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Thailand(Navy), Kingdom of

Capital: BangkokArea: 513 . 115 km2Population: 66 . 785 . 000Official Language: Thai

Surgeon General
Panlert Klaewtanong MD
Vice Admiral

Royal Thai Navy
504 Taksin Road Thonburi
Bangkok 10600
THAILAND

Basic Task of the Military Medical Service
Health service for beneficiary.
Health service for readiness.
WAR – MOOTWAR – DISASTER

Structure

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Military Hospitals
Photo Somdejphrapinklao Hospital
Number of beds: 750
Specialized Clinics: Ob – Gyn Laparoscopy, Family Planning Clinic
Internal Medicine,Dermatology,
Nephrology, Oncology, Haematology, Endocrine, Neurology,
Chest clinic, Pediatrics New born, Preterm, Nephrology, Respiratory
diseases, Allergy, Surgery Laparoscope, Proctoscope,
Plastic Surgery, Urology, Neuro Surgery, Orthopedics
Laparoscope, Opthalmology Lens implantation, Corneal
transplantation, Otolaryngology Speech therapy, Alternative
medicine Acupuncture.


Somdejphranangchaosirikit Hospital
Photo Number of beds: 420 beds
Specializations: General hospital
Number of departments: Directorate
Division, Division of Out-Patient,
Division of Medicine, Division of
Surgery, Division of Obstetrics and
Gynaecology, Division of Pediatrics, Division of Orthopedics,
Division of Anaesthesiology, Division of Ophthalmology,
Division of Otorhinolaryngology, Division of Physical Medicine
And Rehabilitation, Division of Dental, Division of Nursing,
Division of Professional Activities, Division of Medical
Services, Division of Pathology, Division of Radiology, Division
of Pharmacy, Division of Supports, Division of Finance.
Main diagnostic equipment: Spiral CT scan, Fluoroscope
ultra-sound, Gastroscope, Bronchoscope, Ureterorenoscope,
Echo Cardiogram.

Bangkok Naval Hospital
Number of beds: 76 beds.
Specializations: Psychiatry & Drug addict.
Number of departments: 4.
Specialized clinics: Psychiatry clinics, Rehabilitation clinics,
Oriental clinics.
Main diagnostic equipment: Plain X-Ray, Routine blood
chemistry tests & urine examination, EKG.

Abhakornkiartiwong Sattahip Naval Base Hospital
Number of beds: 47 beds can be extended to 108 beds.
Specializations: psychology, underwater medicine, preventive
medicine.
Number of departments: 12.
Specialized clinics: Psychiatry, Alternative Medicine.
Main diagnostic equipment: blood chemistry laboratory,
microbiology, x-ray.
Equipment: 1 Inflatable tent, 4 tents.

Institutes
Division of Underwater and Aviation Medicine
Establish, provide and maintain Underwater and Aviation
Duty Medical Standards for the Navy Personnel, provide
Medical Support for the Underwater Operations and Aviation,
provide Medical Support in Aeromedical Evacuation, Referral
Centre for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, Data Collection, Analysis,
Evaluation, Research and Development in Underwater
and Aviation Medicine.

Division of Education
Training facilities for Medical Service Officers: Post basic
surgical nursing and perioperative nursing, Underwater and
hyperbaric nursing, Pathological technician program, Post
basic program in mental health and psychiatric nursing, nursing
of heath promotion and prevention, Medical logistics
technician, Dental technician program, Underwater and
hyperbaric medicine for psychiatric.

Number of Medical Service Personnel
Officers ......................................................................2 111
NCO............................................................................1 138

Field Deployments
Medical Battalion,
Service Support Regiment Marine Division

First Responder:
• First Aid.
• Basic first aid (self aid, buddy aid).
• Advance First Aid (combat lifesavers).
• Combat Medic and/or Corpsman Care.
• Advance Casualty Management.
Equipment:
Tents: ................................................................................7
Physician box: ...................................................................8
Physician bag: .................................................................. 9
Medic box: ......................................................................27
Medic bag: ....................................................................165
Protected Ambulance cars: ................................................4

Experience of active deployment with medical services of
other nation:

Humanitarian assistance in disaster relieve at Iran,
Indonesia, Humanitarian assistance in peace operation in
Timor-Leste and Iraq.

Civil-Military Cooperation
Medical Battalion, Service Support Regiment Air and Coastal
Defence Command

National Health and Medical Action plan for disaster prevention
and relieve.
Equipment supplied: 2 tents, medical box, set minor, set
suture, 80 medic bags, 3 field ambulance transport vehicles.