Department of Neonatology

Department of Neonatology is situated in Building U, Thomayer Hospital. It is the Intermediate Perinatology Center concentrating newborns older than 30 weeks of gestation. It is the largest intermediate center in the Czech Republic with 9 intensive care beds, 14 intermediate and 31 standard beds. NICU offers the whole range of neonatal intensive care including pre- and post-operative care. Because of our breastfeeding program Thomayer Hospital received international WHO and UNICEF Baby Friendly Hospital certification. Department of Neonatology is one of 2 centers in the Czech Republic concentrating patients with facial cleft defects for early operation program.

 

Wards:

  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
  • Intermediate Unit
  • Neonatal ward (rooming-in)

Outpatient department:

  • Follow-up of high-risk newborns

Diagnostic services:

  • Full range of diagnostic services including biochemistry, genetics, X-rays, CT, MRI, ultrasound, aEEG, EEG, ECG

Therapeutic services:

  • Intensive and critical care including conventional and non-conventional artificial ventilation, circulatory support and parenteral nutrition

Education:

Department of Neonatology provides teaching for medical students from medical schools of Charles University Prague

Research:

Research is focused on inflammatory markers, infectious diseases and nutrition problems of the newborn

Contact:
E-mail: jan.janota@ftn.cz
Tel: +420261083621

 Head:

Assoc. prof. Jan Janota, MD, PhD.
jan.janota@ftn.cz
 Tel: +420261083621


Head nurse:

Jana Kudláčková




Location:

Building U, Thomayer Hospital Prague