AIOR Institute of Anaesthesia Expertise :
This unit is headed by Dr. Baidnath Prasad. who is a very senior and skilled anesthetist.
Apart from routine Spinal and General Anesthesia our department specializes in various regional anesthesia techniques. This includes spinal as well as combined spinal-epidural anesthesia and plexus blocks. Most of the Plexus blocks are done with extremely high success rate. At the same time we are combining various nerve block with general anesthesia to give maximum benefit to the patient.
General anesthesia refers to total body anesthesia. The body is brought to a level of sleep where there is no sensation, memory or movement. Anesthesiologists use medications called “general anesthetics” that are given intravenously or are inhaled.
The level of anesthesia is constantly fine-tuned by the anesthesiologist for each patient. General anesthesia is reversed at the end of surgery and the patient is taken to the recovery room.
The procedure for general anesthesia goes as follows: