Department of Anesthesia

Department of Anesthesia

Government Medical College & Hospital Jalgaon


  • Professor: Dr Surekha Sudhir Chavan MBBS MD PGDGM FGSI PHD (Sch)
  • Associate Professor: Dr Amit Hiwarkar
  • Assistant Professor: Dr Harshad Mahajan, Dr Anju Paul
  • Senior Resident: Dr Krunal Suryawanshi, Dr Priyanka Ladole, Dr Chetankumar Adrat, Dr Vaibhav Solanke

Resident Doctors

  • Dr Kuldeepkumar Goyal
  • Dr Amruta Kagdelwar
  • Dr Kshitija Tonapi
  • Dr Taseen Sida A S


  • Daily Pre Anaesthesia OPD (annual OPD 2800 in 2023)
  • Anaesthesia Services for All Specialties: General Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Orthopaedics, Spine Surgery, THR/TKR, OBGY, Oral Surgery, ENT, Ophthalmology, Oncosurgery
  • Pain Clinic & Pain Services
  • 24x7 Emergency Services
  • ICU Services
  • TICU Services


  • Dr Surekha Sudhir Chavan: 35
  • Dr Amit Hiwarkar: 4
  • Dr Harshad Mahajan: 3
  • Dr Anju Paul: 4
  • Dr Krunal Suryawanshi: 2
  • Dr Priyanka Ladole: 1
  • Dr Chetankumar Adrat: 1
  • Dr Vaibhav Solanke: 1

Any other Information

  • Well established modular OT.
  • Anesthesia Department is well equipped with modern workstations all difficult airway equipment including video laryngoscope and fibre optic bronchoscope and portable ventilators.
  • Department is giving training for UG and PG students in skilled lab simulation lab and autonomous Human Lung Simulator.


  • First Government Medical College to start the daily pre-anaesthesia OPD (March 2023)
  • 4 CPS-DA graduates from Anaesthesia Department GMC Jalgaon
  • Dr. Surekha Chavan: Invited as Faculty/Judge for various scientific national and international conferences
  • Conducted COLS activity week (15-21 Oct 2023) and created BLS awareness in 1200 public Population
  • Conducted COLS activity for Officers and Employers of Commissioner Office of Jalgaon
  • Regular BLS training for Interns, Doctors, and Nursing Students
  • Dr. Iqbal Nabi: International Award of Excellence in Essay Writing by ISSP Aurangabad (Sept 2023)
  • Dr. Anju Paul: International Best Researcher ISSN Award (June 2024) at Trichy, Tamil Nadu. European Diploma in Anaesthesiology and Critical Care

Research Projects

  • Anesthesia department is conducting various non-dissertation research projects this year focussing on public awareness studies, geriatric anesthesia, psychiatric illnesses and pain specialties studies.
  • 1. Prospective Comparative Observational Study of Efficacy and safety of Paravertebral Block on Postherpetic Neuralgia (PHN) in elder patient with oral medication in tertiary care center
  • 2. A cross sectional study of knowledge, attitude and practices about anaesthesia speciality among MBBS intern Doctors
  • 3. Knowledge and perception of Anaesthesiology as a branch of medical science and Anaesthesiologists role and expertise among patients attending anaesthesia OPD in tertiary care centre in India
  • 4. Assessment of risk factors of psychiatric illness in patients in tertiary care Hospital
  • 5. Knowledge, attitude and practices about long term outcomes among chronic Prospective observational study of association and correlation of preoperative Electrocardiography changes during anesthesia management among older (age>60 years) surgical patients in tertiary care centre.
  • 6. A prospective observational study of comparison of preoperative and postoperative functional and cognitive assessment in geriatric patients (age>60 years)
  • 7. Knowledge, attitude and practices about long term outcomes among chronic alcoholic patients admitted in tertiary care hospital - Descriptive qualitative study