Best Pediatric Intensive Care Unit in Hyderabad | PICU in Hyderabad

Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)

Specialized care for your little ones!
Our children represent the future and delivering excellent care with compassion is the priority for all of us!
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) Specialized care for your little ones!

Enquire Now

Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

Best Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Hospital in Hyderabad

The Pediatrics Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at Continental Hospitals is one of the best child health facilities in Hyderabad, with an expert panel of doctors having over 75 years of combined experience. Our team of pediatricians who have extensive knowledge and experience in taking care of children from when they are babies to adolescence. Our team of doctors has expertise in the care of children and their special needs.

The facilities at Continental Hospitals include well-equipped and specialized wards to deliver excellent newborn & infant care and specialist care for children of all age groups. There is also the Pediatric Emergency Transport Service (PETS), a mobile intensive care unit that is available 24/7 and is capable of stabilizing critical pediatric patients and providing a safe and controlled transfer to the hospital.

Expert Team of Pediatric Specialists

Our PICU is staffed by a multidisciplinary team of board-certified pediatric intensivists, nurses, respiratory therapists, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals who are highly trained in pediatric critical care. Our team works collaboratively to ensure the best possible outcomes for our patients.

Advanced Technology and Specialized Care

Equipped with state-of-the-art technology, our PICU provides a wide range of advanced treatments and therapies tailored specifically to address the complex needs of critically ill children. From advanced life support measures to specialized monitoring equipment, we are committed to delivering the highest quality care.

Conditions We Treat

Our PICU specializes in managing a variety of critical pediatric conditions, including but not limited to:

  • Respiratory Conditions: Asthma exacerbations, pneumonia, acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS).
  • Cardiac Conditions: Congenital heart defects, post-operative cardiac care, arrhythmias.
  • Neurological Conditions: Traumatic brain injuries, seizures, neurological infections.
  • Sepsis and Infectious Diseases: Septic shock, severe infections requiring intensive care.
  • Trauma and Surgical Critical Care: Serious injuries, post-surgical care for complex procedures.

Family-Centered Care

We understand the importance of family involvement in a child's healing process. Our team believes in open communication, providing support, and involving families in the decision-making process throughout the treatment journey.

Diseases
& conditions
The Pediatrics Intensive Care Unit at Continental Hospitals provides excellent treatment & care for your child with acute illness & ailments.

Seizures :

A neurological condition causing uncontrolled electrical activity between the neurons.

Traumatic Brain Injuries :

Caused by accidents and resulting in bruising, bleeding, and tissue damage of the brain.

Muscular Dystrophy :

A condition that leads to progressively weakening muscles & causes loss of muscle mass.

Congenital Deformities :

Any pre-birth or at-birth deformities causing acute distress, and turns life-threatening.

Immune Disorders :

Malfunctioning of the child's immune system reducing their ability to fight diseases.

Infections :

Bacterial, viral, fungal & others, children can & do suffer from various acute infections.

Genetic Disorders :

Birth defects that lead to chronic ailments and developmental challenges for the child.

Breathing Disorders :

This includes various ailments - from cough, flue, to a more acute case of pneumonia.

Foreign Body Injections :

Accidental swallowing of solid or liquid foreign bodies resulting in a medical emergency,

Best Pediatric Intensive Care Unit in Hyderabad, India
Continental Hospitals is a NABH and JCI accredited facility in Hyderabad offering multi-specialty, tertiary and quaternary care services. The hospital has Green OT, Level 3 NICU and PICU, and is known for it’s efficient critical care team.
Dr Kiran Kumar G
Sr Consultant - Pediatrics & Pediatric Intensivist
Dr Ramya Nadipineni
Consultant - Pediatrician / Paediatrician
Dr Harshasree G
Consultant - Pediatrician / Paediatrician
Dr Sravanthi Reddy
Sr Consultant - Pediatrician / Paediatrician
Dr Madhavi Adla
Consultant - Paediatric Allergies
Dr. Sudheer Kumar K
Sr Consultant - Pediatrician / Paediatrician
Treatments

Acute Respiratory Failure

Ultrasonography

Gastric Balloon

Metabolic Disorders

VMAT

Severe Asthma

Diagnosis
State-of-the-art diagnostic facilities for the early detection and diagnosis of all types of congenital diseases and acute ailments in children to arrive at an appropriate treatment plan.

Blood Investigations

To ascertain general health of the child based on parameters of the blood.

