Paediatrics

The Paediatrics Department of Mediclinic Al Noor Hospital works closely with children below 14 years and their families to make treatment decisions and provide follow up care, immunisations, growth and development monitoring and acute care of children with various medical problems.

We also provide inpatient services and special baby care units for sick and premature infants from 34 weeks of gestation age and above.

Outpatient services:

  • Immunisations
  • Growth and developmental assessments
  • Treatment of various acute paediatric illnesses
  • Procedures such as ear piercing
  • Paediatric endocrinology services
  • Paediatric cardiology service including echocardiograms and ECGs

Inpatient services:

  • Asthma exacerbation
  • Febrile illnesses
  • Seizures
  • Febrile convulsions
  • Pneumonia
  • Acute bronchiolitis
  • Acute gastroenteritis with dehydration
  • Diabetic ketoacidosis
  • Urinary tract infections

The department is divided into three sections:

  • General paediatrics with inpatient beds within the Medical ward
  • NICU / Special baby unit
  • OPD, consisting of nine clinics

We specialise in the following:

  • Sick child visits/Well Baby check ups
  • Malnutrition
  • Immunisations / vaccinations
  • Follow-up of inpatient procedures
  • Follow-up of neonates in SCBU
  • Assistance & resuscitation after delivery
  • Paediatric endocrinology
  • Paediatric cardiology