|::Departments : Clinical : Department Of Pediatric Surgery|
The department of pediatric surgery started in this institution with two assistant Professors with MCh (pediatric surgery) qualification from year 1987 onwards. The New Children Surgical ward donated by LIONS CLUB of Salem.Associate Professor post in pediatric surgery sanctioned in the year 2000. The department of pediatric surgery upgraded by PMSSY scheme with additional post of two Associate Professors and Four Assistant Professors.Full fledged department of pediatricsurgery functioning with
1 Head of the department & Professor of pediatric surgery 1
2 Associate Professor 2
3 Assistant Professor 5
4 Reserved tutor 1
We are conducting OP services from 10 am to `12 noon on all days except Sundays at PMSSY pediatric surgery OP block.
IN PATIENT SERVICE.
We treat sick children with pediatric surgical problems in new children surgical ward, PMSSY pediatric surgical ward, Post operative ward in PMSSY block, and new born ward. We treat new born and children with all type of surgical problems, trauma and also provide intensive care for children with burns.
We conduct elective surgeries on Tuesday , Thursday and Saturday. We do emergencies on all days. We do all type of Minimally Invasive Laparoscopic ,Thorocoscopic, and Cystoscopic procedures in new born, infants and children.
We take theory classes for final year M.B.B.S students, diploma and BSc nursing students. We give clinical training to MS post graduate students in our department during their postings and to MDpediatrics students during their ward rounds. We have presented 5 papers during last year State Pediatric Surgery conference held in Pondy. We routinely present interesting cases during monthly surgical clinical meeting. We take part in all academic activities in our institution.
Elective major surgeries 772
Emergency major surgeries 449
Minor surgeries 3218
GRAND TOTAL 4522
Out patient 11719
In patient 1935
STATISTICS JANUARY 2015
Out patient 500 507
In patient 164
Surgeries Elective Emergency