Department of burns is highly equipped with all necessary latest equipments and gadgets like air beds, air purifier, central oxygen line, modern critical care beds, invasive and non-invasive monitors, bath trolleys and Ventilators.
Our Burns Center is a self-sufficient unit. This fully air-conditioned, offers round-the-clock treatment to burns patient of all ages Special care is taken to keep the area germ free by regular disinfection measures and cross infection is prevented by practicing barrier nursing. The availability of trained staff in intensive burn care complements this modern infrastructural setup thereby providing very high salvage rates for acutely burnt patients.
Department of burns is headed by plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Kamal Kishor Porwal( M.S., M.Ch.,D.N.B.).
Department of supported by is other ancillary specialities and superspescialities viz. Intensivist, Chest physician, General surgeon, Pediatrician, Microbiologist, Neurophysician, Gynecologist, psychiatrist, Nutritionist, Physiotherapist and a social worker. Early burn wound excision and immediate wound cover can improve the chances of survival in major burn cases. Availability of homo graft and newer material like collagen etc has markedly changed the Pattern of treatment as well as outcome.
Corrective surgeries for post burn deformities are routinely performed.