Paediatric service at Dhulikhel Hospital has been provided since the start of the hospital in 1996.Under the guidance of one Canadian pediatrician with one medical officer from the mid 2002 the journey of Paediatric service commenced.
Outpatient and Inpatient services was started as a separate unit. The neonatal nursery was added in mid 2004. In November 2006 ,the pediatric ward was expanded to a separate building with total 45 beds including 10 NICU and 5 PICU.
Patients from different areas of Nepal receive services that include preventive, curative and intensive care services. Management of Birth Asphyxia using hypothermia technique was initiated in Nepal in Dhulikhel Hospital. To ensure health service is provided at community level our faculties are actively involved in training healthcare workers from different areas of Nepal .
We are providing healthcare services to children from birth up to 16 years of age.