By employing an optimal, evidence-based methodology, the primary support function for all specialties, the Department of Anaesthesiology delivers inter-disciplinary medical attention based on applications of anaesthesia in critical care, diagnostics and surgery. Our team of BLS/ACLS trained Anaesthesiologists, with the aid of high-tech clinical backing extends expert services to all specialities at all times from patient-centered perioperative clinical services in surgery, to the induction of anaesthesia for diagnostic procedures, to rendering quality care to the critically ill in the most efficient manner. The department functions 24x7 rendering anaesthesia and pre-operative medical care for a wide range of elective and emergency surgeries for patients of all age categories. Safety is at the heart of anaesthesia practice and our doctors perform basic pre-operative assessment, optimization and counseling for surgery and anaesthesia which ensures better compliance and prognosis. Moreover, Vijaya Hospital comprises a full-fledged squad of Anaesthesiologists who besides support the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and arrange for required critical care support to the Emergency Department.