MATERNAL & CHILD HEALTH SERVICES
It is no secret that women have unique health issues. These include pregnancy, menstruation, menopause and other conditions of the the female reproductive system. To address these issues, DHS have a team of exprerienced midwives, medical officers, obstetricians and gynecologists available 24hrs to offer care. We offer preconeception care where we counsel and prepare couples desiring to conceive. We also carry out antenatal care during pregnancy and conduct deliveries as well as postnatal care following delievery. Family planning services, services, screening for cervical canceer as a well as provision of vaccination to prevent cervical cancer for young girls is available. We investigate and manage couples dealing with infertility. We also care for women with other conditions like cysts, sexually transmitted diseases, menopeuse related symptoms and those with complications resulting from miscarriage.
A variety of imaging techniques such as digital X-ray available 24hrs, Ultrasound available 24hrs, Echo & ECG. Vascular Doppler
Doctors Hospital has a fully equipped operating theatre in which emergency and elective operations can be done by our medical officers and specialists.
We have general surgeons, Urologists and on appointment basis.
Minor surgery services especially for patients who may get accidents e.g. falls and cuts (surgical toilet suturing) are usually performed by the resident doctors. Other surgical procedures carried out include:
- Minimally invasive surgery (Laparoscopic surgery) this is one of our latest achievement at the unit.
- Medical male circumcision.
- Caesarian section
- Orthopaedic procedures like internal fixation etc.
- Incision and drainage.
DENTAL SURGERY SERVICES
We have a full time Dental surgeon who works Monday to Saturday (08:00hours to 19:00hours) and can be available on Sundays on appointment basis. The dental services include the following;
- Oral examination
- Tooth extractions
- Fillings such as Amalgam, Glass ionomer and composite.
- Dentures (Removable artificial tooth replacements)
- Bridges (Permanent tooth replacements)
- Scaling and polishing (professional dental cleaning)
- Community Oral health Education
- Management of other oral health conditions
- Root canal Treatment
- Dental X-ray services
Available 24 hours a day for easy referral and evacuation of patients.
We provide a wide range of diagnostic testing services at DHS.
GENERAL MEDICAL SERVICES
Our General practioners offer various family healthcare services.
Specific days for Gynaecology and obstetrics, Pediatrics, Ear-Nose & Throat, Orthopaedic, Emergencies etc.
The responsibility to see ageneration free from morbidity , mortality arising from contracting immunisable diseases is yours and ours.
Vaccination under the Uganda National Expanded Program on immunisation (UNEPI) is scheduled every wednesday and sunday of the week from 9:00am – 4:00pm, Unable to come on wednesday please do come on sunday. Vaccination aginst immunisable diseases is avaliable every day 24 hours.
A modern surgical technique in which operations are performed far from their location through small incisions elsewhere in the body.
People with special needs stay in their homes as we attend to them. It might be for people who are older, chronically ill, recovering from surgery or disabled.
Through Corporate social responsibility, we ensure our services have a positive effect on the general well-being of the public.