A pediatrician plays an important role in the health and wellness of children which includes physical behavior and mental health issues.
One of the most significant contributions of a pediatrician is to reduce the rate of infants and children death. Pediatricians not only provide medical care for children who are acutely or chronically ill but also provide preventive health services for healthy children from birth to adolescence. So, you should be very careful in choosing the right pediatrician for your child.
Why does a child need pediatric care?
A pediatrician is a well-trained doctor, who specializes in providing the best treatment for childhood illnesses - from minor health problems to serious diseases. As the child grows, the health issues differ with every age. In order to keep your kid healthy and protect them from diseases, proper vaccinations should be given to your child at the right age. A pediatrician will have a good understanding of the child health issues and give the best solution possible.
At Triton Hospital, the pediatric unit is a cohesive group which comprises of neonatal and pediatric intensivists, Dr.Anuj Gupta, Dr.Deepali Gupta, Dr. Deepak Sikriwal and Dr. Sunny Agrawal with an extensive experience across child health care and neonatal and pediatric intensive care having been trained from prestigious institutes like Maulana Azad Medical College (Delhi), Advanced Pediatric Centre (APC), PGI Chandigarh and AIIMS, New Delhi. Setting up of a Tertiary level NICU under the title of NAPI(Neonatal and pediatric intensive) CARE GROUP in 2012 was a stepping stone towards their expansion to setting up a complete neonatal and pediatric unit comprising of the NICU, PICU, pediatric wards and dedicated neonatal and pediatric surgeries OT at Triton Hospital. Since then the unit has not only been managing the inborn babies but has also been involved in successfully transporting in and managing sick babies requiring level 3 NICU care from various other hospitals in and outside NCR.
Triton Hospital’s Level 3 neonatal intensive care unit is a 12 bedded unit which has the most advanced life-support and monitoring equipments available for managing extremely premature and extremely low birth weight babies with facilities for CPAP, ventilation, High frequency ventilation and various procedures like exchange transfusion, intercostals tube drainage for pneumonic thorax, PICC lines etc. We also have a dedicated team of neonatal and pediatric surgeons who have been successfully operating babies with various surgical ailments like congenital diaphragmatic hernia, trachea esophageal fistula congenital gut anomalies etc. There is also a provision for a 4 bedded pediatric ICU for managing medical and post operative pediatric surgical patients.