Department of Anesthesiology

Introduction

The Department of Anesthesiology and intensive care is the pride of the Al Qassimi Hospital, Sharjah. Anesthesiologists are an integral part of any surgical team. The department provides anaesthetic and pain management services to various specialties like General Surgery, Orthopaedics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, ENT, Ophthalmology, Urology, Plastic Surgery and Neuro Surgery. The variety of cases integrated with ongoing clinical research & education results in wide ranging expertise in the anaesthetic management of patients of all ages.

The department is committed in delivering quality and safe anesthesia care to patients of all ages in various specialties and ensures that all patients are treated in a compassionate manner using state-of-the-art facilities with focus on patient safety. A dedicated team of anesthesiologists having wide experience in the management of all types of complicated cases deliver comprehensive care at par with international standards.

Overview

The department will be providing services in operation theatres with 24 hour services for emergency procedures. One operation theatre is dedicated solely to obstetric emergencies round the clock. We use both general and regional anaesthetic techniques either alone or in combination.

The department has modern anesthesia machines with ventilators and monitors like electrocardiograph, pulseoximeters, capnographs, respiratory gas monitors. All Operation Rooms are equipped with Infusion pumps which help deliver the exact rate and amount of drugs to patients during the surgical procedure. Patient warming devices like warming blankets and fluid warmers, rapid infusion devices are also available for use.

The anesthetist has a major role to play in the intensive care unit especially in the care of surgical patients and for those who require mechanical ventilation and other invasive procedures

The department runs a Pre – Anesthetic Clinic in the Out Patient department where patients are clinically assessed, optimized and then explained the various anesthetic techniques including pain management to alleviate the anxiety about the surgery.

Labor Analgesia (Painless Labor) is provided in the delivery suite on patient request.

The department provides twenty four hours resuscitative services. The Anaesthesiologist leads the medical emergency team and is available day and night within the hospital premises in order to ensure prompt attention and care of the patients coming as Emergency.

Department Services

  • Pre-anesthesia checkup clinics
  • Safe and effective anesthesia for all specialty and super specialty surgeries.
  • Pain relief services and intensive care for post-operative patients.
  • Care of critically ill patients as active members of the multidisciplinary critical care team
  • Labor analgesia (painless delivery).
  • Resuscitative Services including Basic and Advance Cardiac Life Support.

Timing

Anesthesia is provided for Elective surgeries from 9 am to 9 pm

Pre Anesthesia Clinic – 9 am to 9 pm

All other services – 24 x 7

Contact

+971 569583264 / +971 502196591 / +971 504384895

Locations offering Anesthesiology Services

Sharjah
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