The Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care
Department of Anaesthesiology and critical care provides services in the following areas:
Anaesthesia services for Emergency surgical procedures are provided 24x7 in 5 operating rooms with dedicated operating Rooms for Trauma and Obstetric emergencies.
Anaesthesia services for elective surgical procedures performed in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, General surgery, Orthopaedics, ENT, Opthalmology, Maxillofacial surgery, Pediatric surgery, Urology, Neurosurgery, Plastic surgery, surgical oncology Cardiothoracic and vascular surgery, surgical oncology and Surgical gastroenterology is provided in 20 operating rooms in Main Hospital block, PMRC block, Superspeciality (SSB) block and Women and Children Hospital (WCH) block are provided (Mon-Sat).
Procedural sedation/anaesthesia is provided for the following services: pediatric radiological imaging, cardiac cath lab, electroconvulsive therapy and extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy(Mon-Sat).
Two Critical Care units (CCU) cater to critical ill patients, 24x7
Pre-Anaesthesia Checkup (PAC) clinic located in provides OPD services (Mon-Sat) to outpatients referred from surgical departments
A dedicated Pain management center is located in SSB with a Pain clinic OPD (Mon-Sat) and a pain ward, providing chronic pain relief services. Various pain interventional procedures are performed under ultrasound/radiological image guidance.