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

Neonatology

Paediatric Pulmonology(Allergy and Asthma)

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