Kadisco Hospital Addis Ababa
Kadisco Hospital is the sister company of one of the leading paint manufacturing company Kadisco chemical industry, Kadisco group and SMATARA forwarding company. After a long exhausting period of planning and preparation, KADISCO general hospital was inaugurate on May 1 2007, and commenced to render its services promptly.
Its objectives are mainly oriented to secure the societies health through modern preventive and diagnostic health practices. The hospital building is erected and stretched on a wide flat area in the Gerji region commonly known as 46 mazorya. The hospital is uniquely designed to accommodate a grand entrance with wide reception and corridors, spacious bedrooms and health care units. Wide range of medical equipment units & other facility sections are also available allowing us to:
- Maximize comfort of the patients and visitors.
- Create a conductive atmosphere, which inspires and enables health.
- Professionals and other staff members are present to efficiently and ethically deliver health services.
- Create a space, which accommodates and allow the effective utilization of man power and medical equipment.
- Provide Credit facility for companies such as ECA, Banks and insurances etc.
- Maintain each space and corners constantly clean etc
General nursing care following stander of procedure (SOP), Pap smear service, Immunization, Childhood Immunization,
MMR, Tetanus, Nursing care, General nursing care, In patient and out patient.
Reception and other departments give computerized service using HMIS (Hospital Management Information System) This facilitates and speeds the work load.
Administrative staff, Accounting staff, Credit follow up team, Marketing department.
Ambulance drivers trained with first Aid.
Giving 24hrs service to patients requesting transport from home or other health facilities.
Can be arranged with a nurse and or doctor on board to accompany patient.
Large laundry with up to date washing machine
Using high level disinfectants follows infection prevention policy.
Two large operation rooms well equipped, Recovery room, Local and general anesthesia,
Spinal anesthesia, Pre and post operative care, Latest Laparoscopy facility, Arthroscopy
Well equipped 5 bedded emergency with ambulance door
Equipped with emergency equipments and medications. 24hours service
Clean and modern bedrooms with wide doors. Comfortable beds from Germany.
Clean bathrooms, TV and telephone facility. Meal service.
Open kitchen, Providing service to staff, patients and visitors.
Open kitchen, Providing service to staff, patients and visitors.
Hospital trained cleaners, Using infection prevention policy
Internal medicine is the department dealing with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of adult diseases. Our doctors have especial skills in the management of patients who have undifferentiated or multi-system disease such as diabetes, high blood pressure etc.
We care for hospitalized and ambulatory patients. The services are provided full time during working hours and on call bases out of these hours. General practitioners are viable 24 hours round the clock.
This department is fully equipped with state of the art technology to provide full scale surgical service.
Our doctors, nurses and all other professionals are dedicated to provide high standard of care.
- General check up
- Major and minor surgery
- Laparoscopic surgery
- Consultation on skin and sexually transmitted diseases
- Dermatologic surgery
- Skin biopsy
- Skin pathology
- Skin microscopy examination
- Dermatoscopy examination
- Skin electro-cautery therapy
- Skin Ultraviolet UV light treatment (both UVA & UVB)
Ultraviolet Light Treatment
Ultraviolet light treatment uses a particular band of the nonvisible light spectrum to treat psoriasis and a variety of Other skin conditions such as vitiligo, a condition in which people lose pigmentation in large patches of their skin
and atopic dermatitis, an allergy-related skin condition that produces itchy, reddish, and scaly patches of skin..
State of the art with wide range of latest electrical and physical exercise equipment’s.Our aim being to restore maximal physical & functional independence of individuals following injury.
Conditions that we treat
Face problems/facial palsy, Arm, wrist,hand pain, Hip, knee,foot, ankle pain, Neck pain, Back pain, sciatica shoulder pain, Neuralgis, Sinusitis, Epicondylitis, Myalgis, post operative condtions, sport injuries
Our services are carried out manually as well as state of the are modern excersice equipments. Traction machine, Ultrasound, Interfrential, Short wave diathermy, TENS, Hot/Cold thrapy, Paraffin Bath, Infrared Radiation, Lumphatic system compression therapy, Laser, Massage therapy, Excercise.
- Gum treatment
- Teeth scaling and cleaning
- Teeth extraction simple and impacted
- Temporary and permanent feeling.
- Root canal treatment
- Artificial teeth replacing with gold, ceramic and acrylic etc.
- Full and half denture.
- Filling composites
- Mandible and maxilla fracture fixation
- Oral surgery
The department of obstetrics/gynecology at KGH is a full service department, which includes:
- Referral for a full range of gynecologic disorders
- normal and high-risk obstetrics.
Physicians in the department believe in the importance of regular medical evaluation for women of all ages and stages of life.
Our private state-of-the-art maternity wing, utilizing labor and delivery suites, is equipped to provide the comforts of a homelike environment with access to full resources of a major medical center to handle normal and high-risk deliveries. Each spacious suite has the latest in monitoring equipment needed for a safe childbirth. The midwifery staff on our wing are specially trained to prepare to managed normal deliveries, educate mothers to care for the new baby and help with breast feeding after delivery.
Routine gynecological services include:
- Annual well-women exams
- Pap smears
- Pelvic exams
- Family planning and birth control methods
- Breast exams
- Sexually transmitted infection treatment
The department has an outpatient clinic, currently on part time bases but planning to be full time very soon. We have dedicated orthopedic theater with the state-of-the-art equipment including, C-ARm, arthroscopic surgery and soon will be starting joint replacement.
Physiotherapy department has two dedicated and highly qualified pysiotherapists who work with the department to give excellent service to inpatients as well as outpatients.The department offers excellent care for management for sports injuries both conservative and operative.
