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An Inside Look At How AIC Kijabe Hospital Is Impacting Lives Of Kenyan Children

The Kijabe Hospital is a famous level 6 state of the art hospital situated in the cold Rift Valley area of Kijabe. The hospital is an answered player for the vast majority, particularly those looking for specific care on orthopedics, cleft lip surgeries, vasectomy and even prosthetics.

The Hospital additionally has programs that deal free surgeries for kids under its sister clinical office, CURE International, situated inside its premises. In 1998, CURE International, in collaboration with the African Inland Church (AIC), opened the AIC-CURE International Hospital in Kijabe.

Alongside being CURE’s most memorable hospital, CURE Kenya was Africa’s first orthopedic pediatric teaching hospital for children with disabilities. As indicated by data on the hospital site, the 52-bed medical clinic gives care for children with a wide range of orthopedic conditions, such as clubfoot, knock knees, bow legs, burn contractures, osteomyelitis, and other acquired or congenital conditions.

The medical clinic additionally conducts mobile clinics to look for kids in far off regions who can be treated at the hospital and to give follow-up care to the people who have received surgery.

Each first Wednesday of the Month is congenital fissure and palate clinic at at the AIC Kijabe Hospital. The hospital’s cleft care team has diverse specialists comprising of otolaryngologists, orthodontics, paediatric surgeons, plastic surgeon and audiologists among others who review patients affected by this condition.