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Gertrude's Children's Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya

A leading paediatric hospital - The most established paediatric hospital in Eastern and Central Africa.

Specialised team of expert paediatrics - Has the largest team of experienced paediatric experts in the region.

Gertrude's Children's Hospital

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Specialties offered at Gertrude's Children's Hospital

Explore Gertrude's Children's Hospital, where advanced specialized care meets compassion. From Cardiovascular Excellence to Fertility Solutions, our skilled team ensures your well-being through innovation and personalized attention. Experience a holistic approach to health at its finest.

  • Cardiology Cardiology Premier cardiac care with interventional cardiology, echocardiography, and electrophysiology. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Neurology/Neurosurgery Neurology/Neurosurgery Integrated neurology and neurosurgery services for brain and spine health. Book now via WhatsApp
  • General Surgery General Surgery Advanced surgical procedures with a holistic patient-centred approach. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Expert surgical interventions for heart, lung, and vascular systems using latest technology. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery Colon and Rectal Surgery Minimally invasive surgeries and innovative treatments for colorectal conditions Book now via WhatsApp
  • Dentistry Dentistry Cosmetic, restorative, and preventive dental care that ensures your smile's health and beauty. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Dermatology Dermatology Advanced dermatological care for skin, hair, and nails, using latest skin therapy and cosmetic dermatology Book now via WhatsApp
  • Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)/ Otolaryngology Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)/ Otolaryngology Comprehensive otolaryngology services for hearing, balance, and sinus health. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Endocrinology/Diabetes Endocrinology/Diabetes Expert diabetes management and hormonal disorders with personalised endocrine care. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Gastroenterology Gastroenterology Leading-edge gastroenterology treatments and procedures for digestive disorders. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Haematology Haematology Expert haematological care for blood diseases, life-saving bone marrow transplants. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Medical Genetics Medical Genetics Personalised genetic counselling and testing services to guide your health decisions. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Nephrology Nephrology Comprehensive nephrology services, including dialysis and kidney transplant Book now via WhatsApp
  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology Obstetrics and Gynaecology Full-range obstetric and gynaecological care for women at all stages of life. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Ophthalmology Ophthalmology Advanced ophthalmic treatments for vision correction, cataract surgery, and glaucoma management. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Orthopaedics and Trauma Orthopaedics and Trauma Leading orthopaedic care for trauma recovery, joint replacement, and sports injuries. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Paediatrics/Neonatology Paediatrics/Neonatology Specialised paediatric and neonatal care for the youngest patients, from infancy through adolescence. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Pathology and Laboratory Services Pathology and Laboratory Services State-of-the-art pathology and lab services providing accurate diagnoses and insights. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Services Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Services Personalised rehabilitation programs and physiotherapy to regain strength and mobility. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Psychiatry Psychiatry Comprehensive psychiatric services for mental health, from therapy to medication management. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Psychology Psychology Tailored therapeutic approaches for mental well-being and emotional health. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Pulmonology/Pneumology Pulmonology/Pneumology Advanced pulmonology services for lung health, including asthma and COPD management. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Radiology Radiology Cutting-edge radiological services for precise diagnosis and guided interventions. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Urology Urology Comprehensive urology services for urinary disorders and men's health. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Health check-ups Health check-ups Preventative care services focused on maintaining health and preventing disease. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Anaesthesiology - Pain/Palliative Medicine Anaesthesiology - Pain/Palliative Medicine Advanced pain management and palliative care for comprehensive support and comfort. Book now via WhatsApp
  • Organ Transplant Organ Transplant Holistic transplant solutions for various organs. Book now via WhatsApp

Promoting Tiny Triumphs: Paediatric Healthcare Redefined

Gertrude’s Children's Hospital is a top paediatric hospital in Nairobi, earning its reputation as the best paediatric care provider in Eastern and Central Africa. For 70 years, it has been a trusted child health expert for children and teens up to 21 years.

Gertrude’s Children's Hospital offers over 20 specialist paediatric services. It is the first paediatric hospital in Sub-Saharan Africa to be accredited by the Joint Commission International (JCI) for its commitment to quality healthcare.

Famed for its child-friendly hospital environment, Gertrude’s Children's Hospital offers a comforting environment for young patients’ recovery. Gertrude's caters to children in Kenya and neighbouring countries, providing exceptional paediatric care.



Years of paediatric care excellence



Paediatric specialties



Medical centres across Kenya



Young outpatients treated annually

Why use us

  • -Trusted by thousands of patients around the world each month.
  • -With us, you pay the same price for healthcare as if you booked directly with the hospital.
  • -Personalised healthcare solutions tailored to your individual needs.
  • -Your own dedicated M1H Patient Specialist supporting you throughout your medical journey.

Hospital Locations

Advanced Paediatric Treatments Redefined

Paediatric Care with Love: Because Your Child Matters Most

  • 100-bed capacity and 25 medical centres across the country.
  • Largest multidisciplinary team of paediatricians in the region.
  • Paediatric cardiac (heart) clinic led by one of Kenya’s leading Cardiac Surgeons.
  • Child development centre for children with developmental delays.
  • 1st paediatric hospital in Sub-Saharan Africa to be accredited by the JCI.
  • Comfortable child-friendly hospital environment.
  • 24/7 paediatric emergency department.
  • Provides utmost paediatric care, children’s health being a major priority.
Paediatric Care with Love: Because Your Child Matters Most

Health discovery with innovation

  • Digital dental imaging equipment.
  • State-of-the-art paediatric surgical ward and Post Anaesthesia Care Unit.
  • Surgical repair for cleft lip and palate through the smile train international program.
  • Advanced laboratory for accurate and precise results.
  • State-of-the-art paediatric facilities.
  • Advanced paediatric treatments.
  • X-Ray imaging for general radiography, fluoroscopy, and dental imaging.
Health discovery with innovation

Gertrude's Accreditation & Awards

Joint Commission International (JCI) Accreditation
Resuscitation Council (UK)
Ethical Leadership and Business Mark of Ethics Award
Best in Innovation in East Africa 2014
Best in Health Sector Award 2017
Certificate of Recognition in Achieving Gold Mark 2017
FiRe Award

Services offered at Gertrude's

Gertrude's Children's Hospital

The Most Progressive Paediatric Hospital in Eastern and Central Africa

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