If the doctor detects any pathology, he establishes diagnosis and selects the treatment. Children under 18 are within competence of this doctor.
Pediatric surgeon in Mykolaiv performs the following medical procedures:
For the purpose of effective treatment, pediatric surgeon at “ON Clinic” cooperates with orthopedist, pediatric neurologist and pediatrician. The doctors altogether find the safest methods of diagnostics and treatment of surgical pathologies.
It is necessary to visit surgeon in the following cases:
In order to gather more information on surgical pathology, the doctor refers a patient to diagnostics: X-ray examination, computer tomography or ultrasonography.
In order to detect pathologies in time, you should visit pediatric surgeon at the child’s age of 3 months, 6 months and 12 months after birth. Then it is recommended to visit doctor every year. During preventive examination, pediatric surgeon pays attention to such pathologies as vascular tumors on skin, bubonocele and omphalocele, cryptorchism in boys. During annual routing examinations, pediatric surgeon controls the growth and development of a child, evaluates proper skeleton formation.
The surgeon starts his examination with interview and patient intake: the doctor specifies clinical picture and identifies the cause of pathological condition. During patient intake, one should be open to the maximum extent: the more information the parents tell the doctor, the quicker the doctor established the diagnosis. After examination, the doctor palpates the part of the body, which is probably connected with pathology. Acute appendicitis or hernia can be suspected already at the palpation stage.
If you noticed the symptoms of trauma or any other surgical pathology in your child, make appointment to pediatric surgeon by leaving on-line application at the website indicating the date and time of consultation or by calling at clinic phone.