Department of Anesthesia & Critical Care
It is a comprehensive department of Full Time Consultant Anaesthesiologists from various institutes of National and International repute. The anaesthesiologists provide peri operative care to all patients undergoing anaesthesia for a variety of surgeries, including supra major surgeries.
There are eight fully equipped operation theatres in the hospital with advanced anaesthesia machines and state of the art anaesthesia equipment. Queens NRI Hospital believes in evidence based quality anaesthesia in a safe environment. We routinely provide anaesthesia for laparoscopic and thoracoscopic surgeries, joint replacement surgery, complex spine surgery, fractures, cardiac surgery, neurosurgery, renal transplant and procedures for infertility apart from all the routine surgeries. There are various State-of-the-Art anaesthesia monitoring facilities (including anaesthesia agent and other gases monitoring, cardiac output monitoring etc) apart from the routine monitoring like pulse oximetry, ECG analysis, invasive and non-invasive blood pressure monitoring etc.
We not only deliver anaesthesia services in the operation theatres but are also actively involved in :
- Pain Relief after Joint Replacement Surgery
- Pain Relief during Child Birth (Painless Labour)
- Anaesthesia for various radiological procedures like M.R.I, C.T scan etc
- Anaesthesia in the Endoscopy room
- Monitored Anaesthesia Care for various procedures taking place in the Cath lab (Complex Angioplasties, Pacemaker Implantation, DSA etc)
Besides the routine rendering of anaesthesia services; the department also runs the following Services:
Perioperative Pain Management Clinic for Joint Replacement Surgeries :
The anaesthesiologists are actively involved in rendering pain relief to patients undergoing joint replacement surgeries. They follow 'Clinical Pathway' using Regional Anaesthesia techniques like an Epidural along with systemic painkillers to provide sustained pain relief to all the patients of Joint Arthroplasty. These patients can thereby undergo good physiotherapy and help in early mobilization of the patients after the surgery.
Painless Labour :
The team of the anesthesiologists is available round the clock to provide pain relief to labouring patients. They utilize the most modern evidence based techniques to provide superior type of analgesia to the patients undergoing labour and delivery. Coupled with good monitoring equipments; both for the mother and the unborn ensures that the process of labour and the delivery is a pleasant experience in our hospital.
The Critical Care Department at Queens NRI Hospital is a specialty that cares for patients with serious, acute, life-threatening illness or injury. Each critical care unit has medical teams from several specialties and a wide range of technologies to ensure the survival and health of patients who are critically ill.
The Department is staffed by a team of specialists qualified in critical care management, available round-the-clock. They are supported by an efficient team of trained nurses and paramedical staff. . The Department is equipped with the state-of-the-art imaging and diagnostic services like CT scan, MRI scan and ultrasound. It has a fully stocked 24-hour pharmacy, comprehensive laboratory services,modular operating theaters. All the services are available 24x7 for immediate and accurate diagnosis of the patient’s condition. Each ICU bed is equipped with the most advanced monitoring systems, ventilators and oxygen delivery systems.
Critical care today is delivered in highly specialized Intensive Care Units (ICUs), such as:
- Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU)
- High Dependency Unit (HDU)
- Intensive Coronary Care Unit (ICCU)
- Medical and Surgical ICU
- Neuro Intensive Care Unit (NICU)