The department of anesthesiology being the backbone of surgical specialities plays a crucial role in pre, peri and post-operative period. They provide anaesthesia for geriatric, adult, paediatric and neonatal patient covering 24-hour service in the operation theatre and during medical, radiological procedures. They are involved in acute, chronic pain management services and labour analgesia. The department is committed to practice evidence-based medicine. The hospital has 14 operation theatres in the OT complex and 2 operation theatres in casualty and emergency department. Being a tertiary care hospital, SSNMC Super Specialty Hospital caters general surgery, ENT/head and neck surgery, orthopaedic, onco surgery, urology, plastic surgery, vascular facio-maxillary surgery, obstetrics and gynaecology, ophthalmology and trauma care.