Our Medical Services
At Shammah Christian Hospital we are committed towards providing the best possible care during and after surgery. Our Major surgical procedures include general surgery which focuses mainly on the abdominal and thoracic cavity, pediatric surgery which focuses on infants, children and teens and orthopedic surgery which focuses on the musculoskeletal system.
Our state-of-the-art Operation room, well qualified surgeons and nurses ensure that optimal care is provided. We offer the very best post surgery and long-term care which results in a speedy recovery.
Our eye clinic offers a wide range of services centered towards the diagnosis and treatment of eye disorders. Our services include diagnosis and correction of eye illnesses using prescription lenses, treatment of retinopathy caused by diabetes and hypertension, treatment of glaucoma, cataract, and age-related macular degeneration. We also provide vision test for occupational health and safety at establishments that require staff to perform visual inspections.
Our eye clinic is committed towards providing the best possible care both short term and long term.
In conjunction with Pope Paul VI Institute of Reproductive Health in Omaha USA, Shammah Christian Hospital employs a certified reproductive health system called NaProTECHNOLOGY (Natural Procreative Technology). NaProTECHNOLOGY is a system based on thirty years of research and practical application which focuses on monitoring and maintaining a woman’s reproductive and gynecological health.
Our fertility clinic deals with various issues from infertility in both male and female, recurrent miscarriage, ovarian cyst, and irregular menstrual cycle. By employing investigative approaches to fertility such as hormonal profiling, semen analysis, hysterosalpingogram x-rays, uterus scans and testicular scans we can determine the cause of the issues and develop treatment plans. Using NaProTECHNOLOGY we create a personalised family planning system unique to each patient by merging reproductive health monitoring, menstrual charting, and gynecologic health maintenance. Our fertility clinic is geared toward ending fertility issues in our patients and bringing forth a happy home with the patter of tiny feet.
Here at Shammah Christian Hospital, our doctors offer exceptional pediatric care which focuses on the child and family. By combining family medicine and pediatric care we have crafted a system which cares for the individual from infancy through adolescence.
We offer specialised pediatric services which deals with various acute or chronic illnesses such as diabetes (type I and 2), diarrhea, influenzas, measles, ear, mouth, throat and feet infections, sports injury, child obesity, cold and catarrh, asthma, conjunctivitis, whooping cough in babies, fevers, malaria, typhoid, skin rashes, worms, scabies, bronchitis, seizures. We have a well structed immunization plan which ensures children are properly immunised against various diseases right from birth. Our doctors and nurses also focuses on preventive medicine in children, emphasizing on healthy lifestyle with a proper diet to facilitate growth and development.
At Shammah Christian Hospital we also have functioning a Neonatal intensive Care Unit (NICU) equipped with modern neonatal incubators and a resuscitation unit.
Our doctors and nurses provide special care to ensure pre-mature infants can survive and function properly on their own. Our children ward is inviting to kids filled with various games and educative video material which will keep them engaged. We also perform pediatric surgery dealing with various issues from minor to major.
Our vision is to ensure all children get the best possible care to enable them grow up into healthy adults and contribute immensely towards our society.
Gynecology and Obsterics
Obstetrics and Gynaecology deals with the health and management of the female reproductive system and pregnancy. Every woman that visits Shammah Christian Hospital is guaranteed an expert and exceptional care through a range of specialized services we offer. In association with our fertility clinic, we provide obstetrical care such as preconception health screening, antenatal care, intrapartum care, and postnatal care. A healthy mother and baby is important to us which is why we offer a variety of antenatal and postnatal classes with close guidance from our skilled nurses and lactation instructors.
Our gynecological services address the following areas: gynaecological oncology; menstrual abnormalities; pelvic pain; pediatric and adolescent gynecology; endometriosis; incontinence; pelvic and organ prolapse; myomectomy; hysterectomy; and exploratory laparotomy.
At Shammah Christian Hospital, you are not just a number as evidenced in our compassionate and individualized care.
Family Medicine focuses on providing primary health services in the community and hospital settings to all patients of all age group with a wide variety of medical conditions. Under the direction of our medical director who is a specialist Family physician, Shammah Christian Hospital provides comprehensive health care for all people through informed health promotion and preventive strategies.
The family medicine approach at Shammah Christian Hospital is one that follows a preventive model, we take family health history and lifestyle conditions into consideration to create a process which would reduce hospital visits and promote general well being.
We also offer an investigative based model where all ailments are properly diagnosed and tested in other to create an effective treatment plan. The overall goal of the Shammah Christian Hospital approach is to promote health, and longevity in individuals where people can live a productive and happy life.
With a well stocked and functioning pharmacy, Shammah Christian Hospital provides its patients with a conducive environment where they can be counseled on medications and health needs.
The conducive environment is optimal for storing medications, and the pharmacy practises of procurement, control and dispensary are carried out with the best quality standards. The pharmacy at Shammah Christian Hospital ensures patients can get their prescription drugs easily from a trustworthy establishment without the stress of going to look for another pharmacy. Our pharmacy is open 24 hours.
We offer a wide variety of vaccines that provide inoculations and other measures to prevent people from contracting specific controllable diseases.
Our immunization clinics provide services for all ages, from infancy to adulthood.
Emergency and Trauma
When you or a loved one needs emergency care, Shammah Christian Hospital is here for you. Staffed around the clock with qualified and well-trained doctors and nurses, Shammah Christian Hospital can handle a wide range of problems ranging from minor illnesses to life threatening events.
Our well equipped and state of the art facilities ensure the best care is provided immediately without any delay. We work towards prompt evaluation with appropriate and safe treatment of varied concerns.
Our dedicated staff of in-house laboratory technologists and a fully equipped laboratory ensures all tests are carried out promptly and accurately following strict quality control and assurance methods.
The laboratory supports the investigative based model of the hospital whereby any issues are diagnosed and tested before a treatment. The laboratory covers a wide range of tests including, biochemistry, microbiology, hematology (blood work), tissue biopsy, urinalysis, and semen analysis.
All samples are stored in the right conditions and a chain of custody is accurately maintained to prevent a mix up in the samples. Our equipment are regularly calibrated by qualified professionals ensuring no room for error.
Our medical imaging and radiological services ensure prompt and precise medical diagnosis. We offer a wide range of services ranging from all form of x-ray service(general radiology), ultrasound, mammogram, and ECG.
Our imaging service supports our investigative based model of accurate and precise diagnosis before treatment. The imaging services are also essential toward the early detection of serious ailments such as cancer. Our staff are well trained and have the expertise and experience to identify hard to find spots.
Our imaging services also supports the fertility clinic in carrying out hysterosalpingogram x rays, uterus scans and testicular scans to determine the cause of infertility.
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