PICU

We have an 8 bedded world class Paediatric Intensive Care Unit. The outcomes of this unit is comparable to any International standards. It has all the facilities to manage any sick children with the support of various subspecialities. It is headed by Internationally trained Paediatric Intensivist, who is supported by well trained team of doctors and nurses.

PICU is manned by trained doctors and nurses who are present 24 hrs a day.

In PICU, we look after children from 1 month till the age of 16 yrs. We look after children with varied and different needs like respiratory, cardiovascular, trauma, sepsis, neurological emergencies, postoperative care etc.

Those children who need close monitoring for various reasons and can’t be cared for in the ward are also admitted in PICU. We provide both invasive ventilation through a ventilator and non invasive ventilation through face mask or nasal cannula.

In PICU, we also provide multiple procedures like bone marrow aspiration, Lumbar puncture, biopsies, bronchoscopy and endoscopy.

We also provide sedation for day care procedures like MRI, EEG, CT scan, Invasive chemotherapy etc.

Following patients are taken care of in PICU.

  1. Management of any sick children
  2. Ventilated patients
  3. Severe Dengue
  4. Dengue Shock syndrome
  5. Severe Sepsis
  6. Septic Shock
  7. Management of post-operative neurological and any surgical patient
  8. Management of severe traumatic patient as part of multidisciplinary care
  9. Severe Asthma
  10. Meningitis
  11. Pneumonia with breathing difficulty
  12. Babies with wheeze and breathing difficulty
  13. For observation after a procedure
  14. Epilepsy and seizures
  15. Heart conditions



Our Team

Dr Ashutosh Sinha

Associate Director, PICU, Allergy and Asthma

Dr Devender Chonker

Consultant, PICU

In addition we have 5 Attending / Associate Consultants who are present on the unit all the time.

Paediatric Liver

The Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Jaypee Hospital is dedicated to providing the highest quality medical care and state-of-the-art techniques in the evaluation and treatment of gastrointestinal, liver and nutritional disorders.

Our highly trained expert pediatric gastroenterologists and hepatologists work together with nurses and dietitians to help children with a variety of gastrointestinal symptoms including


  • Chronic abdominal pain
  • Reflux
  • Constipation
  • Vomiting and nausea.

We are routinely doing diagnostic and therapeutic upper GI endoscopies and colonoscopies for various conditions like foreign body removal, upper GI bleeding, lower GI bleeding, duodenal colonic and gastric biopsies. We also treat specialty conditions, including


  • Inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis),
  • Biliary atresia
  • Hepatitis
  • Celiac disease
  • Eosinophilic gastrointestinal conditions
  • Short bowel syndrome

Our department is actively taking care of pediatric liver diseases like


  • Acute Hepatitis
  • Chronic liver disease
  • Metabolic liver diseases
  • Autoimmune hepatitis

  • pediatric liver transplants. At our centre we are offering living-related-donor liver transplants. We’ve performed liver transplant on children as young as 4 months old. Our pediatric liver transplant team has performed transplants for nearly every indication, including acute and chronic conditions.

    Our Specialist
    Dr. Vikram Kumar
    Senior Consultant, Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Pediatric Liver Transplant

Neonatology

Paediatric Pulmonology(Allergy and Asthma)

Allergy Services
Allergic diseases and allergic conditions including skin and food allergies are on the rise in India. There are hardly many trained and qualified clinicians who have the skills and expertise to manage these conditions. Allergic conditions can severely affect quality of life of adults as well as children. If the symptoms are not taken care of properly, these symptoms can progress to breathing difficulties and asthma. In fact 70% of asthma in children is triggered by one or other allergens. In Allergy clinic we provide complete diagnostic and therapeutic services for all kinds of allergic conditions.

