Awareness Campaign on Pediatric Surgery Day


The National Pediatric Surgery Day was celebrated at Himalayan Hospital Jollygrant on 29th December. On this occasion, doctors informed people visiting the hospital about the management of congenital deformities in infants.

On Friday, the Pediatric Surgery Department of Himalayan Hospital Jollygrant organized an awareness program. Addressing the attendees, Chief Medical Officer Dr. S.L. Jethani stated that this day is observed to raise awareness about safe surgical options for their children. He mentioned the presence of a team of specialist doctors and modern equipment at Himalayan Hospital. The hospital’s medical professionals has successfully performed several neonatal surgeries in the past.

Department head Dr. Santosh Kumar Singh provided information about the need for pediatric surgery. Dr. Yaser Ahmad Lone, Dr. Ayesha Naz, explained various types of pediatric surgical procedures. On this occasion, Dr. Shalvika, Dr. Saurabh, Dr. Rishabh, Dr. Deepak, and Nursing Supervisor Sister Mani provided information to the attendees.