Newpoint Hospital, Njoro, offering high quality services

NEWPOINT HOSPITAL is a privately owned healthcare provider established in November 2015 by Dr Brian Makamu and Eng. Kevin Lishenga.

The hospital has the vision to provide quality healthcare in the Rift region of Kenya and to be a leading private hospital in Kenya.

They have established an innovative and vibrant medical centre that is fast becoming the healthcare provider of choice in Njoro and its environs.

Equipped with the latest and high technology equipment, Newpoint Hospital prides itself on an ultra-modern class E Laboratory, a modern theatre, and an endoscopy tower. Due to this, Newpoint Hospital is able to offer a range of services like routine consultations, in-patient management, dental services, optical services, physiotherapy, laboratory, diagnostic imaging, pharmacy, and even specialized facilities like aesthetic medicine.

At Newpoint hospital, the general outpatient services include Dental Clinic, Optical centre, Nutrition and diabetes clinic, Laboratory services and Ultrasound Services. They offer the following services under ultrasound;

  • Obstetric Ultrasound
  • Pelvic ultrasound
  • Abdominal Ultrasound
  • Renal Ultrasound
  • Thyroid Ultrasound Services and many more


Under the dental clinic and oral surgery, the following services are offered

  • General aesthetic dentistry e.g. Bleaching, Veneers, Masking and Microbrasion.
  • Endodontics e.g. Root Canal Treatment, Pulpotomy and Pulpectomy.
  • Periodontics e.g. Stain Removal and Polishing, Scaling, Fluoride Application.
  • Restoration Dentistry e.g. Amalgam Filling, Fissure Sealing.
  • Minor oral surgery e.g. Incision and Excisional Biopsy, Wisdom Tooth Extraction, Adult Tooth Extraction.

Through their experienced optometrist, Newpoint Hospital’s eye care unit is well equipped to offer you the best optometry services. They have invested in the latest eye care and treatment technology. Our services include;

Comprehensive Eye Examination

  • Premium Lens
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • General Eye Care
  • Computerized Refraction Test
  • Glaucoma (Eye Pressure) Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Cataract Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Retina Evaluation & Medical Treatment

Another distinguishing feature offered by Newpoint Hospital is the Home-based-care. This is a unique service pioneered by Newpoint Hospital. It includes the following services; Home visits for chronically ill patients, home follow-up for post-surgical patients and home visits for the general outpatient.

Newpoint Hospital has also established a 30-bed capacity inpatient hospital providing Maternity Services, General Inpatient, New Born Unit and General Surgery.

Just like any organization with a strategic plan, Newpoint Hospital has some outlined areas of potential growth.

Arthroscopy Services. The arthroscopy unit will complement our Ambulatory Surgical Center in minimizing surgical trauma and allowing early recovery

Diabetes Center of Excellence

We intend to grow our nutrition and Diabetic Clinic into a Comprehensive Care Center that will provide: State of the art therapies, be involved in clinical trials and generate new knowledge in the management of DM the centre will include a gymnasium.

Lastly, there is the product that is setting Newpoint Hospital on top in the region; the LINDA MAMA PROGRAM. Through a partnership with the government through the national insurer, NHIF, Newpoint Hospital is offering free delivery for pregnant mothers for both normal and caesarian section delivery. All these are in addition to the comprehensive ante-natal and post-natal care services offered. The clients receive the following checkups.

  • Ante-natal profiles –this includes; Mother’s blood type, Blood Levels, STD screening, HIV screening-genetic counselling
  • Ante-natal follow-up; this includes; 1st trimester and mid-trimester ultrasound, blood boosters and developing a delivery plan.
Martin Gichinga
Author: Martin Gichinga

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