Taking care of children who require special medical attention has always been a priority at Batra Hospital. Equipped to undertake routine and complex pediatric medical cases round the clock, this department offers a variety of laboratory tests and imaging procedures supported by a medical team of experts in pediatric conditions. There is an exclusive pediatric ICU to attend to children suffering from acute and emergency illness like electric shocks, encephalopathies, meningitis and renal failure as well as cases of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Nephrology, Endocrinology and cardiology. It also includes treatment with Neurosurgical and Pediatric Surgical problems.

Neo Natalogy

Neonatology deals with the specialized care of the pre-term babies and full term babies with complication. Batra Hospital has one of the best Neonatal ICU’s, at par with international standards. Besides being equipped with conventional equipments like ABG Analyzer, incubators, monitors for BP and oxygen levels. This neonatal Intensive Care unit also has the most sophisticated equipments such as artificial life support system, cardio respiratory monitors, apnea monitors required to treat and conduct advanced procedures, including administering surfactant therapy on even the smallest baby.

A specialty of the department of pediatrics is the superior handling of surgical pathology in children including, new born and pre-term. This department handles cases of congenital abnormalities, oesophageal fistulas, diaphragmatic hernias, neuro surgical and other ailments.

In addition the hospital runs a busy out patient department for general paediatrics and specialty clinics like gastroenterology, nephrology, pulmonology, and endocrinology and paediatric orthopaedics. Special high risk follow up clinics and immunization clinics are also being run.

A new program alongwith ENT department has been started wherein, all the high risk new born babies are screened for hearing by O.A.E. test and children who can benefit out of cochlear implant are identified.

Equipment available in department:

Ventilators, Cardiac monitors, overhead warmers, syringe pumps, infusion pumps, SPO2 monitoring, CPAP etc.

Therapeutic facilities:

Treatment of all pediatric consultations including Neonatalogy - preterm, surfactant therapy, ventilation and all Pediatric surgeries


All conditions dealt with including-Gastroenterology, Nephrology, Endocrinology and Cardiology. Pediatric surgery facilities available for all problems including all urology and Neurology cases. Pediatrics department caters to the age group from Newborns to 14 yrs of age. Infact the pediatrics department also deals with antenatal complications and advice for to be born neonates along with the obstetricians, so that the proper management is given to the high risk neonate.

Indoor facilities are available 24 hours with a pediatrician on call around the clock.

Specialized care for preterm babies with their problems, full term babies with complications etc are managed in our Neonatal Intensive care unit. The Neonatal Intensive care unit is equipped with the best equipment required to treat even the smallest baby including administering surfactant therapy.

For the older patients the Pediatric Intensive care unit facilities are available which handle not only Pediatric Medical problems but also handle Pediatric Surgical, Neuro-surgery, Orthopedic complications.

The whole team works together in a good coordinated manner for the best care for our Pediatric patients.


Diagnostic Facility Therapeutic Facility
• Liver
• Kidney
Surfactant Therapy
Bronchoscopy Dialysis - Peritoneal- C.A.P.D
Gastroscopy Exchange Transfusion
Bone Marrow Aspiration Biopsies Ventilation - All Age Groups





Dr. John Ratan

MBBS, MS(Gen. Surgery), M.Ch (Paed.Surgery)

Sr. Consultant, Paediatric Surgery


Dr. O.P. Tucker

Sr. Consultant, Paediatric Surgery