Anaesthesia has traditionally meant the condition of having sensation (including the feeling of pain) blocked or temporarily taken away. This allows patients to undergo surgery and other procedures without the distress and pain they would otherwise experience.
Physiotherapy is a health profession that assesses and provides treatment to individuals to develop, maintain and restore maximum movement and function throughout life. This is provided through The Back Institute (TBI Health).
Cardiology is a medical specialty dealing with disorders of the heart. The field includes diagnosis and treatment of coronary artery disease, heart failure, heart valve disease and congenital heart defects. Cardiac surgery is surgery on the heart and surrounding blood vessels. Frequently, it is done to treat complications of ischemic heart disease (for example, coronary artery bypass grafting), correct congenital heart disease, or treat heart valve disease.
Gastroenterology is the branch of medicine whereby the digestive system and its disorders are studied. Diseases affecting the gastrointestinal tract, which includes the organs from mouth to anus are the focus of this specialty.