Pediatric Surgery

Treatment for all Paediatric surgical problems under one roof


The Paediatric Surgery is a super speciality which offers treatment for a wide range of surgical problems in children in the age group of newborns to 12 years of age. This super speciality treats patients with congenital anomalies of Chest, Abdomen, Anorectal, Genitourinary amongst others and also treats Paediatric Urology, Paediatric Gastrointestinal Surgeries, Paediatric Hepatobiliary Surgeries, Paediatric Onco-surgeries, Paediatric Thoracic surgeries, surgeries for ambiguous genitalia & various acquired conditions.

The service under this speciality is offered at K.J. Somaiya Hospital in the general as well as super speciality units. Patients can be treated on an OPD or IPD basis, in the Casualty department, in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit or Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (for critically ill patients) depending on their needs. In addition to the routine OPD service, several speciality OPDs like Antenatal counselling OPD, Paediatric Urology OPD and Paediatric Hepatobiliary OPD are also conducted in the hospital to provide focused care to patients suffering from these diseases.

The department is well equipped with Paediatric Laparoscopy set, Paediatric Cysto-Resectoscope, Paediatric Bronchoscope etc. and offers all types of minimal access procedures.

Procedures & Services

Emergency Services
  • 24 hours emergency services
OPD Services offered
  • Out-patient consultations
  • Antenatal counselling for fetal anomalies
  • Paediatric urology clinic
  • Paediatric hepatobiliary clinic
  • Day Care Procedures
    • CLW suturing
    • Incision & Drainage of abscess
    • Lymph node biopsy
    • Cyst excision
    • Tongue tie release
    • Umbilical granuloma cauterization
    • Herniotomy
    • Orchiopexy
    • Meatotomy
    • Neck Sinus excision
IPD Services Offered
  • Tracheo-esophageal fistula repair
  • Lung cyst excision
  • Diaphragmatic hernia repair
  • Mediastinal lesion excision
  • Exploratory laparotomy for Intestinal obstruction
  • Malrotation of the gut (Ladd's Procedure)
  • Choledochal cyst excision
  • Operations for Imperforate anus (Anorectal malformation)
  • Operation for Hirschsprung's disease
  • Hypospadias repair
  • Pyeloplasty for PUJ Obstruction
  • Posterior urethral valves fulguration
  • Appendicectomy
  • Video assisted thoracoscopic surgeries
  • Biliary Atresia (Portoenterostomy)
  • Ureteric re-implementation for Vesicoureteric reflux
  • Surgeries for ambiguous genitalia
  • Cystoscopy
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Laparoscopy

The OPD timings are as follows

  • General Hospital: 09:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Super Specialty Hospital: 09:00 a.m. to 07:00 p.m.

Our Specialists

Dr. Manjusha Sailukar

Mnams [National Academy Of Medical Scienes], Mbbs [Nagpur University], Dnb (General Surgery) [National Board Of Examinations], M Ch (Paediatric Surgery) [Mumbai University]

13 Years 10 Months

Pediatric Surgery

Associate Professor