAILABLE IN NICU & PEDIATRIC HDU
Timing : 8AM - 9.30AM, 3.30PM - 5.30PM
Days : Monday - Saturday
Dr. Shabeer M. P, DCH, MD (Paed), DM (Neo) is one of the few qualified neonatologist in the state with a post doctoral (DM) degree in neonatology. Having being trained from CMC Vellore, a hospital with huge turnover of sick and high risk neonatal population, he is adept at providing comprehensive neonatal care (neonatal resuscitation , critical care including extremely preterms and post surgical neonatal care, neonatal transport, and follow up of high risk new borns). He also has hands on experience with all modalities of neonatal ventilation including High frequency ventilation and newer therapeutics like iNO. His areas of special interests include neonatal critical care, point of care sonography and functional echocardiography, neuro-developmentally supportive care.