Internal Medicine & Critical Care Unit

  • Invasive & Non Invasive Mechanical Ventilation

  • Advanced Hemodynamic Monitors like PAC Cardiac Output Monitoring

  • Advanced Modalities like CRRT, Intermittent Hemodialysis & Noval therapies

What We Do

  • The Internal Medicine Department at our hospital include a team of highly qualified and experienced physicians whose primary role is to deal with the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and provide immediate basic needs of a multitude of patients entering the hospital seeking relief.
  • Apart from accurate diagnosis, timely intervention and management of an underlying complication, we focus on patient’s comfort, education about the underlying diseases and the various modalities of treatment as well as the patient’s choice of treatment.
  • Routine medical cases as well as emergencies are very efficiently handled by the physician leaving no stone unturned to diagnose and treat the condition. We have 24hrs pathology and radio-diagnostic services to aid in expert management of patients.

About Internal Medicine & Critical Care

  • Internal Medicine is a base speciality and its assistance is sought by all super specialities. We have all super specialty consultants- Neurologist, Nephrologists, Cardiologist, CVTS Surgeon, Urologist, Pulmonologist, Oncologist, Gastroenterologist, ENT Surgeon, Orthopedic & Joint replacement Surgeon, Plastic Surgeon, Psychiatrist and Anaesthesiologist.
  • The primary goal of the department is to combine the latest evidence-based medicine with experience and thoughtful decisions about the patients to foster wellness and healing.
  • Round the clock availability of specialist consultants make many patients from all parts Aurangabad District and neighbouring districts seek referral to this centre.

Sub-Departments

  • Department of Critical Care

Diseases

  • Department of Medicine:

    • Chronic Medical Disorders like Hypertension, Diabetes, Endocrine Disorders and Haematological Diseases etc.
    • Providing patient centred medical care
    • Management of patients with extensive clinical needs
    • Management of chronic and complex multisystem diseases
    • Preventive health check-ups
    • Pre-operative clinic for optimising medical co-morbidities and provision of peri-operative support in patients undergoing surgery
  • Critical Care Unit:

    • Infectious Diseases – Malaria, Dengue, Typhoid, Pneumonia, GI infections, Meningitis etc.
    • Multi Organ Failure
    • Sepsis and related complications
    • Acute Myocardial Infarction, ACS, Heart Failure, Heart Block etc.
    • Post-Surgical High Risk Patients requiring continuous monitoring
    • Post-Bypass (CABG) patients
    • Kidney Failure and related Diseases
    • Acute Stroke (Paralysis) and other Neurological Disorders requiring continuous Neurological monitoring
    • Diseases requiring high level care & management like Pancreatitits, Pneumonias, Encephlaopathy, Polytrauma, Post-operative patient

Treatments

  • Cardiac Emergencies like Acute Myocardial Infarction, Cardiogenic Shock as per standard Interventional guidelines & protocol
  • Invasive & Non Invasive Mechanical Ventilation.
  • Basic as well as advanced hemodynamic monitors like PAC cardiac Output Monitoring etc.
  • Advanced procedures like IABP, PAC Insertion, Pacemaker insertion are done routinely bedside in ICU.
  • Routine use of advanced modalities like CRRT (Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy), intermittent hemodialysis and Noval therapies like haem-absorptions & extracorporeal Cytokine removal.

Instruments Used

  • Multichannel monitoring including ETCO2 & pulmonary arterial pressure.
  • Continuous Cardiac output monitoring.
  • Bedside EEG, EMG-NCV studies, 2D Echo, Sonography & Doppler studies in coordination with other departments.
  • Hemodialysis, SLED, CRRT, IABP, Pulmonary catheter, Temporary pacing-intravenous & transcutaneous.
  • Sophisticated ventilators for invasive as well as non-invasive ventilation
  • Proximity to OT complex, Cathlab, CT scan & MR imaging.
  • Resuscitation equipment, maintenance of crash carts, defibrillation equipment & advanced airway devices.
  • Advanced Ventilators and Multipara Monitors.
  • Care taken to ensure proper natural light for each patient.
  • Portable digital X-ray
  • Separate counselling room for relatives thus improves communication and confidence.

Doctors

M.B.B.S., D.N.B. (Med), I.D.C.C.M.

M.B.B.S., F.C.P.S. (Med)