The Department of Pediatric Cardiology includes a group of pediatric cardiologists, assisted by a selected group of nurses trained in dealing with children and newborns.
The department provides its services through outpatient clinics for management and follow up of pediatric cardiac patients in the eastern province. The department receives pediatric cardiac patients transferred from all hospitals in the eastern province. The department is also keen to bring experts in the interventional pediatric cardiac catheterization periodically and regularly for management of pediatric cardiac patients that need treatment with the interventional catheter.
The department’s services include:
- The management and follow-up of pediatric cardiac patients
- Pediatric echocardiographic examination
- The management and follow up of pediatric open heart surgical patients
- The management and treatment of pediatric cardiac patients that require interventional cardiac catheterization