Institute of Anesthesia & Pain Management
Institute of Anaesthesiology & Pain Management Services at SIMS Hospital, Chennai provides expert anaesthesia care for the full spectrum of medical and surgical indications seen at a major tertiary health care centre.
Our Institute has state-of-the-art anaesthesia work stations and sophisticated monitors with the sole purpose of providing absolutely safe and effective anaesthesia for patients belonging to all age groups using evidence-based techniques.
We have the provision for providing full general anaesthesia with a complete range of equipment as well as regional analgesia and nerve blocks using ultrasound guidance and nerve stimulators.
A “pre-operative checkup” clinic run by the Institute for assessment of patients coming for surgical procedures will optimize the status of patients for safe conduct of anaesthesia.
Our team of Anaesthesiologists also participate in the care of patients in the Medical, Neuro, Surgical and Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Units.
DIVISION OF PAIN MANAGEMENT SERVICES
Pain is a complicated, often debilitating medical problem that can have a major impact on your physical and mental well-being. The division of pain management services at SIMS offers a comprehensive range of services for patients suffering from acute or chronic pain.
The pain services specialists at our centre provide some of the world’s most advanced treatment options in a supportive and compassionate environment, both on inpatient and outpatient basis. They help patients return to normalcy and comfort by restoring their quality of life.
CONDITIONS TREATED AT OUR PAIN CLINIC
Our Pain Services centre offers numerous approaches to the management of your pain providing a holistic type of care. Some of our interventional techniques include:
SPECIALISED DAY SURGERY UNIT - ‘SURGERY TODAY, HOME TODAY’
Most of these procedures are done as day care procedures in operation theatres with full monitoring facilities utilizing safe and accepted modalities of treatment and the patients can return home on the same day as the surgery.