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Paediatrics - Wellness Begins Young

The finest Paediatric care facility in Madurai, Velammal Hospital is capable of handling every medical ailment for children of all ages, from neonates to adolescents. From immunisations and ailments at infancy, emergencies and illnesses of toddlers right into their adolescence, with an emphasis on their holistic physical and mental wellbeing.

Established in 2011, Paediatric care has been a mainstay of Velammal Hospital, with an exclusive Paediatric ward set up in 2012, the NICU and PICU inaugurated in 2013. The department is staffed by a diverse team of Paediatric specialists who work full-time and are always on call for emergencies and are skilled in the treatment of seasonal, genetic and congenital illnesses from upper respiratory tract infections to congenital heart diseases and more.

Velammal Hospital - Paediatrics Department

The neonatal care centre and paediatric wards are highly sought after for their high quality comprehensive care and affordability, especially among the Madurai population. The department also regularly conducts immunisation and medical camps for the rural population, to ensure the wellbeing of the next generation.


  • Outpatient care
  • Inpatient care (3 units, each having 30 beds, total 90)
  • Preterm care
  • Paediatric/neonatal emergency care
  • Neonatal Intensive care -16 beds
  • Paediatrics Intensive care -10 beds
  • Immunization services
  • Monthly camps to schools/rural areas
  • Paediatric and Neonatal Surgery
  • Deformity correction by Ilizarov surgery

Paediatric Sub Specialty Services:

  • Paediatric Cardiology
  • Paediatric Nephrology
  • Paediatric Endocrinology
  • Paediatric Neurology
  • Paediatric Allergy and Asthma
  • Paediatric Rheumatology

Our Achievements

  • 1,88,000+ Patients
  • 5+ Plasma Exchange Therapy
  • 5+ PICC Line Insertion for Newborns
  • 15000+ Immunizations


Paediatrics Specialist



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40+ Lakh

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