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Contact & Info

Outpatient Clinic
Level 2

Hospital Building
Ward 7B

☏ 4003 3333

info@sidra.org

General Pediatrics

Provides all levels of pediatric care, with a focus on children with complex health care needs. It is expected that lower-acuity pediatric care will be provided at HMC. The division will focus on advocacy, pediatric homecare, community outreach and counseling with an emphasis on preventative medicine, sick child treatment and vaccination.

 

General Pediatrics Ambulatory Services

Referrals accepted from pediatricians and family physicians who require a second opinion or assessment   management by an interdisciplinary team

• Age limit: newborn to less than 14 years of age
• We do not provide primary care pediatric services
• The clinics are not for emergencies. If child needs to be seen on an urgent basis, please go to your local pediatrics emergency department.

 

Examples of condition  benefiting from the General Pediatrics  Consultation Clinic are :
• Recurrent UTI
• Enuresis failing initial management
• Constipation
• GERD failing initial management
• Asthma (mild to moderate)
• Developmental delay requiring diagnosis confirmation
• Obesity failing initial management
• Failure to thrive (FTT)
• Short stature , requiring workup
• Chronic lymphadenopathy requiring workup
• Iron Deficiency Anemia  failing  initial treatment
• High risk outpatient follow-up post inpatient discharge from HMC pediatric floor (identified as high risk by inpatient physician if the patient requires general pediatrician along with pediatric subspecialist )

Our Doctors

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Ahmed Al Hammadi


Division Chief - General Academic Pediatrics

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Sharda Udassi


Senior Attending Physician

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