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Dr. K. N. Srivastava

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Dr. Rajan Madan

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Dr. Harmeet Singh Kapoor

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Dr. Prem Kumar Arora

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Dr. Mohit Jain

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Frequently Asked Questions

General Surgeon Overview

Surgery is a practice where tissues, organs or bones are adjusted, removed or repaired when afflicted by disease or trauma. It involves cutting open into the body to make beneficial changes. Surgeons are the experts of surgery. There are many different kinds of surgeons that perform various surgeries, along with a team. Surgeons are not generally primary care physicians.

Types of Conditions treated by General & Minimal Access Surgeon

Conditions treated by a general surgeon include:

  • Cancer
  • Tumours
  • Gastrointestinal diseases
  • Hernias
  • Thyroid disorders (like thyroidectomy)
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • Gastritis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Appendicitis
  • Gallstones, gallbladder inflammation
  • Abdominal pain
  • Abdominal stab wound
  • Abscesses

What kind of surgery does a general surgeon do?

Some surgeries general surgeons performs include:

  • Appendectomy
  • Colon and rectal surgery
  • Esophageal surgery
  • Endoscopy
  • Gastric bypass
  • Gallbladder removal
  • Hernia repair
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Wound repair
  • Spleen removal

When should you visit a general surgeon?

You should see a general surgeon if:

  • You need an emergency procedure
  • Your doctor has recommended surgery
  • You have an elective procedure

What does an access surgeon do?

An access surgeon makes use of tiny incisions called ports through which a camera and surgical tools are used, to conduct surgeries. It is also known as a laparoscopy and minimally invasive surgery. Access surgery means fewer complications, a shorter duration of stay at the hospital and lesser pain.

What is the difference between a minimal access surgeon and a general surgeon?

Minimally invasive surgery is a speciality of general surgery. General surgery makes use of large incisions which can lead to a longer healing duration and increases the chances of complications. The difference is that unlike traditional surgery, minimal access surgery makes use of tiny incisions which can drastically reduce the stay at the hospital and reduce the chances of complications. MIS also allows surgeons to be more precise, resulting in lesser post op discmfort and problems.

Do general surgeons do brain surgery?

Surgeons that are capable of carrying out brain surgeries are called Neurosurgeons.