Emergency/ Trauma

Overview

Trauma / Emergency Care at Lilavati Hospital is an exclusive center committed to provide immediate treatment in any emergency. All the Emergency Medicine doctors, trauma surgeons and support staffs are trained to deal with cases from minor injuries to patients requiring advanced trauma care.

The primary objective of the centre is to provide acute care to injured patients. This centre provides round-the-clock service with access to modern operation theatres, fully stocked 24-hour pharmacy & imaging and diagnostic tools for immediate and accurate diagnosis of the patient's condition. The emergency care staff are specially trained and equipped to respond to patients who need immediate and prompt medical care.

Services

The Center is equipped to handle all emergencies ranging from minor to major medical and accident emergencies including:

  • Surgical
  • Medical
  • Emergency care for elderly / handicapped, terminally ill patients with multi-system failures.
  • Treatment of mass casualties and disaster victims.
  • Wound suturing, incision and drainage, dressing, application of plaster of paris casts.
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, endotracheal intubation, securing central venous access, facility for treating poly -trauma and severe head injuries.
  • 24hrs pharmacy
  • Ambulance

Technology and Infrastructure

  • Tertiary trauma centre with a trauma team including Neurosurgeon, Orthopedician, General surgeon and Anesthesist.
  • Emergency operation theatre, triage room, trauma bay, transit ward, code system with CPR team and shock room that is exclusively meant for cardiac arrest patients for CPR (Cardiopulmonary resuscitation)
  • Ventilators, cardiac monitors, biphasic defibrillator and all the emergency equipments and drugs required to handle every emergency are available.
  • Mobile X-Ray unit, an ultra sonogram and CT & MRI facility.
  • Zero-infection environment, Zero-infection certified blood and blood components and many other critical factors, imperative in critical care treatment