This departmetn has orthopedic surgeon from germany that comes every 2 months to perform special surgeries on appointment bases.
- Knee: Arthroscopic surgery for knee including meniscal suturing, anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) and posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) reconstruction, auto-chondral osteografting (OATs), and A.C.T. (auto-chondral transplantation) procedure is available to our patients.
Shoulder: Arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder including decompression, SLAP and Bankart’s repair for recurrent dislocation of shoulder and rotator cuff repair.
Ankle and elbow disorders: Sport injuries of the above can be dealt either conservative or through arthroscopic techniques.
The consultant looks after all cases on the general side through well organized Out-Patient Department in the 1st floor, which is supplied by all equipments necessary for the diagnosis of pediatric cases. Our hospital has 24 hours laboratory service. There is admission facilities for ill children and all emergencies can be dealt with in the 2nd floor . 10 pediatric beds are available. The pediatric nursing staff , highly trained, and have very good pediatric experience.
The list of disorders treated is as below:
- Gastroenterology disorder.
- Respiratory disorder.
- Allergy and asthma cases.
- Urinary problems.
- CNS disorder and convulsion
- Growth and Development
- surgical precedures such as appendix
- In-patient service
- Out patient service
- Service for other clinics
- Urine analysis
- Hormonal assay
- Body fluid analysis
- Connection with other lab
- Qualified pharmacis
- In patient and out patient service
Our pharmacy holds locally produced drugs as well as from European countries, china and India. To meet individual’s needs.
- Well equipped 3 bedded ICU
- Run by anesthesiologist
- Well trained ICU nurses
Ear, Nose, Throat (ENT)- Head & Neck Surgery
This is a modern and up-to-date medical and surgical facility, in the field of ENT and head & neck surgery. Highly qualified medical staff and well-trained nurses are available round the clock.
ENT Outpatient clinic Services
Well-equipped outpatient clinics, with full range of diagnostic and therapeutic sets of equipment, microscopes and fiber optics. Operating rooms fully-equipped, allowing general ENT, head and neck surgery.
Conditions treated by our full time korean doctor using far east traditional medicine where appropriate. Otitis Media, Tinnitus, Dizziness, Headache, Neuralgia, Facial paralysis, Tonsillitis, Mouth problem, Nose problem, Bronchitis, Laryngitis, Allergic, rhinitis etc.
- In & out patient service
- Various X-ray service
- IVP study
- Doppler studies
- Various ultrasound studies including trans vaginal
Urology is the branch of medicine that focuses on the urinary tracts of males and females, and on the reproductive system of males.. The organs covered by urology include the kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra, and the male reproductive organs (testes, epididymis, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, prostate and penis). This department works full time.
- Prostate surgery
- Prostate ultrasonic Massage. Local point injection.
- Urine incontinence management
- Premature ejaculation
- Male infertility
- Bladder stone /tumor (cystoscopy)
- Anal Fissure
- Hemorrhoid (high frequency sclerosis) etc.
This department specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the digestive system, including the esophagus, stomach, intestine, colon, gall bladder, pancreas and liver.
On appointment bases:
- Gastric surgery
All patients undergoing an operation are seen by the anaesthetist to decide about fitness for anaesthesia and surgery, to plan the peripoerative care, and to provide patient the opportunity for explanation and discussion about the proposed anaesthetic technique and to answer any questions about any aspect of anaesthetic care.
The anaesthetic team will make sure that all patients will receive a good quality post operative pain management which will improve quality of care and patient satisfaction.
Pregnant patients requiring anaesthesia for surgery will be looked after by the anaesthetist and will have the same standard of facilities and perioperative care as all surgical patients
Both operation theatres are equipped with modern anaesthetic machines, monitors and up to date anaesthetic drugs and consumables. After surgery patient will be recovered in a specially designated area which complies with the international recommended standards in equipment, care and staff. Patient dignity and privacy would be considered at all times.
Every woman wants to know what she can do to lower her risk of breast cancer.
Some of the factors associated with breast cancer being a woman, your age, and your genetics, for example can’t be changed. Other factors maintaining a healthy weight, exercising, smoking cigarettes, and eating nutritious food can be changed by making choices.
By choosing the healthiest lifestyle options possible, you can empower yourself and make sure your breast cancer risk is as low as possible. As with many other diseases, your risk of breast cancer goes up as you get older.
About two out of three invasive breast cancers are found in women 55 or older.Women with close relatives who’ve been diagnosed with breast cancer have a higher risk of developing the disease. If you’ve had one first-degree female relative (sister, mother, daughter) diagnosed with breast cancer, your risk is doubled.This department offers breast care on appointment bases and gives health education to women of all age. . As part of pre cancer investigation, we offer mammography and breast ultrasound. We also teach how to perform breast self-examination by trained nurse.
If you think you have a spine problem (neck or lower back) the first thing to do is consult a doctor . You should see your doctor if you have any of the following symptoms:
- Neck pain with high fever, chills, and weight loss
- Ongoing numbness, tingling, weakness in the arms or legs
- Loss of bowel or bladder control
- Loss of balance
- Severe headaches
- Neck pain that persists despite conservative treatment
- No obvious cause for neck pain
- Neck pain that is progressively getting worse, and worsens at nighttime
- Neck pain that persists beyond three weeks.
Your physician will examine you, and may order X-rays or MRIs. Your physician may order Physiotherapy, or prescribe pain medication, muscle relaxers, or low dose steroids to relieve your symptoms. Your treatment plan will be based on your level of