Department of Neonatology

Neonatology is the Specialized care of the Sick and new born baby including premature and tiny babies. The advent of newer therapeutic modalities, artificial life-support techniques and infection control mechanism has tremendously decreased mortality in new born. Apollo’s Pride, one of the most advanced neonatal unit in the world, ushers in a new era in neonatal medicine. Mobile Ventilation, a comprehensive network available only at Apollo has improved survival.These advances, backed by conventional neonate management technology (incubators,computerized monitoring including blood pressure, oxygen level in the Blood, Blood gas analysis etc.) would be of no use unless a skilled, dedicated professional team utilizes them. The ICU team is highly qualified with experience abroad and is capable of dealing with complicated surgical cases. It is important that every baby be managed professionally in the first month of life and specially the first hour. Improved investigation backups even before birth (fetal echo and ultrasound of the head) well-baby clinic and parent support network have come a long way in changing the face of long term fellow up result of surgery and neonatology intensive care on sick premature newborn with low birth weight.