Paediatricians play a critical role in the routine care of young people.
We aim to detect and prevent/manage any physical, emotional, social, or developmental issues that may be present from birth.
We provide the following services:
Performing age-appropriate health screening.
Diagnosing and treating acute and chronic illnesses, injuries, and other disorders that affect children.
Ensuring that children are achieving developmental milestones.
Performing evaluations to detect developmental or behavioral disorders such as autism spectrum disorder and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and developing care plans to address these problems.
Educating parents/caregivers about child care, including immunizations and counseling parents/caregivers about all aspects of their child’s health.
Working with parents/caregivers to foster a healthy lifestyle.
Advocating the welfare of children, educating those involved in child care and effectively communicating with parents/caregivers, other physicians, teachers, and social workers on issues of child welfare.