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Dr. Ananth Pai: Best General Laparoscopic Surgeon in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

30 Years of experience

Speaks: English

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Ananth Pai is a specialized General Surgeon. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in United Arab Emirates. The doctor has 30 Years of experience and is associated with , one of the best hospitals in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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Dr. Nikunj Gupta: Best Gastrointestinal Surgeon
 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Gastrointestinal Surgeon

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, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

8 Years of experience

Speaks: English

USD 168 USD 140 for video consultation


Dr. Nikunj Gupta is a specialized General Laparoscopic Surgeon in the United Arab Emirates. And one of the most sought-after medical specialists in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The doctor has over 10 Years of experience and is associated with NMC Royal Hospital, DIP.

Association and Memberships Dr. Nikunj Gupta is part of:

  • Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (IAGES)

Certifications :

  • Dr. Nikunj did his fellowships in basic (Fellowship course of Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, FIAGES) and advanced laparoscopic surgery (Fellowship course in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, FALS)

Qualifications :

  • MBBS
  • MS General Surgery
  • M.Ch in Surgical Gastroenterology

Hospital Address :

NMC Hospital, DIP - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

What is the medical expertise of Dr. Nikunj Gupta?

  • Dr. Nikunj Gupta is an acclaimed gastrointestinal surgeon with over 8 years of experience.
  • He is competent in performing bariatric surgery such as laparoscopic gastric bypass/ sleeve surgery, laparoscopic colorectal surgery, hepatopancreatic biliary surgery, hiatal hernia repair, thoraco-laparoscopic esophagectomy and gastrectomy.
  • Dr. Nikunj Gupta has impressive academic credentials. His qualifications include M.Ch in Surgical Gastroenterology(SGPIMR, Lucknow) MS in General Surgery(NHLM Medical College,Ahmedabad) and MBBS (BJ Medical College, Ahmedabad).
  • Dr. Gupta is a part of prestigious associations such as the Indian Association of Gatrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons(IAGES).
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Dr. Ladha El Zaqui: Best  in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

 

, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

20 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Ladha El Zaqui is a specialized Bariatric Surgeon in United Arab Emirates. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. The doctor has over 20 Years of experience and is associated with NMC Royal Hospital Sharjah.

Association and Memberships Dr. Ladha El Zaqui is part of:

  • Gulf Obesity and Metabolic Surgical Society (GOSS)

Qualifications :

  • Medical education at the University of Louvain, Brussels

Hospital Address :

Al Zahra Hospital - Sharjah - United Arab Emirates

What is the medical expertise of Dr Ladha El Zaqui?

  • Dr Ladha El Zaqui is an expert bariatric surgeon who has more than 25+ years of experience.
  • His core areas of expertise are laparoscopic gastric bypass, colon resection, gastric sleeve surgery, breast surgery, stomach resection, and treatment for conditions like haemorrhoids, lipomas, basal cell carcinoma and pilonidal sinus.
  • He is a well-known expert in thyroid surgery. Thus, he has served on the thyroid care consulting panel at reputed hospitals in Brussels such as the Hospital Saint-Luc.
  • His qualifications include MD and FRCS(Belgium).
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Dr. Merezban Piloo Katrak: Best  in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

 

, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

20 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Merezban Piloo Katrak is a specialized Bariatric Surgeon in United Arab Emirates. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The doctor has over 20 Years of experience and is associated with NMC Specialty Hospital.

Association and Memberships Dr. Merezban Piloo Katrak is part of:

  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (MRCS), UK
  • Indian Association of Gastro Intestinal Endo Surgeons (I.A.G.E.S)
  • National Academy of Medical Sciences (MNAMS), New Delhi
  • The Indian Society of Gastroenterologist Middle East (ISG - ME)
  • Asia Pacific Hernia Society (APHS)

Certifications :

  • Training in Haemorrhoidal THD procedures at Policlinico Gemelli Hospital, Italy
  • Fellowship in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery - Bariatrics and Metabolic Surgery from Indian Association of Gastro-Intestinal Endo Surgeons (I.A.G.E.S), New Delhi, India
  • Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India

Qualifications :

  • MBBS
  • MRCS

Hospital Address :

NMC Specialty Hospital Abu Dhabi - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

What is the medical expertise of Dr Merezban Piloo Katrak?