Radiology Imaging

Study of the internal structures with X-rays, MRI scan, CT scan, ultrasonography.

Biochemical Investigations

This includes liver & kidney function tests, urinalysis, and fecal analysis.

Biopsy

To determine any underlying malignancies by testing tissue sample.

Bone Density Tests

Determines the strength & thickness of the bones using specialized X-rays.

Neurological Investigations

Includes EEGs, spinal tap, lumbar puncture, and neurological examinations

Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
Technology & Facilities

The best infrastructure & facilities to deliver the most advanced treatment & care for your little ones.

The facilities at Continental Hospitals for Pediatric Intensive Care Unit include :

Advanced Laboratory & Microbiology Facilities

Pediatric Emergency Transport Service

Individual Critical Care Beds

Pediatric Surgical Suites

Advanced PICU & NICU Suites

Dedicated Radiological Services

"My mother had a bilateral knee replacement surgery done here. We are very happy with results. Dr Ram Mohan Reddy was very efficient, supportive and patient friendly. The nursing staff was caring and attended all the needs efficiently. Many thanks to nurses Beaula, Anupama and Anna who made our stay comfortable"

Prashanthi Nalam

"Dear continental Hospital Family. I really appreicate to all the staff of Continental Hospital in India, Hydrabad. Special thanks to Dr Ajay Reddy, Neorosurgery specialist who did succesful operation to my daughter Salmo regarding on very serious tumor on her back. I am again very grateful to all continenal hospital staff in general and Nurse Saktht in particular, because she gave us good medical services pre and post operation. Furthemore , I was very much impressed with good hospitality, medical and recovery and humanity services which the hospital is providing. Finally, I recommed that all patients suffering from neorological problems visit to continental hospital."

Abdulkadir Haji Daud

"I’ve taken my mother for her access port removal surgery with hundreds of questions in mind which were answered not in words but by putting into actions not just by the Surgeon, Dr. Praveen K Reddy but also each and every staff member. I would like to thank each one of them here for all the support they’ve given to us during these tough times. Dr. Praveen is an amazing person who takes care of his patients as family members. Dr. Praveen’s assistant Mary is one such sweet lady supported us right from the admission through the billing and discharge. The IPD 4th floor team (Floor Manager: Karabi Duty Medical Officer: Dr. Sai Nursing Manager: Nikita) made sure of our comfortable stay in the Hospital which is very rare. Thank you so much team. An unforgettable moment is when all the surgical team members came into the Suite with a cake to celebrate my mother’s birthday. I can’t thank enough for this. Thank you so much Dr. Praveen garu for everything."

Meher Tej

"My father got admitted under Dr Laxminadh Shivraju sir the operation diagnosis cp angel cpiclermoil cramolaning excision brain tumer we have been refer form Kammareddy specially to Dr.laxminadh sir .My father is alright now he is going to abroad for work his completely fit and fine now .Dr.laxminadh sir treatment is too good .can't express in words . my father and he was recover very fast..quick recovery we had under him . Dr.laxminadh sir treatment is outstanding and and the staff and nursing team was so caring and helping nature . The management is to good . Hospital is very hygiene and fresh all the time ."

Alishetty Lavan Kumar 123

Frequently Asked Questions
A PICU is a specialized unit within a hospital dedicated to providing critical care for infants, children, and adolescents who are seriously ill or injured.
The PICU is staffed with highly trained medical professionals and equipped with specialized technology to provide intensive, around-the-clock care for critically ill children. It has a higher nurse-to-patient ratio and often includes more advanced monitoring and life-support equipment.
The PICU team typically includes pediatric intensivists (doctors specializing in critical care), pediatric nurses, respiratory therapists, pharmacists, social workers, and other specialists, as needed.
PICUs are equipped with advanced monitoring systems, ventilators, infusion pumps, and other specialized equipment to support critically ill children. There may also be isolation rooms for patients with contagious diseases.
The length of stay varies widely based on the child's condition. Some children may stay for a few days, while others might require care for weeks or longer.
Children are admitted to the PICU for various reasons, including severe infections, trauma, surgery, respiratory distress, cardiac conditions, and other critical illnesses.
Visitors should expect to follow strict hygiene protocols, wear gowns, gloves, and masks, and be prepared for a controlled and sometimes emotionally challenging environment.

PICU Near me

Video Library

Hyderabad - the home to the world's best tech companies & now home to India's Best Tech Hospital!