Physicians at the Anesthesiology and Recovery Department provide pre-operative assessment, anesthesia and post-operative pain control servicesto all patients of all ages at Makassed Hospital. The department consistsof six rooms fully-equipped with anesthetic equipment and devices, andmonitoring screens to deal with all types of surgeries, including one roomespecially designed for emergencies. Working at the Anesthesiology andRecovery Department are four anesthesiology specialist physicians,assisted by four resident doctors (who are part of Makassed’s medicalspecialisation program for the teaching and training of interns from AlQuds University’s School of Medicine), as well as a number of highly-skilled anesthesiology technicians and highly-experienced nurses.The department’s technicians assist the medical sta+ in preparing theequipment and the drugs to be administered, and with the maintenance ofthe anesthesiology and recovery rooms. At the end of each operationpatients are transferred to the well-equipped recovery unit for closesupervision.The Anesthesiology and Recovery Department is on call 24 hours a dayand in view of the extensive activities at the Radiology Department,anesthesiologists are also called frequently to provide short anesthesiasfor special procedures.
Names of the specialized physicians working at theAnesthesiology and Recovery Department:Dr. Hassan Saayfan: Anesthesiology and recovery specialist and head ofthe department.Dr. Ibrahim Kaloti: Anesthesiology and recovery specialist.Dr. Adnan Farhood: Anesthesiology and recovery specialist.Dr. Mahmoud Hijazi: Anesthesiology and recovery specialist.Dr. Hany Abu-Sneineh: Anesthesiology and recovery specialist
The Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery Department performs approximately 140 operations each year. Since Makassed Hospital …