The Apollo Childrenâ€™s Hospital is an 80-bedded facility, offering the finest quaternary-care pediatric specialties in the country. The hospital, which is located in the Thousand Lights area in the heart of Chennai, is just a stoneâ€™s throw away from the flagship Apollo Hospital.
Apollo Hospitals has realized that the health needs of children are extremely important, but at the same time unique and different. There was an increased incidence of prematurity and low birth weight, increased prevalence of chronic conditions such as diabetes, asthma and developmental disorders today, more than ever before. All these factors, apart from the growing prevalence of childhood obesity, has given rise to the ever-increasing need for pediatric super specialties such as Cardiology, Neonatology, Neurology and Robotic Urology.
The Apollo Childrenâ€™s Hospital is complete with the-state-of-the-art Neonatology care units, Pediatric Intensive care facilities, and Operation Theaters. It also has installed some of the most advanced technologies and other innovative equipment in the cardiac and neuro diagnostics.
One of the unique features of the Apollo Children's Hospitals is the specialized Insulin Pump Clinic for children with Type 1 diabetes. The facility also has a Weight Management Clinic, where a skilled, multi-disciplinary team helps children fight childhood obesity. The hospital also offers Child Health Check, Childhood Obesity Prevention Check, and Teen Health Check.
The child-friendly Apollo Childrenâ€™s Hospital staffed with 70 of India's finest pediatric specialists and over 180 nurses has a cheerful and happy ambience, and makes the hospital a delightful place to go to.