Anesthesiology

The Department of Anesthesiology at Maxcare Hospital, provides anesthesia services to all surgical specialties. Pre-anesthesia check-up prior to any surgery is mandatory in order to decide on which modality of anesthesia is suitable for each patient. The department includes skilled and experienced anesthesiologists who are also qualified in pain medicine including labor analgesia .

Pain management is a sub specialty of anesthesiology used by many medical specialties as an approach for easing the suffering and improving the quality of life for those living with chronic pain. At our Hospital, the pain management team includes the pain consultant /anesthesiologist, primary consultant of the patient, psychiatrists, neurologists, physiotherapists and occupational therapists. Pain sometimes resolves promptly once the underlying trauma or pathology has healed. In some cases the pain is treated with drugs such as analgesics and (occasionally) anxiolytics. Effective management of long term pain, however, frequently requires the coordinated efforts of the management team.


Services Offered

Pre-operative check up

Post operative recovery and post operative pain management

Chronic pain management

Palliative pain control as part of end of life care

Labour analgesia including epidural anaesthesia/analgesia


Methods of pain management

Pharmacologic measures, such as analgesics, tricyclic antidepressants and anticonvulsants

Interventional procedures like epidural injections, facet joint injections, blocks, intrathecal drug

Physiotherapy and exercise, application of ice and/or heat, Trans cutaneous Electric Nerve Stimulation (TENS)

Psychological measures, such as biofeedback and cognitive behavioral therapy

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Meet Our Doctors

DR. RAMESH VEMULA

MD (ANEASTHESIA)
(Chief Aneasthesiologist)

DR.RAJA MUTYAM

DA (ANEASTHESIA)