General Info

  • The Department of Anaesthesia at JIPMER, Karaikal began with the joining of 2 faculties from 26th February 2020 onwards. It started its modest beginning on 1st August 2020 by giving Anaesthesia services for COVID-OT at Karaikal General Hospital.
  • The priority of our Department is to provide competent, evidence-based best practices and safe anaesthesia services.
  • Despite the limitations in the initial setup and resources, the Department is progressing under the guidance of Dr Vasudevan (The Head of the Department of Anaesthesiology, JIPMER, Puducherry) and Senior Professors Dr Ashok Shankar Badhe, Dr Pankaj Kundra and Dr Hemavathy


  • Currently, the Department is providing Anaesthesia services for COVID operation theatre at Karaikal General Hospital.
  • The Department plans to provide the following services in the future as the other medical and surgical departments expand:
    • Pre-Anaesthesia Check-up Clinic
    • Anaesthesia services in Operation Theatre
    • Outside Operating Theatre Anaesthesia services for procedures in CT, MRI, Endoscopy, Modified ECT and Labor analgesia
    • Chronic Pain Relief Clinic
    • Critical Care Services
  • Contact

    Department of Anaesthesiology, JIPMER, Karaikal

    Official email id: jipkklanaes[at]gmail[dot]com

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    Last Updated :28-Nov-2022