Cluster for Anaesthesia & Critical Care
The Department of Anaesthesiology at UMSC provides clinical anaesthetics services in:
- General Surgery
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Paediatric Neurosurgery
- Paediatric Surgery
- Plastic Surgery
- Trauma Surgery
- Maxillofacial Surgery
- Dental Surgery
- Cardiac Surgery
- Obstetrics & Gynaecology
The department provides intensive care expertise for the hospital and manages the ICU with two consultants and a team of four doctors in specialty training. The intensive care team also provides ventilatory support services for the neurosurgical intensive care unit (NSICU) and the cardiothoracic intensive care unit ( CICU).
Obstetric Epidural Analgesia & Anaesthesia
Obstetric anaesthesia and analgesia is a subspecialty service run by the Department with three consultants and a team of 4 doctors in anaesthetic training. A 24-hour epidural analgesia service for the pregnant mother in labour is available.
A 24-hour acute pain service (APS) for the relief of pain in the post surgical patient is available with a consultant and a trained nurse. The management of post operative pain is multi-model and there are up-to-date pain control techniques available for the patients.
Chronic Pain Clinic
The consultant in pain management runs a multidisciplinary Chronic Pain Clinic to provide care of the patient with chronic pain in collaboration with other specialist units such as rehabilitation and psychological medicine.
Experts in Pain Management
Experts in Anaesthesiology
Experts in Hepatobiliary Anaesthesia
Experts in Cardiac Anaesthesia
Experts in Neuro Anaesthesia
Experts in Regional Anaesthesia
Experts in Transplantation Anaesthesia
Experts in Trauma Anaesthesia
Experts in Rehabilitation Medicine
Experts in Psychiatry
Experts in Paediatric Anaesthesia