2018 babies arrive at Brampton Civic and Etobicoke General

by Osler Staff | Jan 02, 2018

Astha Patel of Brampton and her husband Gaurang Jiyani welcome their first child, a girl, in the early hours of New Year's Day at Brampton Civic Hospital.

William Osler hospitals were pleased to welcome its first babies of 2018 in the early hours of Jan. 1.  

At 2:27 a.m., Astha Patel of Brampton delivered a baby girl at Brampton Civic Hospital weighing in at 5 pounds and 14 ounces. This is the first child for Astha and her husband Gaurang Jiyani.

The family received warm congratulations and a large gift basket of baby items that were generously donated by Shoppers Drug Mart, Store 834, Mountainash Road, Brampton. 

Meanwhile, at 3:13 a.m. Ramndip Pandher of Brampton delivered a baby boy at Etobicoke General Hospital, weighing in at 6 pounds and 10 ounces. This is the first child for Ramndip and her husband Amritpal Boparai.

The family also received warm congratulations and a large gift basket of baby items that were generously donated by Shoppers Drug Mart, Store 1376, Westwood Mall, Mississauga.

Osler is comprised of Brampton Civic Hospital, Etobicoke General Hospital and the new Peel Memorial Centre for Integrated Health and Wellness.

Osler’s labour and delivery program is one of the largest in Ontario. Each year, Osler delivers over 7,500 babies.