The Department of Anaesthesiology at KEM Hospital, Pune was established in 1970 and offers exceptional anaesthetic care for patients. We specialise in critical care and are a major contributor to respiratory care and pain management. Our team of extremely skilled and well-experienced anaesthesiologists stay up-to-date with international standards, backed with the latest advanced equipment and constant upgradation of professional skills. Furthermore, the department harbours a, ‘Pain Management Clinic’ dedicated specially to anaesthetic services for the management of chronic pain in adults and children.

Our department is affiliated with the National Board of Examinations for the DNB degree in Anaesthesiology and the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Mumbai for its diploma and fellowship courses, DA and FCPS respectively, as well as the DA (CPS) and FCPS (Anaesthesiology) courses. Our consultants and trainees are exposed to multiple super speciality surgical and anaesthesiologic work. We pride ourselves in training our students, many of whom achieve professional excellence and are now established in various institutes in the country as well as abroad.


Techniques of anaesthesia:

  • General Anaesthesia
  • Regional Anaesthesia
    • Central Neuraxial Blockade – Spinal and epidural in adult as well as paediatric patients
    • Peripheral Nerve blocks – PNS and USG guided


Equipment and technology:

  • Multipara monitors: ECG / SpO2 / NIBP / IBP / Resp / Temp / ETCO2
  • Anaesthesia gas monitor
  • Bispectral Index (BIS) monitor
  • Defibrillators
  • Cardiac output monitoring by thermodilution (Swan-Ganz catheter and FloTrac)
  • Anaesthesia ventilators / transport ventilators
  • Advanced anaesthesia machines with vaporizers
  • Laryngeal mask airway / I-Gel
  • Intubating fiberscope
  • Video laryngoscopes
  • Comprehensive portable ultrasound / 2D Echo / Doppler machine
  • Peripheral nerve stimulator / Locator


Services Include:

  • Anaesthesia for specialties and super specialties
    • General Surgery, Oncosurgery, Bariatric surgery
    • Gynaecology and obstetrics
    • Orthopaedics and joint replacements
    • ENT surgery including Cochlear Implant
    • Ophthalmic surgery
    • Dental Surgery
    • Paediatric and neonatal surgery
    • Neurosurgery
    • Plastic surgery
    • Urosurgery
    • Cardiothoracic and vascular surgery
    • Transplant surgery
    • Reproductive Medicine  Division
    • Cath lab: cardiovascular, neuro and other interventions
    • Endoscopy
  • Post-operative analgesia services
  • Labour analgesia services
  • Chronic pain management
  • On-arrival nerve blocks in Emergency Medicine Department

Special Clinics and Camps

  • Pain Management Clinic
  • CPR Symposium / Workshops fortnightly on Saturdays
  • CPR Camps conducted for schools and general public



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