  • With over 20 years of experience, Dr Katrak is an esteemed bariatric surgeon with expertise in performing laparoscopic surgeries.
  • He is proficient in executing a range of surgeries such as hernia surgery, laparoscopic cholecystectomy, bariatric surgery, minimally invasive surgeries for varicose veins, hemorrhoidal THD procedure, laparoscopic cholecystectomy, and pilonidal sinus surgery.
  • Dr Katrak also organizes and participates in various conferences such as the International Hernia Conference at NMC, Abu Dhabi(UAE) in 2017.
  • He has also attended workshops to enhance his skills such as the Advanced Bariatric Surgery workshop at the University of Istanbul(Turkey) and Sharjah and a workshop on Advanced open hernia surgery at Imelda Hospital(Belgium). Additionally, he has also organized a workshop on Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Repair at Sharjah Surgical Institute. He also obtained training at the Abdominal Wall Repair(AWR) workshop in Mumbai, India(2017).
  • He is also associated with bodies like the Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo Surgeons and the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh(MRCS, UK).
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Dr. Basim Alkhafaji: Best  in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

 

, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

20 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Basim Alkhafaji is a specialized Bariatric Surgeon in United Arab Emirates. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The doctor has over 20 Years of experience and is associated with Canadian Specialist Hospital.

Association and Memberships Dr. Basim Alkhafaji is part of:

  • Emirate Society Of Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgeons (ESLES)
  • International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO)
  • Asia Pacific Hernia Society (APHS)
  • Emirate Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons (ESMBS)
  • Emirate society of Gastroenterology
  • Iraqi Medical Association

Certifications :

  • Fellow of Royal College Of Surgeons, Ireland
  • Fellow of American College Of Surgeons, America
  • Fellow of International college of Surgeons

Qualifications :

  • M.B.Ch.B, Iraq
  • Laparoscopic Higher Diploma Of Laparoscopy, France
  • Higher Diploma Of General Surgery, Iraq

Hospital Address :

Canadian Specialist Hospital - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

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Dr. K Kerim Erdem Ulucay: Best  in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

 

, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

10 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. K Kerim Erdem Ulucay is a specialized Gastroenterologist in United Arab Emirates. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The doctor has over 10 Years of experience and is associated with Canadian Specialist Hospital.

Association and Memberships Dr. K Kerim Erdem Ulucay is part of:

  • Turkish Medical Association
  • Turkish Laparoscopic Surgery Association
  • Fellow of International Collage of Surgeons

Qualifications :

  • MD from Izmir, Turkey – 1992.
  • Master in General Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey – 2004.
  • Diploma of Laparoscopic Surgeon, Strasbourg, France – 2005
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Certificate, Istanbul, Turkey – 2006
  • Advance Diploma in Healthcare Management ( UK ) – 2017

Hospital Address :

Canadian Specialist Hospital - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

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Dr. Samer Obeidat: Best  in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

 

, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

14 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Samer Obeidat is a specialized Urosurgeon in United Arab Emirates. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The doctor has over 14 Years of experience and is associated with Kings College Hospital Dubai.

Qualifications :

  • MBBS,
  • MRCS(Ed),
  • FRCS(Urol),
  • FEBU
  • CCT (UK)

Hospital Address :

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Dr. Gilbert Ayoub: Best  in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

 

, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

18 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Gilbert Ayoub is a specialized Surgical Oncologist in United Arab Emirates. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The doctor has over 18 Years of experience and is associated with NMC Royal Hospital, Khalifa City.

Association and Memberships Dr. Gilbert Ayoub is part of:

  • Member of the Arab Medical Union in Europe
  • German Society of Surgery
  • German Society of Visceral Surgery

Qualifications :

  • MBBS - Medical University in Russia (KGMU)
  • Master Degree in General/Visceral Surgery at St. Marie Hospital in Siegen (academic teaching Hospital of the University of Marburg in Germany).

Hospital Address :

NMC Royal Hospital Khalifa City - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

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Dr. Vino Varghese Kolady: Best  in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

 

, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

20 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Vino Varghese Kolady is a specialized General Laparoscopic Surgeon in United Arab Emirates. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates. The doctor has over 20 Years of experience and is associated with NMC Specialty Hospital - Al Ain.

Qualifications :

  • MS General Surgery - Coimbatore Medical College, 2004
  • M.R.C.S (Ed) - Coimbatore Medical College, 2007

Hospital Address :

NMC Specialty Hospital Al Ain - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

What is the medical expertise of Dr Vino Varghese Kolady?

