HomeVirtual TourPatient GuideSitemapContact UsDownloads
Vision About Us Faculty Courses International Patients Health Packages Patient Experiences
Anatomy
Biochemistry
Physiology
Diagnostic Services
Biochemistry
Forensic Medicine
Microbiology
Pathology
Pharmacology
Radiology
Transfusion Medicine
SuperSpceialities
Anaesthesiology
Community Medicine
Dentistry
Dermatology
ENT
General Medicine

General Surgery

Obstetric & Gynecology

Ophthalmology
Orthopaedics
Paediatrics

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Psychiatry
Pulmonary Medicine
SuperSpceialities
Cardiology
Cardio Vascular Surgery
Endocrinology
Gastroenterology
Neonatology
Nephrology
Neuro Surgery
Neurological Sciences
Paediatric Surgery
Plastic &
Reconstructive Surgery
Urology
Additional Department
Medical Education
Biostatistics
Home > Specialities > Paediatrics
Department of Paediatrics
Babies
The Paediatric department of Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences is a child & baby friendly department.  The department has a 60 bedded general ward, 10 bedded PICU and 6 bedded level II neonatal intensive care unit.  The department caters to all Paediatric patients including abolescents upto the age of 15 years.  The department imparts training to M.D post graduates and undergraduates and nursing students. The patient population includes the middle income group and the not-so-affordable lower income group.  No patient is denied admission on monetary grounds.

The paediatric intensive care unit is spacious, well ventilated air conditioned, well equipped area with trained personnel with the nurse; patient ratio being 1:1. A pediatrician is posted in the intensive care unit and is available round the clock.  The neonatal intensive care unit is a level II nursery with facilities for monitoring, ventilation and permicare including surfactant therapy.  Premies weighing as low as 650gms have been saved with

The outpatient services cater to patients form morning to evening with very minimal charges. The patients are examined by the postgraduate as well as by residents, consultants offered appropriate treatment and advice in a friendly manner.

Immunization services are offered throughout the week with all vaccines in the VIP schedule and all optional vaccines being offered to patients. Regular monitoring of growth and development is done with most of the patients having a regular follow up.

The department is involved in continually updating their knowledge with papers being in various conferences and publications in both international and national indexed journals. The department is also involved in conducting continuing Medical and nursing education programmes.

The department has an updated library with the latest books and journals which are utilized by the faculty and residents for updating themselves with the recent happenings and guidelines for patient care.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Faculty
Dr. Lalitha Krishnan

Professor &   HOD

Dr. Peter Prasanth
Kumar  Kommu
Professor
Dr. Majeti Srinivasa Rao Professor
Dr. Soma Venkatesh Chakraborty Assoc. Professor
Dr. Poornima Asst. Professor
Dr.Thomas Kuruvila John Asst. Professor
Dr. Manasi Garg Asst. Professor
Dr.Rashmi Kullu Asst. Professor
Dr.Jomol Sara John Asst. Professor
Dr.Abirami Asst. Professor
Dr.Nishanth R Asst. Professor
Dr.Priya Jose Asst. Professor
Contact
pediatric@pimsmmm.net