Developmental Medicine

Developmental Medicine provides care and management to children who face development and behavioural challenges. Care ranges from diagnosis and treatment to assisting parents in the management of their children. The department is different from psychiatry which treats otherwise healthy children with emotional and behavioural problems. Developmental Medicine handles a wide range of issues including,

  • Autism
  • Motor delay
  • Down syndrome
  • Developmental delays
  • Birth defects
  • Developmental follow-up to chronic conditions