Head – Prof. Rimantas KĖVALAS, MD, PhD
Address: Eivenių Str. 2, LT-50161, Kaunas
Phone: +370 37 326626, Fax: +370 37 327160
The aim of the Department is to provide high quality healthcare for children aged between 0-18 years, to take part in the process of education of highly qualified specialists, to organize and conduct studies and research.
The structure of the Department of Pediatrics:
- Pediatric emergency room (PER)
- Pediatric Outpatient unit
- I pediatric unit
- II pediatric unit
- Pediatric intensive care unit (PICU)
- pediatric critical care
- pediatric nephrology
- pediatric pulmonology
- pediatric allergology
- pediatric cardiology and rheumatology
- pediatric oncohematology
- pediatric gastroenterology
Patients can be referred for consultation to other Departments of the Hospital of Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Kauno klinikos, such as pediatric neurologist, pediatric endocrinologist, children psychiatrist, psychologist and other specialists. The Pediatric Outpatient Unit is well equipped with modern technologies for diagnostics and treatment.
Specialists of many medical specialties work in the Department of Pediatrics. Regarding their competence, high qualification and selfless work using progressive methods of treatment, the most complicated diseases are diagnosed and cured.