Minimal Access Surgery
Minimal Access Surgery

Minimal Access Surgery

    Minimal Access surgery is the means  of performing major surgeries via small incisions as compare to larger incision needed in tradetional laparotomy, offen using specially design instruments and miniaturized, hitech imaging systems to minimize troma of surgical exposure.

    Minimal access surgeries are

    • Laproscopy,
    • Thoracoscopy,
    • Endoluminal endoscopy.
    • Upper gastrointestinal scopy
      • Colonoscopy,
      • Cystocopy
      • Bronchoscopy and
      • Arthroscopy.


    Advantages of minimal access surgery are:


    • Post operative pain, and wound complications are reduced.
    • Post operative pulmonary complications are reduced.
    • Immunosupression caused by surgery is decreased.
    • Decreased wound trauma.
    • Improved vision.
    • Decreased heat loss.
    • Improved cosmesis.
    • Reduced contact with patients blood.
    • Short hospital stay.


    METAS Adventist Hospital provides the best minimal access surgery treatment to patients with well experienced surgeons anasthesist and good team of nurses and techinicians

    The Pharmacy provides a comprehensive range of clinical and community retail services to inpatients, visitors and staff members at METAS Adventist Hospital. The Pharmacy’s friendly, professional and courteous staff would be pleased to be of assistance with any of your needs. 


    We are able to assist you with the following:.

    We keep a computerised prescription record of all medications dispensed for you while you are an in-patient. This allows us to check for any possible side-effects and drug interactions amongst your medications.
    Any unused or expired medications can be returned to the METAS Pharmacy for safe disposal.
    We are an accredited Quality Care pharmacy and will always endeavour to offer our patients the highest standard of pharmaceutical care.  


    Dispensing Services

    A full clinical and dispensing service is offered for inpatients, Doctor’s and the general community including the following prescriptions:
    Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (staff only)
    Private prescriptions  


    Inpatient Services

    The Inpatient dispensary is fully recognised by the Department of Health and the Health Insurance Commission and is responsible for the supply of all medications necessary to meet the needs of the Hospital’s patients.
    The METAS Adventist Hospital pharmacy team is committed to ensuring that all patients are fully informed about their medications. 


    The Pharmacy also provides clinical pharmacy services including:


    • Patient Interviews
    • Pharmaceutical Review
    • Documentation of Patient Medication History
    • Adverse Drug Reaction (ADR) Management  


    Retail Shop Hours  

    24 X 7  



    The Pharmacy is located in the main Hospital , on Level 1,
    with the Hospital Out Patient Department at the rear.  



    For further information the Pharmacy staff can be contacted on the following numbers:
    General Enquiries – phone:
    +91-261- 3047308  
    For After Hours Enquiries please call the Hospital Helpline on:
    (+91) 9624555777