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Paediatric surgery services encompass the surgical care of newborns, infants, children and adolescents to the age of 18 years.

 

Our Paediatric surgeon approaches in a caring, child-centred manner, taking into consideration the best, and least invasive treatment for the child, as well as the wishes of the parents; in a child friendly environment with a team of paediatrically trained doctors and nursing staff.

Services Offered

  • Antenatal counselling of unborn babies who have had a congenital abnormality diagnosed, including prognosis, appropriate time of delivery, appropriate method of delivery, appropriate place of delivery as well as care and surgery after birth.
  • Surgeries to repair congenital abnormalities (birth defects) in babies such as atresia, congenital diaphragmatic hernias, anorectal malformations and many more.
  • Surgeries for premature babies with intestinal infections
  • Any general surgical procedures occurring in children such as appendicitis, gallbladder surgeries, hernia repairs, repairs of undescended testicles and intussusception.
  • Surgeries for cancers in children.
  • Laparoscopic surgeries in children.
  • Endoscopic procedures in children, such as gastroscopies
  • Emergency surgeries for acutely ill children.
  • Trauma surgery in children.
  • Management of surgical conditions such as constipation and reflux