Departments

Department of Anesthesiology & Critical Care

Introduction

Department of Anaesthesiology is under surgical division since the establishment of Tri-Chandra Military Hospital which then shifted to Shree Birendra Hospital, Chaauni. Since then the department has been providing anaesthetic services to elective as well as emergency surgical procedures.

Now the responsibility of the department is not only limited to operation theatre but also outside theatre to ICU, PAC/ PAIN clinic, CT/ MRI room, endoscopy/colonoscopy, Electroconvulsive therapy etc. Similarly, the department has been deploying consultant for Medivac of critically ill patients and stand by doctor for VVIP's.

 Head of the Department (HOD): Col Dr Bhuban Raj Kunwar

Services

Department of Anaesthesiology and critical care provides following services
1) Clinical services:
a) Anaesthetic services inside operation theatre for elective and emergency surgical procedures like gastrointestinal, urological, Gynaecology & obstetric, neurological, orthopaedic, thoracic etc.
b) Vascular procedures like central venous catherization and dialysis catheter insertion.
c) ICU services like ICU rounds of critically ill patients especially on ventilator at medical/surgical ICU, neuro ICU etc.
d) Pre-anaesthetic Clinic provides pre-anaesthetic assessment of patients undergoing elective surgical procedures.
e) Pain clinic provides assessment of patients requiring chronic pain management and plans for pain management procedures.
f) Anaesthetic services outside operation theatre for providing sedation/ monitored anaesthesia care for diagnostic/ therapeutic procedures like endoscopy/colonoscopy, CT scan/ MRI, Electroconvulsive therapy, Bronchoscopy etc.
g) As an Aeromedical Evacuation Team (AMET) for Medivac of critically ill patients especially requiring ventilator support.
h) As a stand by Anaesthesiologist during movement of VVIP's.
i) As an Anaesthesiologist for Level one plus Hospital in LIBYA (UNSMIL).

2) Academic services:
a) Department of Anaesthesiology provides academic activities include classes/ tutorials for undergraduate MBBS students at NAIHS/SBH.
b) Department also provides academic activities classes/journal club/ tutorials for postgraduate students at of Anesthesia SBH.
c) Department also provides classes for basic and advance anaesthetic assistant courses.
d) Runs CME program on Wednesday at SBH twice a month and CME program of Society of Anaesthesiogist (SAN) every year.
e) It also Provides a course of ACLS to the Hospital staff / Medical persons who are selected for UN mission in Libya.

Sub Dept

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Sub Department/Section

Remarks

1.  PAC  
2. PAIN  
3.  ICU  

Specialists

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Name of Specialist

Remarks

1. 

Prof Dr Nilmani Upadhyaya                 

 Professor

2.

Maj. Gen Dr Sashi Rai 

 DGMS

3. 

Brig. Gen Dr Nagendra Bahadur K.C.        

 Principal

4. 

Brig. Gen Dr Udaya Bajra Bajracharya

 Surgical Division Head

5. 

Col Dr Bhuban Raj Kunwar          

 HOD, Anesthesia

6. 

Lt Col Dr Sunita Panta

 

7. 

Lt Col Dr Santosh Khadka

 

8. 

Maj Dr Mallika Rayamajhi

 

9. Maj Dr Bishwo Ram Amatya

 

10. Maj Dr Puja Thapa

 

11. Maj Dr Thaneswor Rijal

 

12. Maj Aasish Shah  

Working Schedule

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Sub Department/Section

Timing

Remarks

1

Operation Theatre (OT)

  • Elective cases (9 am- 4 pm)
Remarks: Anaesthetic services available till elective OT finishes
  • Emergency cases (24 hr coverage)
 
2

PAC clinic 

9am - 4 pm

 
3

PAIN clinic

9 am- 4 pm

 
4

ICU

9 am - 4pm, on call after 4 pm

 

 

Faculty Members

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Name of Specialist

Remarks

1. 

Prof Dr Nilmani Upadhyaya     

 Professor

2.

Maj. Gen Dr Sashi Rai         

 DGMS

3. 

Brig. Gen Dr Nagendra Bahadur K.C.  

 Principal

4. 

Brig. Gen Dr Udaya Bajra Bajracharya

 Surgical Division Head

5. 

Col Dr Bhuban Raj Kunwar

 Head of the Department (HOD), Anesthesia

6. 

Lt Col Dr Sunita Panta

 

7. 

Lt Col Dr Santosh Khadka

 

8. 

Maj Dr Mallika Rayamajhi

 

9. Maj Dr Bishwo Ram Amatya
10. Maj Dr Puja Thapa
11. Maj Dr Thaneswor Rijal
12. Maj Aasish Shah  

Future Faculty members

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Name

Remarks

1. 

Maj Dr Ravish Mishra                       

 BPKIHS

2.

Capt Dr Sakchyatkar Bista                        

 NAAMS

3. 

Capt Dr Krishna Dhakal          

 NAAMS

4. 

Capt Dr Alok Raj Gautam

 AFMC

5. 

Capt Dr Pradeep        

 AFMC

Head of Department


Col Dr. Bhuban Raj Kunwar