Children (Paediatrics)

Paediatrics refers to the medical care of newborns, children and adolescents.

Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital (GHK) has a diverse and committed team of paediatricians covering a wide spectrum of subspecialty interests, including experts in the field of allergy and immunology, cardiology, respiratory and sleep medicine, neonatology, developmental paediatrics, neurology, endocrinology, hematology, oncology and clinical genetics for children and adololescents up to 17 years old.

*Please note that this is not a complete list of all the conditions and treatments that we provide. The information is designed for educational references only and should not be construed as medical advice.

Kindly consult one of our qualified healthcare specialist for an accurate diagnosis before starting on any treatments.

General Paediatrics

  • Respiratory Infections: upper respiratory tract infection, influenza, rhino-sinusitis, pneumonia, acute bronchiolitis etc
  • Eczema and Common Skin Problems such as skin rash, haemangioma of skin and subcutaneous tissue etc
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic conjunctivitis
  • Acute gastroenteritis
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Growth problem including short stature and obesity
  • Common injuries in children such as head injury and scald
  • Immunisations

Paediatric Respiratory Medicine

Developmental and Behavioural Paediatrics

Paediatric Allergy and Immunology and Infectious Diseases

  • Allergen testing
  • Autoimmune diseases
  • Immunodeficiency

Paediatric Haematology / Oncology

  • Anaemia and Haemoglobinopathies
  • Clotting and Bleeding Disorders
  • Leukaemias and Lymphomas
  • Solid tumors

Paediatric Neurology

  • Epilepsy and Seizure Disorders
  • Neuromuscular diseases
  • Movement disorder

Paediatric Cardiology

  • Cardiovascular assessment
  • Congenital heart diseases
  • Kawasaki disease
  • Arryhthmia

Paediatric Intensive Care

  • Ventilator support for sick children
  • Central venous catheter insertion and close haemodynamic support
  • Post-operative care for children requires surgical operation

Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

  • Gastrointestinal infection: acute gastroenteritis, Helicobacter pylori infection, parasitic infection etc
  • Constipation in childhood
  • Chronic diarrhea
  • Malabsporption and maldigestion: Lactose intolerance
  • Inflammatory bowel diseases: Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis
  • Coeliac disease
  • Viral hepatitis: hepatitis A, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, hepatitis D, hepatitis E, Ebstein Barr virus, Cytomegalovirus
  • Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
  • Wilson disease
  • Autoimmune liver and bile duct diseases
  • Faltering growth
  • Overweight and obesity
  • Nutritional disorder, such as vitamin D deficiency

Paediatric Endocrinology

  • Paediatric growth problem
  • Thyroid disorder such as congenital hypothyroidism, Graves’ disease
  • Sugar problems such as diabetes mellitus and hypoglycaemia
  • Adrenal problems
  • Pituitary problems
  • Hypselipidaemia
  • Metabolic disorders and screening for inborn error of metabolism

Paediatric Nephrology

  • Urinary tract infection
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Vesico-ureteric reflux
  • Proteinuria
  • Haematuria
  • Electrolye disorders
  • Hypertension
  • Nocturnal enuresis (Wet bed problems)

Paediatric Rheumatology

  • Systemic lupus erythematosus
  • Juvenile idiopathic arthritis
  • Transient synovitis
  • Spine problem such as scoliosis

Genetics and Genomics

  • Genetic testing and counselling

Neonatology

  • Paediatrician standby at high risk deliveries
  • Ventilator support to sick babies
  • Close haemodynamic monitoring and support to sick babies
  • Management of neonatal jaundice
  • Treatment of neonatal infection
  • Screening for inborn error of metabolism
  • Neonatal cholestasis
  • Neonatal hepatitis

Paediatric Surgery

  • Circumcision
  • Repair of Hernia
  • Drainage of abscess
  • Repair of laceration
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Orchidopexy
  • Surgical treatment for vesico-ureteric reflux
  • Surgical treatment for disorder of sexual development
  • Central venous catheter insertion

Paediatric ENT

  • Hearing Impairment
  • Adenotonsillar Hypertrophy
  • Middle Ear Effusion

*Please note that this is not a complete list of all the conditions and treatments that we provide. The information is designed for educational references only and should not be construed as medical advice.

Kindly consult one of our qualified healthcare specialist for an accurate diagnosis before starting on any treatments.

Our Specialists

Dr CHAN Chi Fung, Godfrey
陳志峰 醫生

Paediatrics

Titles at GHK
  • Clinical Professor, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
  • Head, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong

Dr CHAN Cho Him Bobby
陳祖謙 醫生

Paediatrics

Titles at GHK
  • Honorary Consultant in Paediatrics

Dr CHANG Kit
張傑 醫生

Paediatrics

Titles at GHK
  • Honorary Consultant in Paediatrics

Dr CHIANG Kwok Shing, Alan
蔣國誠 醫生

Paediatrics

Titles at GHK
  • Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong

Dr FUNG Wai Ching
馮偉正 醫生

Paediatrics

Titles at GHK
  • Honorary Consultant in Paediatrics

Dr TSOI Nai Shun
蔡迺舜 醫生

Paediatrics

Titles at GHK
  • Clinical Professor, Department of Paediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong

Dr WONG Kin Tak
黃健德 醫生

Paediatrics

Titles at GHK
  • Honorary Consultant in Paediatrics
  • Honorary Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong

Dr HO Hok Kung Marco
何學工 醫生

Paediatric Immunology & Infectious Diseases

Titles at GHK
  • Honorary Consultant in Paediatric Immunology & Infectious Diseases
  • Honorary Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine (HKU)

Dr LIU Kam Tim
廖鑑添 醫生

Paediatric Neurology

Titles at GHK
  • Honorary Consultant in Paediatric Neurology

Dr CHUNG Ho Yu
鍾浩宇 醫生

Paediatric Surgery

Titles at GHK
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong

Dr TAM Kwong Hang Paul
譚廣亨 醫生

Paediatric Surgery

Titles at GHK
  • Chair Professor of Paediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong

Dr WONG Kak Yuen Kenneth
黃格元 醫生

Paediatric Surgery

Titles at GHK
  • Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong

Dr WONG Pui Yiu, Beatrice
王珮瑤 醫生

Paediatric Surgery

Titles at GHK
  • Honorary Consultant in Paediatric Surgery

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