We know how much you care about your child’s health. That’s why Doctors Hospital Cayman brings you world-class, family-centered paediatric care (0-18years).

At Doctors Hospital, we have the experienced staff to deal with your newborn, infants, children and adolescents. We are available to care for your baby even before they are born. Our physicians and nurses make your child’s routine check-ups, ongoing health screenings and immunizations an enjoyable experience. We are highly trained in treating and comforting your child when they are sick and suffering from the onset of an illness, and in particular we are able to treat young people in need of urgent and/or trauma care such as lacerations and fractures.

We provide routine screening and follow up care for patients with chronic and acute conditions. We liaise closely with parents to ensure the best possible care for their children.

Our Services Include

  • Acute or chronic vomiting & diarrhea
  • Abdominal pain (acute & chronic)
  • Allergies
  • Anemia & other Blood Disorders
  • Asthma
  • Concerns about inadequate growth
  • Chest infection/Pneumonia
  • Childhood rashes/skin infections
  • Constipation
  • Colds & Coughs
  • Developmental concerns
  • Diabetes
  • Ear infections/Otitis
  • Eye infections/Conjunctivitis
  • Food intolerances
  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Joint pains and swelling
  • Obesity
  • Runny nose/Rhinitis
  • Sleeping Disorders
  • Sore throat/Tonsillitis
  • School Entry Health Exam vision and hearing screening
  • Seizures (with & without fever)
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Unsettled baby

Neonatal Services

  • Antenatal consultation with the family addressing queries & concerns re: when the baby is born
  • Attendance at delivery
  • Resuscitation of the newborn if required
  • Subsequent medical care of the newborn if premature or unwell and appropriate transfers if required.
  • Comprehensive neonatal examination prior to discharge
  •  Support with establishing feeding/breastfeeding
  • Advice on baby’s care after birth
  •  Neonatal screening and initiation of immunization schedule
  • Discussion for subsequent well baby checks, immunizations and urgent care if baby is unwell

Developmental Paediatrics

  • Regular well-child visits with monitoring the child’s development
  • Advice on recommended immunizations following the Cayman Immunization Schedule, but also other schedules (e.g. USA, Canadian, UK etc.) if desired
  • Specific testing and referral to supportive therapies if there is a developmental delay
  • Sleep counselling and training for parents having children with sleeping disorders

Multilingual

Combined our 3 Paediatricians speak a total of 6 languages:

  • English
  • Filipino
  • Setswana

Our Paediatric Services Team

  • Dr. Zanele Balang

    Dr. Zanele Balang is a registered Paediatrician at Doctors Hospital.

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    Dr. Zanele Balang

    Paediatrician
  • Dr. Ramon Lacanilao MD FAAP | Diplomate, American Board of Pediatrics Dr. Ramon Lacanilao, or Dr. Lac as he is known by many of his patients, is a paediatrician practising at the Doctors Hospital. He graduated from the University of the Philippines College of Medicine and went on to pursue graduate medical education in the […]

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    Dr. Ramon Lacanilao

    Paediatrician