ANESTHESIOLOGY DEPARTMENT

This department has a central position in the organization of care provision at the Center. It works in partnership with the Surgery Departments but also with the Radiation Service for the anesthesia of children treated by High Energy Proton Therapy and with the Imaging Service for interventional radiology procedures.

 

The Anesthesiology Department consists of three units:
Anesthesiology Unit
Head Dr. Pierre-Henri KOULMANN
Coordinating nurse: Ms. Marcelle DASSONVILLE
Continuous monitoring unit
Head Dr. Raphaël HECHEMA
Coordinating nurse: Mrs. Aïchata SOW
Pediatric anesthesia unit
Head Dr Lucas OPITZ
Coordinating nurse: Mrs Florence GERNEZ

The department is specialised in:

  • General anesthesia for patients with gynaecological cancer
  • General anesthesia for patients with cancer of the face and neck, especially those requiring free or pedicled flap reconstruction
  • Postoperative follow-up of DIEP flap surgery, laparotomy and resection surgery with reconstruction of the ENT sphere in the Continuous Surveillance Unit.

 

 

  • General anesthesia and local-regional anesthesia in gynecological surgery and ENT
  • General anesthesia in digestive endoscopies
  • General anesthesia in interventional radiology
  • General anesthesia in pediatric proton therapy
  • Observations and treatment of patients in Continuous Monitoring Unit
  • Management of acute postoperative pain
  • Organization of vital intra-hospital emergencies

Head of Department
Dr Pierre-Henri KOULMANN

Dr Thomas BERNELIN
Dr Daniela BOTEZATU
Dr Lucas CHEMALY
Dr Raphaël HECHEMA
Dr Fabio FERRARI
Dr Nathalie FRAYSSINET
Dr Lucas OPITZ
Dr Carmen POPOVICI
Dr Jacqueline VERVOITE

Contact +33 (0)4 92 03 13 42
catherine.oustric@nice.unicancer.fr