The branch of medical sciences which deal with the diagnosis and medical treatment of ailments of infants and children is known as the department of paediatric. A pediatric doctor treats teenagers too. Some medical conditions in children can be since birth like heart problems. Paediatricians can be specialised in sub-specialities too like neonatology and cardiology apart from general paediatrics. The cases that can occur in children can be related to haematology, gastroenterology, neurology, cardiology, rheumatology, oncology. The Narayana Hospital in Mysore has a team of top-rated paediatricians in the regions. The department of paediatrics is fully equipped with all the latest equipment. Psychological problems of children can also be referred to the paediatricians
of this hospital. This hospital is located in a peaceful environment and has a great infrastructure. The OPD of the hospital can handle 2000 patients at any given time. The hospital also provides a free shuttle service to the patients from the hopsitoal to the city. Other facilities of this hospital include their pharmacy, operations theatres, a 42 bedded intensive care unit, laboratory and a blood bank. A prominent feature of the hospital is that it has the largest dialysis unit in Mysore, Karnataka. Most importantly, the treatment is cost-effective.