The Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at Apollo Bramwell Hospital is unique in the private health sector in Mauritius. With a large team of in-house anesthesiologists, the department caters to a wide range of medical requirements on a 24/7 basis.
The core areas of the department are in the provision of anesthesia and critical care services. The department is staffed by Consultant Anesthesiologists with a collective experience, both within Mauritius and internationally, of over 80 years in Anesthesia and Critical Care, covering a wide range of cases. The team provides anesthesia for patients ranging from neonates to elderly, for a large range of medical and surgical procedures including -
The Intensive Care Unit at Apollo Bramwell Hospital is under the care of the department, and also runs the intra-hospital Medical Emergency Response team. It is equipped with the latest life support equipment and experienced staff, and provides for all type of critical care support including -
The team also provides for specialized anesthesia services including 24/7 labor analgesia, ultrasound guided regional anesthesia, acute and chronic pain management, fibreoptic intubations, differential lung ventilation, permanent dialysis catheter insertion, Anesthesia in remote locations (MRI, CT Scan, Cardiac cath lab, Endoscopy Suite, Fluroscopy Suite) etc.
The department is also directly responsible for coordinating multiple critical medical services at Apollo Bramwell Hospital including -