noun. that branch of pediatric medicine concerned with the newborn; the diagnosis and treatment of neonates.
1. Noun, singular or mass A nurse may also be asked to take examinations every two years to remain certified in specific skills such as neonatology and pediatric CPR. 2. Adverb According to the US Department of Labor, those who work in paediatric cardiology services, orthopaedic care, emergency services, and neonatology tend to have the highest salaries, with averages over £78,000 a year.