Asian Centre for Mother and Child aims at providing competent, compassionate and comprehensive care for:
Paediatrics and Neonatology
Asian Institute of Medical Sciences takes the pride to be one of the Best child care hospitals in the region which is dedicated to being a one-stop destination for comprehensive child care since birth to 16 years of age. Since the inception of this paediatric department, our team of well-experienced paediatrician and neonatologists has supervised and attended thousands of babies in outpatient and admitted in various wards of our hospital. As a team, our endeavour is to provide complete, personalized and the best care to every baby visiting our hospital.
Scope of Services
The department of paediatrics and neonatology includes the division of neonatology, general paediatrics, adolescent medicine, immunization, paediatric surgery and paediatric dental surgery (paedodontics). General paediatric wards, private and semi-private rooms are baby-friendly and have the ambience that reduces their anxiety and makes them feel at home. The entire department is completely child-friendly with separate play area. Our neonatologists handle the low birth weight, extremely premature and sick babies. The specially trained paramedical staff takes care of the emotional and psychological aspects of sick babies equally well to ensure a speedy recovery.
The Paediatrician work as a team with our other super specialists in the field of:
- Paediatric Surgery
- Child Psychology
We have a state-of-the-art NICU and a PICU to take care of critically ill newborn babies and children respectively.
NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit):
Provides critical tertiary care to the neonates (newborn babies-1 month of age.)
18-bedded state-of-the-art “Tertiary Care NICU” with advanced equipment caters to all high-risk babies with special needs including premature babies and newborn babies with complications. This unit also provides pre and postoperative management of neonatal surgical cases, delayed cry during birth, ventilator need etc. To ease the stress and anxiety of parents of such babies, we encourage them to actively participate in the day-to-day care of their baby. Our NICU has treated many babies and prides itself as a unit with one of the lowest infection and highest survival rate in the Delhi NCR region.
PICU (Paediatric Intensive Care Unit)
Provides critical tertiary care beyond the neonatal period (1 month-18 years of age.)
At the Asian Institute of Medical Sciences, we have a dedicated 6-bedded PICU located within the premise of the Asian Centre for Mother and Child to provide state-of-the-art evidence-based intensive care to critically ill infants and children. Equipped with staff trained in critical care and the latest gadgetry including ventilators and monitors, our PICU provides the best of care to all critically ill and post-surgical children.
- High end, state-of-the-art ventilators including high-frequency ventilator within NICU
- Multifunctional monitors
- Double Surface Phototherapy
- Total Parental Nutrition (TPN) including Laminar Flow Facility within NICU for its preparation
- Facility for Exchange Transfusion
- Successfully operated and removed a brain tumour from an 8-months old baby.
- The successful kidney transplant was done on a 3-year old child.
- Strict asepsis practices in the NICU ensuring virtually zero sepsis rate for the last 2 years.
- Adherence to “Evidence-Based Practice” that leads to a minimum and judicious use of drugs especially Antibiotics.
- Application of minimally invasive surgery in children especially pediatric laparoscopic surgery.