Conditions and Treatment

We offer specialist inputs for various allergic conditions

  • Anaphylaxis
  • Immediate reaction to food
  • Insect sting and venom allergy
  • Immediate reaction to drugs
  • Allergic reaction with no clear cause
  • Latex allergy
  • Dermatological Conditions
  • Drug allergy urticaria (hives)/angioedema-eliminate allergy as a cause
  • Allergic rhinitis-seasonal and perennial-consideration of desensitization to allergens for allergic rhinitis

Following specialist allergy interventions are offered by Internationally trained and qualified allergy specialist

  • Skin prick testing for immediate hypersensitivity to specific allergens such as inhalants, food, venom, latex, as well as skin prick test with fresh foods
  • Blood testing for specific allergens
  • Lung function testing
  • Drug allergy skin prick and intradermal testing
  • Challenge testing for both drugs and food allergies

Treatments we offer in Allergy clinic include

  • Allergy avoidance
  • Medication advice
  • Anaphylaxis self management plan
  • Omalizumab for severe atopic Asthma
  • Immunotherapy

Paediatric Pulmonology and Asthma

Our paediatric allergy and respiratory medicine service provides a comprehensive service for all kinds of respiratory conditions including asthma, tuberculosis, difficult pneumonias. It provides a thorough assessment in children with full spectrum of respiratory conditions including:

  • Any chest problem
  • Childhood airway disease
  • Any lung disease
  • Sleep related problems

Our Specialist
Dr Ashutosh Sinha
Associate Director, PICU, Allergy and Asthma

Paediatric Cardiac Surgery

This division performs surgeries related to children and new-born with congenital heart defects. Paediatric cardiac surgery is quite complex and at Jaypee Hospital the surgeons, cardiologists and anesthesiologists that conduct these surgeries are super-specialists and their support staff is well-trained.

Our little patients require the most meticulous care and we ensure that comprehensive treatment along with personal care is provided to children suffering with any kind of heart defects. Commonly surgeries are performed for closure of holes in the heart, valve repair etc. Innovative tech and knowledge helps us in the accurate diagnosis and post surgery rehab.

Paediatric Cardiology

Our super-specialty division of Paediatric Cardiology has full time dedicated and exclusive team of Paediatric Cardiologists who come with an exhaustive experience in the domain and deliver focused care to a child with cardiac problems. The team is adept in all form of cardiological diagnosis and interventions to benefit children with cardiac disorders.

The centre also has a facility for prenatal detection of congenital heart defects and is equipped to such cases. We offer services to perform complex range of paediatric interventions that include various congenital heart defects for various age groups of children including the newborns. Innovative technology, treatment at the hands of experts and the personalized care by the support staff gives the patients and their families the assurance of best patient care for Indians and Foreign Nationals.

We have an 8 bedded world class Paediatric Intensive Care Unit. The outcomes of this unit is comparable to any International standards. It has all the facilities to manage any sick children with the support of various subspecialities. It is headed by Internationally trained Paediatric Intensivist, who is supported by well trained team of doctors and nurses.

PICU is manned by trained doctors and nurses who are present 24 hrs a day.

In PICU, we look after children from 1 month till the age of 16 yrs. We look after children with varied and different needs like respiratory, cardiovascular, trauma, sepsis, neurological emergencies, postoperative care etc.

Those children who need close monitoring for various reasons and can’t be cared for in the ward are also admitted in PICU. We provide both invasive ventilation through a ventilator and non invasive ventilation through face mask or nasal cannula.

In PICU, we also provide multiple procedures like bone marrow aspiration, Lumbar puncture, biopsies, bronchoscopy and endoscopy.

We also provide sedation for day care procedures like MRI, EEG, CT scan, Invasive chemotherapy etc.

Following patients are taken care of in PICU.

  1. Management of any sick children
  2. Ventilated patients
  3. Severe Dengue
  4. Dengue Shock syndrome
  5. Severe Sepsis
  6. Septic Shock
  7. Management of post-operative neurological and any surgical patient
  8. Management of severe traumatic patient as part of multidisciplinary care
  9. Severe Asthma
  10. Meningitis
  11. Pneumonia with breathing difficulty
  12. Babies with wheeze and breathing difficulty
  13. For observation after a procedure
  14. Epilepsy and seizures
  15. Heart conditions

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