Critical Care Unit is a dedicated unit for patients in need of special care and support. Patients who need continuous supervision under experts and life support units to maintain vital life status are placed in Intensive Care Units.
Life threatening conditions can also be recovered here. A doctor is placed 24 x 7 along with trained para medic staff. Top notch machinaries like Ventilators and defibrilators are at immediate disposal.
Vitals are continuously monitored through screens and pulse oxymeters are used to detect oxygen levels in the body. Continuous oxygen support is also provided if required.
The Department of Anesthesiology at Oriana Multi-specialist hospital offers outstanding anesthetic care to critically ill patients.The staff members of this department are highly integrated and provide the best possible care to the patients requiring anesthesia and intensive care. The anesthesiologists prioritize patient comfort and provide anesthetic service accordingly. The staffs are specialized in pain management, general anesthesia, cardiothoracic anesthesia and critical care, and pediatric and congenital heart anesthesia, which improve diagnosis, medical management and quality of life for our patients.
The department includes anesthesiologists as well as critical care nurses and nurse practitioners who have advanced training in critical care. Our staffs are dedicated to relief pain and provide surgical care to patients during, before and after the surgery. The specialist decides whether a patient needs a local or a general anesthesia and this decision is based on the type of surgery involved and also the age of patient and other factors. Different procedures are applied by the doctors like epidural injections, facet injections, etc.
The services provided by the department are:
Administration of anesthesia
Critical care unit
Comprehensive pain management services
Diagnosis of pain syndromes
Nerve blocks and injections