Children will always hold a special place in our heart
MUSCAT: Starcare Hospital mission is to provide hope, care, love and cure came to life with the launch of Pedia24, a 24 Hours Paediatric Care at Seeb. Charting the way towards the future of paediatrics, Pedia24 is a hotbed of innovation. Delivering superior children patient care, identify new discoveries and treatments through paediatric research, and to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible. Pedia24 will provide convenient access to paediatric specialty care services for families in the Sultanate of Oman.
Starcare Hospital’s Pedia 24, unites paediatric specialists and the specialised services they offer, under one roof to ensure area families have access to the care they need and deserve. An exclusive facility that brings a children friendly outpatient floor with dedicated observation wards, laced with a children friendly atmosphere. A unique concept of having specialist paediatrician service round the clock and is a first of its kind at the private sector in the Sultanate of Oman. This unit is dedicated 24x7 specialists with medical as well as paramedical team to handle all complexities in children. This department is ably supported by Paediatric Surgery fully equipped and managed by world renowned doctors and ably supported by a team of multi-cultural para medical staff and service providers.
Lives of children
In the words of Dr Shiekh Imran Aslam, Specialist (Neonatology), “The team with whom I work, from doctor to nurse to secretary, reflects the joy we all find in contributing to the lives of children through medicine.”
The new clinic will provide services in paediatric specialties, including, emergency medicine, ear, nose and throat, orthopaedics, neonatology, infectious disease, to name some. It will also include an urgent care clinic, offering sameday appointments, including holidays, an imaging center, Child Wellness Clinic, and playroom for patients and siblings.
Dr Achini De Silva, Senior Specialist, Paediatrics, says “At Pedia 24, we’re committed to meeting the needs of families in Oman by providing world-class children care closer to home. Families will no longer have to choose between getting paediatric-focused care and convenience.”
Dr Zainab Al Balushi, Senior Consultant, Paediatric Surgery, adds “Knowing how well Starcare Hospital ranks nationally, and with Pedia24, it’s where we want the children to come. I am proud to be associated with the most experienced, well-appointed hospital for children in Muscat. We always want wonderful experiences at Pedia 24 for children. We wouldn’t want them to go anywhere else.”