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The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) provides specialist round-the-clock care to sick term and pre-term (premature) newborn babies.
This state-of-the-art facility is located at Al.Shorouk Hospital and has 6 incubators, of which 4 are intensive/high dependency with ventilators and all the necessary support equipment. With its modern phototherapy units for fast relief of neonatal jaundice and its extensive range of specialist paediatric services (X ray and scans), quality of care is very important to us. Our micro techniques of blood sampling is supported by the excellent hospital laboratory services. The unit has a bright and welcoming environment for babies and their parents. Every day babies as young as 27 weeks (or 700grams) who cling to the edge of life receive state of the art care from brilliant and compassionate caregivers. Baby safety and quality of care is very important to us. We have a high standard of infection control with specifically trained staff. Our team of highly qualified nursing staff are well experienced in care of these tiny babies and experts at advising mothers of special feeding techniques. The team is led by experienced professional consultants and specialists who will be able to answer any of your questions.