Benefits of EMC
Diagnosis and treatment according to up-to-date international protocols
Round-the-clock emergency care and doctor home visits
X-ray, CT, MRI, ultrasound, including under the medication sleep.
All major pediatric specialists and physicians of rare specialties
Emergency and selective surgery 24 hours a day
Emergency pediatric surgical care allows to perform emergency surgeries in the settings of comfortable in-patient department.
Children's health is the greatest treasure for parents. We begin to take care of it even before the child is born and continue throughout our lives.
The doctors at the European Medical Center (EMC) Children's Clinic are available onsite 24 hours a day, ready to provide the young patients with the highest level comprehensive healthcare.
The EMC Children’s Clinic includes outpatient department, emergency and elective surgery, hospital (inpatient facility) and rehabilitation department.
The doctors of the EMC Children’s Clinic provide assistance on outpatient basis and home care: our physicians respond to emergency calls and make home visits, if necessary (distance: up to 50 km from Moscow beltway). The clinic has intensive care doctors, anesthesiologists, emergency physicians and surgeons on duty around the clock, ready to deal with any difficult situation.
The clinical diagnostic capabilities include the full range of laboratory, histological and instrumental studies allowing the specialists to make an accurate diagnosis promptly. Due to express testing performed during the consultation, the doctor is able to immediately get laboratory tests’ results and decide on the optimal course of treatment.
In determining the diagnosis and planning of treatment, the clinic utilizes a multidisciplinary approach involving several doctors of different specialties.
Also, the EMC Children’s Clinic offers comprehensive preventive examinations (Check-ups) and annual children’s healthcare programs, perform vaccinations, prepare all necessary medical documents for school and kindergarten (in one day), – helps to prepare a child for school physically and psychologically, and assist adolescents in going through the tough transitional period as comfortably as possible.
The main value of the clinic is the team of highly qualified medical specialists who have experience working in the clinics abroad. Their expert knowledge, as well as the latest high-tech medical equipment make it possible to diagnose and treat most childhood diseases.
The doctors at the Children’s Clinic are working in accordance with the world standards of evidence-based medicine.
Special attention in our clinic is given to the creation of trusting and friendly atmosphere for young patients and their parents – it is very important to ensure that doctors can easily establish friendly contact with children. All conditions have been created here for comfortable stay, during out-patient appointments and hospital stay alike.
The clinic has game rooms with lots of toys and favorite cartoons, mother-and-child rooms, and family-type rooms (for up to four people), the cafeteria serves children's menu, and relatives are allowed to visit at any time (24-hours a day). The clinic courtyard features a playground with a safe shock-absorbing pavement, designed for little patients, both in inpatient care and those waiting to be seen by specialists.
A child of 11 years old, suffers from cough for more than six months. The cough is dry, sometimes attack-like, mainly begins during the day, and often occurs before sleep. There is no cough at night. CBC is normal, glucose is 4.16, total IgE 111.80, Toxocara, Ascaride are negative, Cytomegalovirus ( read more )
A child of 11 years old, suffers from cough for more than six months. The cough is dry, sometimes attack-like, mainly begins during the day, and often occurs before sleep. There is no cough at night. CBC is normal, glucose is 4.16, total IgE 111.80, Toxocara, Ascaride are negative, Cytomegalovirus, Mycoplasma are negative, PPD test is negative as well. A chest x-ray is normal. We have already consulted with a therapist, otolaryngologist, pulmonologist, neurologist, gastroenterologist... the cough is still present. What should we do? ( hide )
First of all, there are no results of whooping cough testing among the results provided above. The disease cannot be ruled out, even if your child was vaccinated. The blood test for antibodies against the whooping cough germ is required (blood test for class M and G antibodies against Bordetella pertussis). Second, even a slight increase in class E antibodies is a reason to ( read more )
First of all, there are no results of whooping cough testing among the results provided above. The disease cannot be ruled out, even if your child was vaccinated. The blood test for antibodies against the whooping cough germ is required (blood test for class M and G antibodies against Bordetella pertussis). Second, even a slight increase in class E antibodies is a reason to visit an allergist and to perform an evaluation of respiratory function with bronchodilator. This method will detect a latent bronchial spasm in your child. Even if the results of the test will be normal, allergologist mast rule out the allergic nature of the cough even if it's not obstructive syndrome. Third, this cough can be due to gastroesophageal reflux. It is difficult to draw any conclusions having no data of gastroenterologist’s consultation. 24-hour acidity monitoring of the stomach and esophagus is carried out to confirm or exclude the presence of reflux. Fourth, you didn’t mention whether x-ray of nasopharynx and paranasal sinuses was done. Perhaps, after all, the pathology is associated with ENT organs. ( hide )
Tell me, please, at which age child's hearing should be checked-up if we were informed at the hospital before discharge that one ear does not hear. At the moment the child’s age is 1.5 months. Thank you.
These tests done in the hospital are often false negative. Hearing can be tested now, it is necessary to make an appointment to the audiologist.