Children are always prone to diseases. So, no hospital or medical institution is complete without a pediatric department. The role of a pediatrician is vital to manage the physical, behavioral, and mental care for children from birth until the age of 18. The pediatric department of Med 7* Medical Centre is always well equipped and ready to take good care of your child’s health. We have trained pediatricians to diagnose and treat a broad range of childhood illnesses, from minor health problems to serious diseases. Our main services are pediatric consultation and vaccination for children.
- Pediatric consultation
Pediatric consultation is the medical process involving the assessment and diagnosis of conditions affecting children and, to a certain extent, teens, as well as the management of the overall health and wellness of the patients through certain preventative measures. We offer services like physical examinations, growth and development tracking, diagnosis of health issues in children, guidance to nutrition and physical fitness, finding solutions to behavioral and emotional problems etc.
- Vaccination for children
The need for vaccination and immunization in children and infants is well understood by every person. There are numerous vaccinations to be given to a child right from the time of birth up to a certain age. Vaccinations help in the prevention of many dangerous and deadly diseases. Our Pediatrics Department helps you in your child’s vaccination tracking and provides the following vaccinations.
The dosage of 6-in-1 vaccine is to be given at two months, four months and six months. It gives protection against diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, polio, Hepatitis B and Hib (Haemophilus influenza type b).
Pneumococcal or pneumo jab (PCV)
PCV is given to babies at two months, four months, six months and 18 months for protection against pneumococcal infection.
This vaccination is taken at second month and fourth month. It protects the child from rotavirus infection (causes childhood diarrhoea and sickness).
Hib vaccine is given at 2nd, 4th, 6th and 18th months for the prevention of Haemophilus influenza type b (Hib).
It protects your child from measles, mumps and rubella. Its dosage is given at one year old and at five to six years.
4-in-1 pre-school booster
This vaccination is given to children at 18th month as a protection against diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough and polio.
HPV vaccine for girls only
HPV vaccine is given to girls at the age between 12 and 13 years in two injections in an interval of about six months.
Hepatitis B vaccination
Hepatitis B vaccination is given at 2nd month, 4th month and 6th month.
3-in-1 teenage booster
As the name indicates, this vaccination is meant for children at teenage and is given at 13 years. It protects against tetanus, diphtheria and polio.
Men ACWY vaccine
Men ACWY vaccine is given as a prevention against meningitis.
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