Neonatology

VISION
We aim to provide highest standards of care for the newborn infants and support their families. We will strive to provide a holistic care for the vulnerable infants leading to intact survival

VALUES

  • Care with compassion and empathy
  • Evidence Based Practice: care based on latest available research evidence
  • Family Centered Care
  • Highest standards of hygiene

NEONATAL SERVICES

  • World class level III NICU care since 1996 at SUT hospital, Pattom
  • Our smallest baby weighed 500gm and was 25 weeks preterm. More than 6000 babies have been treated successfully
  • High standard of care: 1:1 nursing care with a resident Pediatrician 24X7 to attend all deliveries at the hospital. Senior Consultant available round the clock for expert care.
  • The Neonatal unit is equipped with all latest gadgets and equipments for neonatal care
  • Full spectrum of neonatal medical and surgical diseases treated


CONSULTANTS

  • Dr KRISTIN INDUMATHI (HEAD OF DEPARTMENT, SENIOR CONSULTANT)
  • Dr MRINAL S PILLAI (ASSOCIATE CONSULTANT)
  • DR ANJU J (ASSOCIATE CONSULTANT)

NEONATAL SERVICES

  • Antenatal counseling
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity screening
  • Hearing screening
  • USG cranium
  • Functional echocardiography
  • Lactation counseling
  • Kangaroo Mother Care
  • Neonatal surgery by Senior Pediatric Surgeons
  • Neonatal transport services available 24X7
  • Immunisation
  • Follow up Neurodevelopment and Early Stimulation Clinic

UNIT STRUCTURE

  • 12 bedded State of the art NICU
  • 8 Ventilator beds with air/ oxygen/ suction ports
  • Separate inborn and out born units
  • 2 isolation Cots
  • Luxurious Mother rooms
  • Consulting and Counseling room
  • Breastfeeding and Kangaroo mother care

UNIQUE FEATURES

  • 24 HRS on site presence of trained Neonatal Consultant
  • Conventional and High Frequency Ventilation
  • In house Blood gas machine
  • Ultrasound machine for Neonatal functional ECHO and Cranial ultrasound
  • Excellent transport facilities with Transport incubator and fully equipped Ambulance
  • Dedicated Neonatal Transport Consultant for transfers in ambulance throughout Kerala
  • Closed incubators for Extremely Premature infants