The Department has 10 full time dedicated paediatricians including paediatric intensivists with experienced supportive staff. We have state of the art level 3 paediatric & neonatal intensive care units (air handling unit for NICU) equipped with all modern gadgets to take care of any critically ill newborns, premature babies and children up to the age of 18 years. We do all complex procedures like peritoneal dialysis, pericardiocentesis, arterial BP monitoring, defibrillation, surfactant administration, mechanical ventilation, inter costal drainage, central line placement, bone marrow aspiration, exchange transfusion, lumbar puncture etc. We have facilities for ROP screening for premature babies, routine hearing screening for all neonates, ultrasound machine for emergency bedside ultrasonography and mobile X-ray unit. We have excellent support from the department of paediatric surgery to handle any surgical emergency and the department of Obstetrics for safe delivery of any high risk pregnancy so that neonatal period is less stormy and outcome is better.