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We have fully equipped OT and CSSD (Central Sterile Supply Department). We have following types of sterilization

  • Autoclave: Steam sterilization
  • ETO (Ethylene Trade Oxide): All type of plastic and tubing are being sterilized with ETO as per the standards
  • STERRAD (Gas plasma sterilizer): We also have one of the advanced sterilization in which we sterilize all endoscopic and laparoscopic instruments. One of the advantage of this is sterilization is done within 30 minutes and the instruments can be used immediately.

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Operating rooms: We have 3 operating theaters. Each theater is equipped to conduct most advanced and complicated surgery.

  • In OT we have well trained nurses to assist in latest endoscopic / laparoscopic surgery
  • OT environment is being periodically monitored by sending the surveillance swabs. These measures provide sterile environment and has resulted in minimal infection rate. So we use single dose antibiotics in most elective cases.
  • Strict aseptic precautions and sterile atmosphere is monitored with continuous airflow filtered by HEPA (High Efficiency Particulate Air) filters and the same has been monitored in all theaters.
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Patient safety: We mainly focus on patient safety and these are some of the steps

  • Patient is identified with wrist identification tag and patient file in transfer bay
  • Time out (Patient name, Hosp. No and surgery side, antibiotics given) is being done by the Anesthetist in the presence of Surgeon and scrub nurse before starting surgery
  • OT temperature and humidity is monitored
  • We have Warm touch machine a to keep the patient warm, especially pediatric cases
  • We apply TED (Thrombo Embolic Devices) and SCD (Sequential Compression Device) during the prolonged surgery to avoid DVT(Deep Vein Thrombosis)

NU Hospitals has been pioneering in Nephrology, Urology and Fertility (IVF) treatment over the last 20 years. Our highly specialised experts are richly experienced in treating rare and complex conditions. It was one of the first in Karnataka to conduct a successful kidney transplantation surgery and also the first to equip Urology department with the most advanced flexible endoscopes. Having a robust team of subspecialty specific urology team at NU has significantly improved the overall success rates. Men’s Health Clinic is one of its kind in South-India dealing with Men’s Sexual and Reproductive Health. Our Male and Female Fertility (IVF) specialists comprehensively support the couples with the latest treatment and heartfelt compassion every step along the path to parenthood. At NU, every aspect of healthcare is coordinated and the entire team works together to provide exactly the care one needs. We are constantly updating the policies and collaborations to ensure that people in need are getting access to the most cutting-edge care and treatment.


Public Notice: NU Hospitals would like to inform the general public that NU Hospitals practices all organ transplants in accordance with The Transplantation of Human Organs Act 1994.
NU Hospitals do not buy or sell any organ and seriously condemn the act. NU Hospitals do not by any nature seek your personal information such as name, telephone, address or banking details for any purpose.