  • Dr Vino Varghese Kolady is an exceptional surgeon with expertise in laparoscopic surgery. He has over 20 years of experience in performing complex thyroid surgeries, bariatric surgeries, laparoscopic cholecystectomy, stapler hemorrhoidectomy, laparoscopic hernia repair, TRAM flap after mastectomy, and total thyroidectomy.
  • Dr Kolady is a part of reputed professional associations such as the Asia Pacific Hernia Society.
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Dr. Mamdouh Taha: Best  in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

 

, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

20 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Mamdouh Taha is a specialized General Laparoscopic Surgeon in United Arab Emirates. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The doctor has over 20 Years of experience and is associated with LLH Hospital, Abu Dhabi.

Qualifications :

  • MBBCh
  • MD
  • PhD
  • FMAS
  • DMAS

Hospital Address :

LLH Hospital Abu Dhabi - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

What is the medical expertise of Dr Mamdouh Taha?

  • With 20 years of experience, Dr Mamdouh Taha is a competent surgeon who specializes in laparoscopic surgery. He has expertise in surgical gastroenterology, cholecystectomy, laparoscopic hernia repair, breast surgery, appendectomy, laparoscopic gallbladder procedures, and surgery for emergency conditions such as appendicitis and perforated viscus.
  • Dr Taha has been inducted into the Wall of Honor of the Royal Society of Medicine in London, UK. He is the recipient of the Medal for Gallantry and Bravery from the GHQ UAE Armed Forces.
  • Dr Mahmoud Taha is a life member of the World Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons. He is a part of many other prestigious societies such as the Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons(USA), the Berlin Surgical Association, the Emirates Medical Association and the Sudanese Medical Association.
  • He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine(FRSM), UK, a Fellow of the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons(SAGES), USA and a Fellow of the International Enterostomal Association.
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Dr. Sokiyna Al Ameer: Best  in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

 

, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

8 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Sokiyna Al Ameer is a specialized General Laparoscopic Surgeon in United Arab Emirates. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The doctor has over 8 Years of experience and is associated with NMC Royal Hospital, Khalifa City.

Association and Memberships Dr. Sokiyna Al Ameer is part of:

  • Jordan Surgical Society
  • Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
  • Emirates Medical Association ( Emirates General surgery Society)

Certifications :

  • Internship Training in Jordan University Hospitals (JUH)
  • Residency Training Jordan University Hospitals (JUH)
  • Specialization Degree in General Surgery - University of Jordan, 2013
  • Certificate from Jordan board in General Surgery from Jordan Medical Council

Qualifications :

  • MBBS - Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST), 2007

Hospital Address :

NMC Royal Hospital Khalifa City - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

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Dr. Dhanashri Samadhan Patil: Best  in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

 

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

6 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Dhanashri Samadhan Patil is a specialized General Laparoscopic Surgeon in United Arab Emirates. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. The doctor has over 6 Years of experience and is associated with Zulekha Hospital Sharjah.

Qualifications :

  • MBBS
  • MS (General Surgery)
  • DNB (General Surgery)
  • FMAS
  • ATLS Fellowship in Minimal Access surgery (MUHS)

Hospital Address :

Zulekha Hospital - Sharjah - United Arab Emirates

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Dr. Mokhtar Ali: Best  in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

 

, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

25 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Mokhtar Ali is a specialized General Laparoscopic Surgeon in United Arab Emirates. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The doctor has over 25 Years of experience and is associated with NMC Royal Women's Hospital.

Certifications :

  • Dr. Mokhtar Ali obtained his fellowship in Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland and he had his training in Paediatric Surgery in Central, Jazeera and Mafraq hospital in Abu Dhabi. He then obtained Fellowship of European Board in Paediatric Surgery in 2010.

Qualifications :

  • Dr. Mokhtar Ali obtained his MD from the National university of Athens, Greece in 1983, then had his training in Surgery in Sudan and in Central Hospital and Jazeera hospital in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Hospital Address :

Brightpoint Royal Women's Hospital - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

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Dr. Faris Dawood Abdul Razaq Alaswad: Best  in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

 

, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

25 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Faris Dawood Abdul Razaq Alaswad is a specialized General Laparoscopic Surgeon in United Arab Emirates. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The doctor has over 25 Years of experience and is associated with NMC Specialty Hospital, Al Nahda.

