Paediatrics

Pediatria
Paula Kjollerstrom

Paula Kjollerstrom

Miguel Correia

Miguel Correia

The Specialty

Paediatrics is the medical speciality that accompanies the growth and development of a child until adolescence, in its diverse aspects, so that they prevent and cure.

Paediatrics is, by definition, a multi-disciplinary speciality to which all others contribute in a way to allow a global follow up of the children and adolescents’ health, aiming, prevention, early diagnosis, treatment and recovery from diverse pathologies. Its general objective is the global physical condition as well as mental and emotional of all children and adolescents, contributing harmoniously to the family and social life of those young individuals.