Medics of Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral and Research Hospital (KUTRRH) successfully performed a special heart surgery called thoracic endovascular aneurysm repair (TEVAR) for a complicated aortic problem. It’s the first in any public hospital in Kenya. The patient was admitted to KUTRRH with a history of sudden onset retrosternal chest pain, radiating to the back … Continue reading KUTRRH Performs Special Heart Surgery: A First In A Public Hospital

KUTRRH has eight (8) theatres that are used to carry out surgical operations in an aseptic environment.The theatres are equipped with the current state of the art equipment and are well-lit. They also feature telemedicine facilities that include cameras, viewing screens and monitors used for educational purposes or for surgical consultations. The operating theatres have … Continue reading Operating Theatres

The glue that holds Nursing Services together is a team of close to 200 medical-surgical nurses who serve as the bridge between all the specialties. The medical-surgical units offer care to patients in the medical wards, surgical wards, and isolation units. Given the high burden of communicable and noncommunicable diseases in the country and the … Continue reading Medical Surgical Nursing Services

The KUTRRH Wound care unit was started in January 2021 led by a wound care/stoma specialist. Since then, the team has grown to 8 wound care nurses with different sub-specializations. • Stoma continence • Oncology wound care • Trauma wound care • Wound care & stoma continence specialists. The clientele has increased both in the … Continue reading Wound Care Clinic

Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Plastic reconstructive and aesthetic surgery is a specialized discipline that is sub divided into two basic areas Reconstructive and Aesthetic surgery. Reconstructive surgery deals with the restoration of form and function in areas of the body damaged by trauma, cancer, wounds, burn injury or congenital abnormalities. Aesthetic surgery involves the … Continue reading Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery

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