Clinical services

  1. The department runs a General Paediatric Outpatient Clinic daily (excluding Saturdays and Sundays) at the Accidents and Emergency (A & E).
  2. In-patient care on admission is offered in the EPU PMW and SCBU. 
  3. The Department  operates on a 9 sub-specialist (Consultant) firm structure in the wards and each firm conducts weekly clinics.
  4. The Department has served as a pioneer tertiary referral centre receiving diverse Paediatric medical illnesses from other facilities across the entire northern states. A list of the specialty firms and their respective clinic days is shown in Table 3 below. 

Table 3: Paediatric Specialty Firms and respective weekly Clinics


Day

Specialist Clinic

Lecturer/Consultant

Monday

Neurology

Prof RD Wammanda
Dr JO Anyiam

Tuesday

Cardio-pulmonary

Professor .AA Orogade
Dr A Musa

Gastroenterology and Endocrinology

Dr HW Idris
Dr SM Mado
Dr. SM Abdullahi

Infectious disease and Paediatric Antiretroviral (ART)

Prof WN Ogala
Dr LW Umar
Dr RM Akuse
Dr MA Bugaje

Wednesday

Haemato-oncology

Professor GO Ogunrinde
Dr. HR Ahmad
Dr.JA Faruk

Thursday

Nephrology

Dr RM Akuse
Dr AM Bugaje

Infectious disease and Paediatric ART

Dr LW Umar
Dr. MA Garba
Dr JO Alegbejo

Friday

Neonatology

Prof WN Ogala
Dr I Abdulkadir
Dr L Hassan

Paediatric Nutrition

Dr JO Alegbejo