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Anaesthesia & Operation Theatre Services

Anaesthesia

Introduction

We started our anaesthetic services shortly after the opening of Tuen Mun Hospital in March 1990. Our department is now providing more than 15,000 anaesthetics per year in virtually every surgical field except for open heart surgery. Apart from providing anaesthetic care in our 12 major operating theatres, and we also provide services in other settings, such as labour analgesia, acute and chronic pain services, electroconvulsive therapy, interventional radiology, resuscitation, and trauma management.

Apart from active participation in patient care, we also promote education and professional training to our staff, as well as quality assurance and clinical improvement programmes.

To achieve excellence in all areas of the department, we continue to promote the efficient use of time and resources with the aim of providing our patients with quality and affordable healthcare.

Scope of Services

Anaesthetic care for various specialties

  • General surgery and other surgical subspecialties (urology, thoracic surgery, paediatric surgery, vascular surgery, plastic and reconstructive surgery)
  • Orthopaedics and traumatology
  • Obstetrics and gynaecology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Otolaryngology (Ear, nose and throat surgery)
  • Ophthalmology
  • Dental and maxillofacial surgery

Other services

  • Labour analgesia
  • Pre-operative assessment clinic
  • Post-operative acute pain services
  • Chronic pain services and interventional pain management
  • Day surgery
  • Trauma resuscitation
  • Anaesthesia in remote areas - interventional radiology, electroconvulsive therapy, radiotherapy, cardiac catheterisation laboratory

Contact Us

Address: 5th Floor, Operating Theatre, Tuen Mun Hospital
Operation Theatre

Introduction

The Operating Theatre of NTWC is composed of Tuen Mun Hospital and Pok Oi Hospital. The Operating Theatre of Tuen Mun Hospital is composed of 4 operating theatre floors, namely T2, T3, T4 and T5. There are totally 11 theatres. Two theatres are assigned for emergency operation for 24 hours continuous service from Monday to Sunday. The Operating Theatre serves seven departments, namely:-

  • Department of Dental and Oral Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Department of Ear, Nose and Throat
  • Department of Neurosurgery
  • Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology
  • Department of Ophthalmology
  • Department of Surgery

Scope of Service

  • Provide operative service to all list operation
  • Provide 24 hours emergency operation service in Tuen Mun Hospital
  • Major Trauma
  • Acute and Chronic Pain Service
  • Organ Harvesting
  • Parent Present Induction Program for pediatric patient
  • Patient education for "Ear, Nose and Throat", "Obstetrics and Gynaecology" and Surgical patient who undergo surgery

Contact Us

Address: 5th Floor, Operating Theatre, Tuen Mun Hospital