Critical Care


The first tertiary care centre to establish an organized critical care unit in Trivandrum. The department has 10 years of excellent track record in treating seriously ill patients. The unit manages round the clock patient care under one senior consultant and three consultants. The unit supports 7 different specialty intensive care wards. We offer highly skilled protocol based management for various medical as well as surgical emergencies.

Services Offered

We offer the following

Treatment for lung contusion and fracture ribs.
Treatment for severe head Injury.
Treatment for various poisoning.
Treatment for chronic obstructive airway disease (COAD).
Latest treatment strategies for adult respiratory distress syndrome.
Protocol based management for early diagnosis and treatment for sepsis.
Different ventilator strategies for cardiac failure.
Acute and Chronic pain management.
Newer asthma management systems.
Respiratory therapies for the obese individuals.
Excellent infection control rates similar to international standards.
Antibiotic policy as per local antibiogram.
ICU surveillance programmes to maintain quality care.

Treatment Modalities provided are

Advanced ventilation services with invasive and noninvasive ventilation
Advanced haemodynamic monitoring and invasive procedures in ICU
Diagnostic and therapeutic bronchoscopy/ Bronchoalveolveolar lavage
Percutaneous dialational Tracheostomy for better cosmetic appearance and safety
Ultrasound guided procedures in ICU (fast scan,venous and arterial Doppler, ultrasound guided ICP monitoring)
Ultrasound guided vascular catheter placement
Team leaders for resuscitation and cardiac arrests
Critical care service for referred patients
Retrieval of patients from outside hospital for expert critical care and neurointensive care services
ECMO SERVICES (Extra corporeal membrane axygenator) FOR SERIOS LUNG CONDITIONS (outsourced)
Supports Organ transplant programmes
Pain clinic for acute and chronic pain

Ananthapuri Hospitals And Research Institute

Dr.Anilkumar Asokan

MD(Anaes), DA, DNB(Anaes),MNAMS


Dr Anil Kumar, Senior Consultant Intensivist and Head of Critical Care. A veteran with more than 25 years of experience in India and abroad, in the field of Anesthesiology and Critical Care and 20 years of exclusive experience in the field of Intensive… | View Profile