The Centre of Excellence (CoE) in Child and Adolescent Health at Aster CMI Hospital is a state-of-the-art facility which deals with comprehensive care and management of health problems in children and adolescents. The CoE is committed to providing safe and high quality medical care and treat our young patients with compassion. Our team of experienced Paediatricians, Neonatologists, Paediatric Intensive Care doctors and nurses work 24x7 while adhering to evidence-based treatment guidelines approached from multiple disciplines. The Department of Pediatrics at Aster CMI Hospital offers the whole spectrum of services for children and adolescents which includes Pediatric Emergency and Intensive Care, Neonatal Intensive Care, Well baby clinic, Pediatric Neurology and Child Development clinic, Pediatric Immunology and Rheumatology services, Pediatric Infectious disease services, Pediatric Hematology, Pediatric Hepatology and Gastroenterology services, Pediatric Allergy, Pediatric Nephro-Uro and Pediatric Cardiac services. This is perhaps the largest Pediatric department in the city of Bengaluru that offers holistic care for children and helps them attain their maximum potential.


Pediatric Emergency

  • The Pediatric ER at Aster CMI Hospital is well equipped with all the resuscitation services (24 X 7).
  • The team is proficient in dealing with a spectrum of Medical Emergencies like Shock, Status Asthamaticus, Status Epilepticus, variety of Poisonings and Envenomation ; and Surgical Emergencies as well.
  • Advanced Trauma with fully integrated Paediatric Trauma Response Team.

Pediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care

  • Advanced Critical Care with a dedicated Level 3 PICU and NICU where children and neonates who require intensive care monitoring are treated
  • Care of children who are medically unstable patients,who require mechanical ventilation and those who require single or multi-organ support
  • Post-operative care for surgical procedures, emergencies and planned admissions. This CoE has expertise in Paediatric, Neonatal Critical Care and support staff who work round the clock. They are supervised closely by the Infection Control Department to prevent any possibilities of cross-infection
  • State-of-the-art diagnostic, investigation and treatment facilities with unique features like Inhaled Nitric Oxide and ECMO.
  • PICU and NICU follow internationally approved treatment protocols.

Well baby clinic

    A complete set of Super speciality services is possible under one roof in ASTER W Well baby clinic A complete set of Super speciality services is possible under one roof in ASTER Well Baby clinics and General Paediatric Services. It includes
  • Well Baby checks and Vaccination
  • Growth monitoring and Nutritional assessment
  • Seasonal Intercurrent illnesses
  • Subspeciality Pediatrics

Pediatric Neurology

Children with problems affecting their brain, education,speech or those who have seizures will benefit from Paediatric Neurology support. We have a Paediatric Neurologist supported by other Pediatric sub-specialities.

Conditions that will need input from a Paediatric


  • Epilepsy
  • Headache
  • Developmental delay
  • Speech delay
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Babies born with difficulties at birth

Pediatric Pulmonology

  • Bronchoscopy with BAL
  • Bronchoscopic Lung Biopsy
  • Foreign Body Retrieval from Airway
  • Diagnostic & Therapeutic Bronchoscopy including Transbronchial Biopsy, Airway Stenting
  • Pediatric Allergy Services Pediatric Cleft and Craniofacial services

Pediatric Cleft and Craniofacial services

  • Comprehensive Cleft Lip, Palate repair
  • Facial deformity and anomaly correction
  • Childhood Facial and Dental injuries
  • Congenital craniofacial anomalies

Pediatric Immunology and Rheumatology services

    Diagnosis and management of Primary and Secondary Immune deficiency diseases. Expertise in diagnosis of Agammaglobulinemia, Chronic Granulomatous Disease, Wiskott Aldrich Syndrome, Digeorge Syndrome and several other immune deficiency states
  • Management of Pediatric HIV/AIDS
  • Diagnosis and management of juvenile onset arthritis,connective tissue diseases (SLE, Juvenile dermatomyositis etc), Pediatric Vasculitides (Kawasaki disease, Takayasu arteritis, Polyarteritis nodosa etc) and several other complex rheumatologic diseases
  • Immunology laboratory services

Pediatric Hepatology and Gastroenterology services

  • Comprehensive liver & GI care
  • Availability of advanced scopy, genetic, metabolic and Histological Diagnostics
  • Specialised procedures – Pediatric GI scopy, Liver Biopsy to Liver Transplantation

Pediatric Nephro-Uro Services

  • Critical Care Nephrology with Hemodialysis and CRRT facility
  • Advanced interventions and Diagnostics
  • Renal Transplant services

Pediatric Cardiac Services

  • Interventional and Non Interventional Cardiology
  • Complex congenital heart surgery
  • Neonatal and Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Pediatric heart transplant