- Bangkok, Thailand
Samitivej Hospital Bangkok
Samitivej Hospital Bangkok - Departments
Department of Breast Diseases
The Department of Breast Diseases at the Samitivej (Srinakarin) Hospital in Bangkok offers prevention, diagnosis and treatment of various breast conditions. For this purpose, the Department has at its disposal the latest available technological advancements to catch breast cancer in its earliest stages and help to combat it. The Breast Center is equipped with state-of-the-art mammography, ultrasound and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) equipment for regular check-ups, as well as the tools necessary to perform multiple types of biopsies for further investigation.
Department of Dentistry and Oral Surgery
The Department of Dentistry at the Samitivej (Sukhumvit) Hospital in Bangkok provides exceptional care to the local and international communities. Samitivej has received the prestigious JCI international hospital accreditation and is globally recognized for its outstanding record. The state-of-the-art technologies make it possible for you to receive the best dental care possible.
Department of Dermatology
The Department of Dermatology at the Samitivej (Sukhumvit) Hospital in Bangkok offers complete medical services including the diagnosis and treatment of various skin diseases, such as skin infections, hair loss, nail fungal infection and acne. The experienced physicians of the Department work with a variety of different skin types and conditions and provide the best service for you through the utilization of advanced medical equipment.
Department of Otolaryngology
The Department of Otolaryngology at the Samitivej Hospital in Bangkok provides diagnosis and treatment of all diseases, disorders and conditions related to the ears, nose, and throat. There are available the latest medical technologies available. The physicians of the Department effectively diagnose and treat a wide array of problems, including hearing disorders, speech impairments, snoring, tumors, cancer and congenital diseases.
Department of Ophthalmology
The Department of Ophthalmology at the Samitivej (Sukhumvit) Hospital in Bangkok deals with diagnosis and treatment of all eye-related diseases, including pinguecula, pterygium, glaucoma, cataract, diabetic eye disease. The Department has internationally renowned physicians, who utilize state-of-the-art equipment to provide the best ophthalmological care.
Department of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery
The Department of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery at the Samitivej Hospital in Bangkok is committed to provide fast, accurate diagnoses and a comprehensive treatment for a variety of cardiac diseases and conditions. These include, inter alia, coronary stenosis, congenital heart disease, rheumatic heart disease, aortic aneurysm, acute myocardial infarction, heart failure as a result of cardiomyopathy, mitral stenosis, valvular heart disease, pericardial disease and cardiac arrhythmia.
Department of Nephrology
The Department of Nephrology at the Samitivej Hospital in Bangkok offers kidney dialysis and treatments to locals and international patients in Bangkok. The Department has a staff of exceptionally trained and, in many cases, internationally experienced specialists. The physicians of the Department utilize the latest medical technologies to ensure that you and your family members receive the best possible care.
Department of Internal Medicine
As a leading provider of internal medical treatment in Thailand, the Department of Internal Medicine at the Samitivej Hospital in Bangkok offers comprehensive, world-class care in everything from pulmonology to cardiology for a vast array of diseases and internal medical conditions. The Department is proud to offer state-of-the-art technological equipment.
Department of Neurology
The Department of Neurology at the Samitivej Hospital in Bangkok deals with diagnosis and treatment of all neurological disorders and conditions from mild headaches to epileptic seizures, dementia or strokes. The highly qualified physicians help patients along every step of their treatment, from early diagnosis to intensive care to rehabilitation and follow-up visits.
Department of Oncology
The Department of Oncology at the Samitivej (Sukhumvit) Hospital in Bangkok provides a comprehensive cancer care program according to the highest international standards. The special focus is on early detection through regular screenings to give each of the patients the best possible chance of a full recovery. The Departments offers a diverse range of highly specialized treatment methods, including surgery, iodine therapy, treatment of hematologic (blood) diseases, radiation, bone marrow transplants and chemotherapy.
Department of Plastic and Esthetic Surgery
The Department of Plastic and Esthetic Surgery at the Samitivej Sukhumvit Hospital in Bangkok offers the entire range of contemporary plastic and esthetic surgery. With proper medical care, the procedures can heal and restore body form and function for patients with injury or disfigurement as well as aesthetic modification of facial and body features. Patients from all over the world come to Samitivej Hospital in Bangkok to receive plastic surgery services.
Department of Pulmonology
The Department of Pulmonology at the Samitivej (Sukhumvit) Hospital in Bangkok provides comprehensive diagnosis and treatment for all disorders of the respiratory system using the latest state-of-the-art medical technology. The Department has at its disposal advanced medical equipment, including an Endobronchial Ultrasound (E-BUS), capable of detecting various forms of lung cancer and lung infections, as well as instruments for conducting biopsies.
Department of Sports Medicine and Orthopedics
The Department of Sports Medicine and Orthopedics at the Samitivej (Sukhumvit) Hospital in Bangkok offers a comprehensive treatment to anyone suffering from orthopedic injuries, or from acute or chronic damage to bones and joints. The Department has at its disposal a highly accomplished team of 38 orthopedic surgeons, physical therapists and sports injury and physical rehabilitation experts. Apart from that, the Department has the latest orthopedic and physical rehabilitation equipment, ensuring all patients receive the best possible care.
Department of Surgery
The Department of Surgery at the Samitivej (Sukhumvit) Hospital in Bangkok offers surgical treatment for patients of all age groups with all kinds of conditions and diseases, from brain tumors and blocked arteries to fractured and broken bones. The surgeries range from relatively minor, non-invasive procedures where patients are discharged and sent home a few hours later, to major operations requiring extended time in the Intensive Care Unit.
Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
The Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Samitivej (Sukhumvit) Hospital in Bangkok specializes in endoscopy and offers full-cycle diagnostic services and treatment for diseases related to the liver and gastrointestinal (GI) system, such as viral hepatitis, alcoholic hepatitis, cirrhosis, fatty liver disease, pancreatitis, gallstone-related diseases and many more. The Samitivej Hospital also specializes in cutting edge and tertiary treatments such as liver transplants.
Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics
The Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics at the Samitivej (Srinakarin) Hospital in Bangkok offers cutting-edge treatment for all major women’s health issues, including infertility treatments and problems such as stress incontinence and urological difficulties. From puberty to pregnancy to menopause, women’s health is treated with respect and consideration.
Department of Pediatrics
The Department of Pediatrics at the Samitivej Children’s Hospital in Bangkok provides a comprehensive range of medical services that cover all ages from newborn babies up to 15-year-old children. The services provided include general health examinations, diagnosis and immunization, as well as advice on disease prevention and health promotion.
Department of Hearing Disorders
The Department of Hearing Disorders at the Samitivej Children’s Hospital in Bangkok provides assessment, treatment and restoration to patients with hearing and speech impairment. Children from all age groups (from newborn babies up to school-age students) are offered hearing screening and testing by using Otoacoustic Emissions (OAE) and/or Automated Auditory Brainstem Response (A-ABR). Various treatment strategies and aids are available.
Department of Hematology, Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplantation
The Department of Hematology, Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplantation at the Samitivej Children’s Hospital in Bangkok provides consultation and treatment to children and adults from the ages of one to 25 years, who are suffering from all types of cancer and various blood diseases such as thalassemia. A focal point of the Department is bone marrow transplantation; for this purpose, the center is equipped with medical staff and modern medical equipment and facilities that meet international standards.
Department of Pediatric Cardiology
The Department of Pediatric Cardiology at the Samitivej Children’s Hospital in Bangkok offers diagnosis and treatment of various types of cardiovascular disease, such as congenital heart diseases, abnormal heart rhythm, heart muscle inflammation from various causes (hypertrophic cardiomyopathy), pericardial diseases, valve diseases, aortic disease-aneurysm, rheumatic diseases, and Kawasaki disease. The department provides an excellent care for both out- and inpatients.
Department of Pediatric Dermatology
The Department of Pediatric Dermatology at the Samitivej Children’s Hospital in Bangkok offers diagnosis and treatment of common skin diseases in children including skin infections and dermatitis. The team of specialists of the Department uses a microbiological culture to determine the cause of each condition and prevent its recurrence. With the latest medical equipment, the dermatologists provide the most effective treatment for various skin conditions in children.
Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology
As a leading center for pediatric health care services in Thailand and Asia, the Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Samitivej Children’s Hospital in Bangkok provides treatment and prevention of digestive and liver disease in children with the goal of improving the health and quality of life for pediatric patients. Various digestive problems, acid reflux are among the most common diseases treated here.
Department of Pediatric Nephrology
The Department of Pediatric Nephrology at the Samitivej International Children’s Hospital delivers a comprehensive range of kidney related diagnostic and treatment services administered by a team of internationally accredited specialists. The Department’s services include the diagnosis of kidney diseases caused by genetic disorders and other conditions. The Department also performs additional analysis to confirm the cause of each condition and select the most appropriate treatment plan.
Department of Pediatric Neurology
The Department of Pediatric Neurology at the Samitivej International Children’s Hospital in Bangkok offers diagnosis and treatment of neurological disorders in the brain, spinal cord, nerves and muscles, such as chronic headache, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, meningitis, encephalitis, cerebral hemorrhage, brain tumors, muscle weakness and movement disorders from various causes. The team of the Department uses Electroencephalography (EEG), CT scans and MRI scans to determine the causes of the abnormalities.
Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology
The Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology at the Samitivej International Children’s Hospital in Bangkok provides the most effective diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases in children, as well as other related services. Particular focus is placed on treatment of far and near-sightedness in children. In addition, general eye examinations, visual acuity tests and retinal exams administered by specialized pediatric ophthalmologists who have experience in the detection and management of eye diseases in children.
Department of Pediatric Orthopedics
The Department of Pediatric Orthopedics at the Samitivej Children’s Hospital in Bangkok offers assessment, diagnosis and treatment of bone and joint diseases in children by highly skilled orthopedic surgeons. Focal point of the Department are on the treatment of broken bones and dislocated joints, sports injury (especially, knee joint, back and foot), bone infections, etc.
Department of Pediatric Otolaryngology and Communication Disorders
The Department of Pediatric Otolaryngology and Communication Disorders at the Samitivej Children’s Hospital in Bangkok provides assessment, diagnosis and treatment of all diseases of the ear, nose, throat and related organs. Additionally, the physicians of the Department also specialize in treatment of abnormalities in speech and communication.
Department of Pediatric Pulmonology
The Department of Pediatric Pulmonology at the Samitivej Children’s Hospital in Bangkok determines the cause of lung diseases in children and provides appropriate care. The Department also diagnoses and treats all respiratory diseases, lung diseases and lung infections in children. With the latest equipment and a well-integrated team of medical professionals, Samitivej Children’s Hospital provides quality care for children with all types of respiratory diseases, including lung infections, chronic lung diseases, asthma and other lung conditions.
Department of Pediatric Surgery
The Department of Pediatric Surgery offers the full range of surgical interventions for the treatment of various diseases in newborns, young children and adolescents. Most surgical interventions are performed using sparing, minimally invasive techniques that provide young patients with the best possible safety, a minimal risk of complications and a speedy recovery.