Department of General Pediatrics at LLMH are at 3 locations in Mumbai which aim at providing quality healthcare facilities exclusively for children upto the age of 18 years with high level care in paediatric services including inpatient, outpatient , paediatric ICU, Paediatric Super specialities and Paediatric surgeries.
We seek to provide paediatric patient and their families easy access to the most advanced and affordable child care from A to Z.
At LLMH, wellness is at the heart of what we do. The Department of General Paediatrics at our Hospitals is dedicated to providing excellent clinical care, training the next generation of paediatricians, advancing our knowledge of ways to improve the health of children, and improving the health of our community.
Our paediatricians provide evidence-based preventative and well-child care, and diagnose and treat acute illnesses in children of all ages. Care is provided for all children and families, regardless of ability to pay.
Outpatient unit (OPD) has a paediatric section which includes immunisation clinic. Immunisation is provided by a trained vaccinator. A paediatrician is available for consultation throughout the OPD hours of 9.00 AM to 6.00PM. In OPD, our thrust is not only on treatment of diseases but also on promotion of overall health of children and prevention of diseases, especially nutritional diseases and infections.
Indoor care of children is supervised by the Sr Specialists of the respective unit. During emergency hours as well, specialist paediatrician is available to supervise the care being provided to the children. Physical proximity of PICU to children’s ward ensures prompt transfer of children in need of intensive care. PICU provides care to post operative surgical patients as well as patients suffering from trauma including head injury.
Neonates need special attention immediately after birth. A paediatric doctor is always available in neonatal unit, which is located close to labour room and obstetric operation theatre, to provided support to trained nurses present during delivery. All operative deliveries and difficult labour cases have presence of paediatric doctor at the time of delivery of a baby.
Doctors on Panel:
- Dr. Vishal Baldua
- Dr. Ashwin Trivedi