Anaesthesiology and Reanimation

Anaesthesiology and Reanimation

Anaesthesiology is the speciality devoted to pain relief and full patient care before, during and after surgery. Likewise, it is responsible for the treatment of acute or chronic non-surgical pain.

The Anaesthesiology and Reanimation service at Hospital Dr. Gálvez aims to control the patient’s perioperative process, ensuring his/her safety, comfort and wellbeing.

The field of action of this service is in all areas of the hospital, attending patients from surgical, medical and central services, upon request.

The Service works in the intra-hospital field and covers: pre-anaesthesia consultation, anaesthesia administration in the operating theatre, post-surgical recovery and reanimation, post-anaesthesia monitoring of patients, sedations and anaesthesia in special units (minimally invasive and special diagnostic and therapeutic procedures), etc.

The team of anaesthetists at Hospital Dr. Gálvez works 24 hours, 365 days a year in order to ensure each procedure is safe and comfortable.

The portfolio of services in this speciality includes:

  • General Anaesthesia
  • Paediatric General Anaesthesia
  • Local-regional Anaesthesia
    • Epidural Anaesthesia
    • Spinal Anaesthesia
    • Phlebo-Anaesthesia
    • Brachial Anaesthesia
  • Treatment of chronic pain and acute pain
  • Arthritis, arthrosis
  • Chronic Lumbalgo
  • Oncological Pain
  • Daily Pre-operative procedures
  • 24-hour Emergency Service