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Here at Sri Ramakrishna Hospital, our department of paediatrics has one of the best child specialist in Coimbatore who provides the very best care for children suffering from a host of conditions. We recognise the need for highly differentiated and specialised care in order for our little humans to thrive, and we take great pride in providing the best of it. Our goal for the near future is to be considered the Best Child Hospital in Coimbatore.

While our technology is indeed state-of-the-art, the warm personal touch of our highly experienced physicians makes a major difference. From gastro-intestinal surgery to oncological procedures, we offer a host of treatments to afflicted children.

Do schedule an appointment with one of our consultants if you’re concerned about your child’s wellbeing.

Medical Conditions

Frequently Asked Questions

What health issues do pediatricians address?

Our Pediatrician In Coimbatore offers the following services to children below 18 years of age:

- Regular wellness visits: assessment of growth and development, vaccinations.

- General sick visits: Care of children with acute and chronic medical illness.

- Emergency Pediatric services.

For routine scheduled vaccinations:

- For regular growth and development checkups.

- When your child is sick - If your child is having a fever, cold, cough, vomiting, breathlessness, loose motions, is severely tired or lethargic, is irritated/ crying excessively, or anything which as a parent bothers you regarding your child. Trust your intuitions as a parent and seek timely help to ensure your child's wellbeing.

A Pediatric Endocrinologist is a specialist who deals with hormone disorders in children from birth to adolescence(below 18 years of age). Some common hormonal issues in children include:

1. Diabetes Mellitus - Type 1 /Type 2
2. Short stature and growth disorders
3. Obesity
4. Thyroid gland problems
5. Puberty problems - Early/ delayed puberty, menstrual irregularities, PCOS
6. Adrenal gland disorders - CAH, Addison disease, Cushing syndrome
7. Vitamin D related bone disorders
8. Hypoglycemia
9. Disorders of Sex differentiation
10. Others- Hypopituitarism, Turner syndrome, Prader Wili Syndrome

Children too can develop thyroid problems:

1. Decreased functioning of the thyroid gland- hypothyroidism.
2. Increased functioning of the thyroid gland- hyperthyroidism.
Thyroid hormone is very important for a child's growth and brain development. So disorders of the thyroid gland should be identified at the earliest and treated appropriately. With the availability of good diagnostic and treatment modalities, it is now possible to accurately diagnose and effectively treat these children.

For asthma, there's no cure. It's a highly curable disease, however. In fact, some doctors say that today's treatments for asthma are so effective that many people almost have complete control of their symptoms.

Chickenpox (Varicella)
Diphtheria.
Flu (Influenza)
Hepatitis A.
Hepatitis B.
Hib.
HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
Measles.

Get vaccinations.
Wash hands regularly.
Cover coughs and sneezes.
Disinfect toys, electronics, and communal objects.
Eat healthy and exercise regularly.
Start good habits early.

Illnesses that are of unclear cause, have prolonged fever, or are recurrent.
Respiratory infections.
Bone and joint infections.
Tuberculosis (TB).
Acquired Immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
Hepatitis.
Meningitis.

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