Anesthesiology, Perioperative Care, and Pain Management
Anesthesiology involves the branch of medicine pertaining to pain relief during the perioperative period, which encompasses the phases before, during, and after any surgical procedure. Perioperative Care deals with a completely holistic approach toward patient care in providing guidance right from the time of deciding to go in for surgery up until full recovery and post-discharge. Pain Management is a key supportive attribute of medicine wherein effective strategies are implemented in alleviating varying intensities of pain - mild, moderate or severe pain which may be acute or chronic and debilitating.
Anesthesia is the process of administering medicine to relieve sensation and pain prior to or while doing surgery, which an anesthesiologist performs with high precision. Broad classification of anaesthesia may include :
The Anesthesiology Department at Medway Hospitals houses a group of experienced anesthesiologists who thoroughly review the doctor's assessment of the patient, discuss the patient's sedation plan with a team of medical experts and nurses, interview, and examine patients, advising the patient and their families on what to expect before, during, and after surgery. Medway Hospitals comprises a team of highly skilled anesthesiologists who are accomplished specialists in pain therapy, resuscitation, and intensive care medicine.
Pain Physician & Intervention Pain Specialist
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Anaesthesiologist and Intensivist