Our Paediatric Surgery & Paediatric Urology Unit at Yashoda Hospital is specialised unit that offers high-standard of care for the unique medical needs of each patient. Our team of well-acclaimed doctors and are expert in treating various Urological, Gastrointestinal and Thoracic Congenital anomalies and complex reconstruction surgeries.
Our Paediatric Surgeons are expert in performing Urological and Paediatric Surgical procedures. They work in complete coordination with other specialities like Neonatology, Paediatric Intensive Care, Paediatric Nephrology, Paediatric Oncology, Paediatric Gastroenterology, and Paediatric Cardiology to provide comprehensive surgical care.
We provide the following services:
Children paediatric urological disorders that are present in children from birth are very different from that of adult urological problems and hence, this needs to be treated separately. Paediatric Urology is a sub-speciality of surgery which deals with paediatric urological disorders such as disorders related to Genitourinary System in children, such as the ureters, kidneys, bladder, sexual and reproductive organs.
Our paediatric urology unit aim to offer treatment for a broad range of urologic problems affecting children, including obstructions in the urinary tract, vesicoureteral reflux, hypospadias, undescended testes, incontinence, genital abnormalities, and tumours of the bladder, kidney, vagina, and testes in children.
Our team of experienced surgeons takes utter precautions and great consideration for performing Laparoscopic and Endoscopic urological surgeries on a small child.
Our team works with high precision and care, collaborating with our obstetrician and paediatric nephrologists to ensure that your child gets the possible care.
A minimally invasive surgery performed in children using a thin, optical instrument known as Laparoscope, by making Band-Aid-size incisions. Laparoscopy has replaced the traditional open surgery and has demonstrated to be effective, safer, technically feasible, and well tolerated in infants, young children, and teenagers.
Laparoscopic surgeries we offer:
Premature and critically ill newborns with congenital problems and requires surgical correction are treated in this unit which is a branch of Paediatric Surgery. We treat a wide range of conditions with accuracy.
Our unit has been providing world-class intensive family-centred care by involving a multidisciplinary neonatal surgical team including surgeons, occupational and physical therapists, intensive care physicians, respiratory therapists, exceptionally skilled nurses and other surgical specialists who constantly work together with families to provide the best possible outcomes.
Our paediatric surgeon examines and evaluates the baby’s condition through prenatal screening. Our doctors will consult with you and advice the way forward. With latest advanced intensive care unit, we strive to treat most complex conditions in newborns.
We perform the following newborn surgeries:
The nervous system is a complex, delicate system that controls and coordinates body activities. A CNS tumor occurs when healthy cells within the brain or the spinal cord advance and grow out of control, setting up a mass. A CNS tumor can be either cancerous or harmless. A cancerous tumor is malignant, meaning it can expand and extend to other parts of the body.
A CNS tumor is especially problematic because a person’s judgment making approach and movements may be affected. And, the tissues surrounding the tumor are generally integral to the body’s functioning. The treatment of a CNS tumor in children and young kids may be specifically challenging because a child’s brain is still developing. Doctors regard all these elements in devising the best treatment plan for each child with a CNS tumor.
Some of the medical conditions we treat are:
There are a number of structural, malignant, intrinsic errors of metabolism and autoimmune diseases of the liver amongst children. These ailments are very distinct from the liver disease observed among adults. The Department of Paeditaric Suregry and Paeditaric Urology deals with malignant carcinomas originating from the liver, biliary tract encompassing the gallbladder, and pancreas.
We provide surgeries for the following:
In general, pediatric thoracic surgery involves medical conditions or injuries to the area of the body between the neck and the abdomen. Specific procedures consist of removal of a lung growth or tumor, or elimination of an abnormality that has been displayed since birth but which could become infected, for instance, congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation or a pulmonary sequestration. Pediatric general and thoracic specialists also conduct surgery on the esophagus, for conditions such as tracheo-esophageal fistulas, which is with respect to a communication issue between the trachea and the esophagus.
Some of the procedure we offer are:
At Yashoda Hospital, we also provide diagnosis and treatment of cancer in children in our paediatric oncology unit. Our paediatric surgical oncology team design a comprehensive, long-term treatment plan to cure cancer and provide your children exposure to the widest possible range of clinical trials, potential therapies that would enable successful outcomes for our paediatric cancer patients.
We provide surgeries for the following tumours:
When an outpatient operation/procedure is conducted on the same day with the release of the patient, it is called a day care surgery. To make the patient comfortable, mobile and for faster recovery, our surgeons take the help of many modern surgical techniques such as laparoscopy and anaesthetic technological developments
We provide a broad range of daycare surgery:
Urodynamics tests help in analysing your child’s bladder, providing detailed information about the functioning of the bladder, and also gives information about the muscles strength between the legs. If your child have trouble staying dry or other problems while peeing, having a urinary tract infection (UTI), or having structural problems with their urinary system, then the doctor may perform some urodynamics procedure.
We understand that children need special care to meet their unique needs and hence, our paediatric radiologists, paediatric anaesthesiologists, paediatric radiologic technologists, and paediatric nurses work together to make your little ones comfortable by providing excellent medical care.
Our paediatric unit offers following low-radiation techniques for children such as:
Our highly trained paediatric anaesthesia experts understand the needs to provide safe environment for your children. We provide highest standard of services to children undergoing surgical, diagnostic, and therapeutic procedures. From a newborn period through the teenage years, we offer personalised care to our patients.
Some children are born with congenital abnormalities, affecting their looks, way of development and functioning for a particular time or in some cases for the rest of their lives. To help families deal with these medical conditions we offer antenatal counselling for congenital anomaly tests to help the family with a right prognosis, and several treatment options available for their child.