The department of anesthesiology provides active & necessary support to the various specialty departments like General Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ophthalmology. The department functions round the clock and also provides regular anesthesia checkup facility in the PAC clinic.
A pain & palliative care clinic is open on the 2nd & 4th Monday of the every month in the OPD. This clinic offers services to cancer patients to relieve their pain. It also caters to those suffering from chronic pain and dispenses oral Morphine through RMI certified doctors. Epidural analgesics are also administered to patients who require them.
The department maintains two fully functional major Operation Theatres and a minor Operation Theatre and is equipped with latest anesthesia work stations with multichannel monitors with the facility to monitor anesthesia gas concentration and end tidal CO2. Volatile anesthetic like Sevoflurane is used for maintenance of general anesthesia on regular basis.
The department is also equipped with instruments like nerve stimulator and nerve locator for regional nerve blocks and supraglottic airway devices (LMA, PROSEAL LMA, IGEL).
The Department is also equipped with the state-of-the art workstation with ventilators & multipara monitors (ECG, SPO2, EtCO2,Temp, HR) and gas analyzers for oxygen, carbon dioxide and inhalational gases like sevoflurane and halothane.
The department follows standard operating protocols for pre-op, intra-op, post- op period and infection control management.