Women's and Children's Hospital, Adelaide

Anaesthesia - Women's

The Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Anaesthesia provides

  • anaesthetics for elective and emergency surgery
  • analgesia for labour
  • analgesia for other acute and pain management including a post operative pain service
  • resuscitation
  • a consultative role for high dependency patients
  • an obstetric and perinatal retrieval service.

The Department works with the University of Adelaide in teaching anaesthesia trainees, undergraduates and other health care professionals.


General Business 8:30am - 4:30pm Monday to Friday.

Contact Information

Unit Head

Head, Department of O&G Anaesthesia
Dr Kym Osborn


1st Floor, Queen Victoria Building

Mailing Address

Women's Anaesthesia
Women's and Children's Hospital
72 King William Road
North Adelaide 
South Australia 5006


Ph (08) 8161 7630

After hours Ph (08) 8161 7000

Fax (08) 8161 7892

Email CYWHSAnaesthesiaW&B@health.sa.gov.au

last modified: 25 Oct 2011