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ONLINE SUPPORT

For online enquiry, please send an email to : [email protected]

NEED AN AMBULANCE ?

If you have any emergency, please do not hesitate to contact us using our emergency number below : 080-608-349-49 or 01-271-6997

HAVING AN EMERGENCY ?

Ikeja : 080-608-349-49, 01-271-6997
Surulere : 080-232-896-43
Ikoyi Clinic : 081-803-921-48

FACILITIES AVAILABLE

  • CPAP – Continuous positive airway pressure.
  • Exchange blood transfusion machine.
  • Nebulizer.
  • SPO2 Machine.
  • Glucometer.
  • Oxygen Concentrator.
  • Incubators.
  • Phototherapy Machines.
  • Infusion pumps.

CLINIC DAYS

Ikeja:

  • Mondays – 9AM to 1PM
  • Tuesday – 9AM to 1PM
  • Thursday 9AM to 1PM
  • Friday- 9AM to 1PM

Surulere

  • Monday – 3PM to 5PM
  • Thursday 10AM to 1PM

RANGE OF UNIT ACTIVITIES

  • Business ward rounds
  • Teaching ward rounds
  • Clinic
  • Journal Club
  • Clinical Meetings
  • Emergency calls from 5PM daily

Head of Department: Dr. Mrs Aligwekwe, Patricia Kelechi. MBBS, FMC (PAED)

Other Medical Staffs:

  • Part time Paediatrician
  • Resident in Family Medicine
  • 2 House officers at each point.
  • Registered Nurses and 1 Auxiliary Nurse.

The services rendered in the Department include general Paediatrics, Neonatology and Paediatric Endocrinology

Preventive Medicine – Child Healthcare Scheme (0 – 5 years of age)

Neonatology: Standard Neonatal Unit with functional incubators; trained personnel have helped in no small measure to reduce mortality rate in premature babies. Babies 0.5 – 1.0kg have been managed successfully due to exceptionally high quality care.

All routine child immunizations cover Heamophillus, Influenza, Yellow fever, Chicken Pox, Reta Virus and MMR Vaccines.

The Department also engages in bi-monthly comprehensive check of babies at risk of developmental delay, retardation or complications from diseases. These include:

  • Premature babies
  • Babies that do not cry well soon after birth
  • Jaundice management
  • Babies that had exchange blood transfusion
  • Cases of meningitis
  • Congenital effects
  • Sickle cell patients in stable state
  • Seemingly healthy babies for early detection of health problems
  • Patients under the scheme are entitled to bi-monthly consultation with the Chief Consultant Paediatrician for one year at affordable cost.