:- We have daily OPD in OPD complex, room number 63
from 9 A.M. to 1.30 P.M. All children under 12 years of
age with surgical problems are examined and taken care
of. Minor surgical procedures are also done in OPD. Last
year 15501 patients were examined in OPD.
WARD :- We have a sanctioned bed strength of 40.
Our ward has a special section for postoperative patients
in which 6 beds are there and sick and postoperative patients
are monitored there. An ICU with 8 open air systems with
all the modern gadgetries attached to them including phototherapy
units is also in place, where neonates are taken care
of. Our team works in great comraderie with pediatric
medicine and when surgical babies require ventilatory
support, they are shifted to pediatric intensive care
unit or new born nursery.
:- All major pediatric surgical undertakings are performed
in OT-3, four days a week.Last year 455 elective major
operations were carried out.
calendar days in a year, round the clock emergency services
are provided in which children ranging from the age of
few hours up to 12 years are taken care of. Last year
426 emergency surgical procedure were performed.
neural tube defects and hydrocephalus are routinely operated
with good results.
lung resections like lobectomies and pneumonectomies are
routinely performed. Decortication for chronic empyema
is performed with good results. Esophageal replacement
surgery is also being done in our department.
reconstructive urological surgery is routinely performed.
Bladder augmentations, ureteric reimplants, pyeloplasties,
pyelolithotomies, nephrectomies are successfully performed
with good results. Long segment urethral strictures are
substituted with gut segments and all other types of urethroplasties
are performed for urethral strictures. Hypospadias surgery
has got exceptionally good success rates in our department.
Endourology whether diagnostic or therapeutic is routinely
performed. Procedures like check cystoscopies, valve fulgurations,
optical urethrotomies are done with good results.
choledochal cyst, hepatic tumors, hepatic cysts, pancreatitis.
Portal hypertension, duplication cysts. Abdominal tuberculosis,
GI Tumors are routinely dealt with successfully.
range from esophageal atresias, congenital diaphragmatic
hernias, neonatal tumors, anorectal malformations, gut
atresias, neonatal obstructions, perforations are all
types of emergency surgeries like trauma, peritonitis,
obstructions are commonly performed with good results.
bronchoscopy and esophagoscopy is also performed for FB
extractions and other diagnostic purposes.
is one of the fifteen premiere institutions recognized
by MCI where Mch in pediatric surgery is being coffered.
Every year one Mch resident is selected through an All
India Entrance Examination conducted by Delhi University.
Mch is a rigorous training for 3 years in which every
finer aspect of pediatric surgery is taught to the residents
by highly skilled consultants.