The Neurology department of SAH is providing the diagnosis and management
of diseases of the nervous system which includes the brain, the spinal
cord, nerves and muscles with the experienced Neurologist. The conditions
treated by a neurologist include epilepsy, stroke and paralysis.
The department of Neurology has a digital EEG machine and trained technicians.
Facilities for CT
Scanning of the brain are available on the premises of the Hospital.
Neurology department of SAH offers the following services
Neuro Trauma Care
Advanced Trauma ICU with Ventilator
Hypertensive Intracerebral Bleeding, Vascular Lesions etc.
Paediatric Neurosurgery for Congenital malfunctions, Hydrocephalus
Spinal tumor, disc and trauma surgery etc.
2. Paediatrics and Neonatology
Paediatric Department of SAH deals with all childhood diseases. There
is a good neo natal unit well equipped with incubators, phototherapy unit
and warmers. Paediatric consultants along with the skilled and dedicated
nursing staff rendering the excellent services for the Tuticorin population.
We offer modern equipments under this department to handle the babies
with the very low weight.
Some of the Key Peadiatric surgical Procedures offered are,
Paediatric Gastrointestinal Surgery
General Paediatric surgery
Facial surgeries like Cleft lip correction
All General Surgery
cases are done by open & laparosopic methods by experience Surgeons &
Laparoscopists. Three equipped operation Theatres function round the clock.
SAH have 3 Major OTs and one Minor Surgical theatre for carrying out the
required minor procedures. Operation Theatres (O.T.s) are equipped with
the latest state ľof-the Equipment and all the O.T.s ensure that all emergencies
can be handled at a moment's notice, even when scheduled surgeries are
In addition, facilities like round-the-clock availability of trained professional
staff, Surgeons on all specialists, anesthetists and O.T.-in-charge have
become the hallmark of SAH. Fumigation, autoclaving and infection control
are done regularly and rigorously, following ISO norms and protocols.
4.Orthopaedics & Joint Surgeries:
SAH undertakes all kinds
of surgeries and operations related to both injury as well as other diseases
of the musculo skeletal system. Using sophisticated equipments like C
- Arm, repair of all kinds of fractures are performed including complicated
operations. Joint Replacements like Knee are performed done with outstanding
success. Modern management methods for injury and disease are what sets
SAH apart from other facilities.
Arthoscopy, Arthroplasty & Joint Replacement are on.
Clinical Dermatology OPD is functioning Daily with diagnostics & Cryotherapy
Regular Surgery & Sinus
Interventions with FESS & Middle ear surgeries done
Acute & Chronic Psychiatric patients & Deaddiction centre available
8.Urology and Nephrology:
SAH Urology Department offers comprehensive urological service to diagnose
and treat stone disease, incontinence, inflammation and various urinary
SAH has a well equipped Nephrology Department that takes care of all kidney
problems. The specialist consultants are supported by well trained nursing
staffs, who are experts in handling patients with kidney diseases. In
this department We have a separate dialysis unit for providing the 24
hours Haemo Dialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis with the Nephrologists and
Some of the Procedures are listed below.
Pyelolithotomy (Stone Removal) etc.,
This department comprises of the eminent Gastroenterologist & Interventional
Endoscpies with the supportive dedicated team for providing the clinical
and therapeutic Gastroenterology.
Special Facilities are :
All types of Scopies & Interventions:
Interventional EVL Banding
Stenting ?pyloric, Oesophageal
Dilatation procedures like
Stricture & Pyloric Obstruction Dilatation
Gall stone retrivel & stenting are done
Regular OPD Services & IOL is done
16. Oncology: Medical : Qualified Oncologist is handling case of
Surgical : Team of Surgeries manage Surgeon
Cancer Registry is maintained.
Effects are on to bring in Radio Therapy Services. 11.Anaesthesia
Anaesthesia care is provided for all types of surgical and invasive procedures
from the most straightforward to the most complex. In addition to anaesthesia
services for surgery a separate division of the department cares for patients
with chronic pain problems. A dedicated acute pain Management team cares
for post operative pain. 18.Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation:
SAH Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Unit provides rehabilitation
services to patients with injuries related to trauma, bun etc. they also
treat patients for wound care, hand, stoke rehabilitations and diabetic
foot care etc including producing custom made orthotics.