Association and Memberships Dr. Faris Dawood Abdul Razaq Alaswad is part of:

  • Vice Chairman of the European Board of Surgery
  • Member of the European Society of Surgery
  • Member of the Scientific Surgical Committee of American Society of Abdominal Surgery

Certifications :

  • Fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons (Glasgow, UK)
  • Fellow of the European Board of Surgery
  • Fellow of the Iraqi Committee of Medical Specialties (general surgery)
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

Hospital Address :

NMC Speciality Hospital Al Nahda Dubai - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

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Top General Surgeon in United Arab Emirates

General surgeon in Dubai

General surgeons are skilled and trained to deal with a broad spectrum of disorders and diseases that may affect people of all age groups. They are highly acquainted with various types of management, including pre-operative measures, operative measures as well as post-operative treatments. They are also educated about the elective as well as the non-operative treatment procedures that can help relieve the symptoms, thereby curing a wide range of ailments altogether. Hence, to serve the needful, best general surgeons in Dubai, Singapore, and other major cities are always sought after due to the decades of experience crowning their glory on the global platform.

  1. Best General Surgeon in Dubai

General surgeons are decorated with degrees from prestigious universities and are able to diagnose and cure some of the most fatal diseases thereby saving thousands of lives. Hence, some of the such best general surgeons in Dubai, UAE are:

  • Dr. Maen Al Khateeb

  • Dr. K G Mathew

  • Dr. Mouhsen Al Hosain

  • Dr. Theodoros Lagoudis

  • Dr. Hesham Souka

  1. Procedures performed by General surgeon in Dubai

There are several procedures performed by general surgeons all over the world, depending on the type and extent of disorder affecting the candidate. Hence, here are some of the common procedures implemented:

  • Ambulatory Phlebectomy

  • Breast Biopsy, Core

  • Breast Biopsy, Open/ Lumpectomy

  • Colon Cancer Surgery

  • Hemorrhoids

  • Hemorrhoids (Advanced)

  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

  • Laparoscopic Colon Resection

  • Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication

  • Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Repair

  • Lung Surgery

  • Sclerotherapy and Ultrasound-Guided Sclerotherapy

  • Thyroid Surgery

  • Ultrasound

  • VINUS Closure

Top General Surgeons in United Arab Emirates

DoctorAssociated Hospital
Dr. Gilbert AyoubNMC Royal Hospital, Khalifa City, Abu Dhabi
Dr. Nazim AirifaiNMC Royal Hospital Sharjah, Sharjah
Dr. Mokhtar AliNMC Royal Women's Hospital, Abu Dhabi
Dr. Priya DevadasNMC Royal Hospital Sharjah, Sharjah
Dr. K Kerim Erdem UlucayCanadian Specialist Hospital, Dubai
Dr. Faris Dawood Abdul Razaq AlaswadNMC Specialty Hospital, Al Nahda, Dubai
Dr. Ahmed Awad salim EL HakeemNMC Royal Hospital Sharjah, Sharjah
Dr. Shashi TiwariNMC Specialty Hospital, Al Nahda, Dubai

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Who is a General Surgeon?

General surgeons are doctors who specialize in surgical procedures to treat conditions related to various body parts. A general surgeon is part of a surgical team that includes nurses, an anesthesiologist, and surgical technicians. A general surgeon has specialized knowledge of different surgical processes, from the initial evaluation through preparation and post-operative management.

A general surgeon understands all the below-given basic areas of surgery:

  • The endocrine system
  • Surgical management of traumatic injuries
  • Care of critically ill patients with surgical needs
  • The digestive tract
  • Surgical treatment of cancer
  • The abdomen and its contents
  • The skin and soft tissues, such as the breasts
  • The head and neck
  • The blood vessels, heart

Today, most general surgeons are familiar with minimally invasive procedures like laparoscopy. Laparoscopic surgeries make use of much smaller tools, including small cameras that allow the surgeon to see what is going on inside the body. These specialized instruments will help the surgeon make much smaller cuts than they could with conventional procedures.

General surgeons have a broad knowledge of different diseases and conditions. They will tell you whether you require surgery and what kind of surgery would be best for you. As general surgeon treats a variety of conditions, they need to meet unique needs.

What are the qualifications of a General Surgeon?

Anyone interested in becoming a general surgeon needs to go through a long period of medical education for acquiring board certification and licensure. After completing 10+2 with PCB, a candidate can continue your further studies towards becoming a general surgeon.

These doctors have special training in the field of general surgery. They have to earn an MBBS degree before focusing on their specialty area.

After obtaining an MBBS degree, the next step is to pursue the PG course, MS, which is one of the most popular PG courses after MBBS. This degree makes you eligible for practicing as a general surgeon. A surgeon's residency program includes at least 48 weeks of full-time work with patients.

Some of the specialization areas for a prospective general surgeon are:

  • General surgery
  • Gynecologic oncology
  • Ophthalmic
  • Orthopedic
  • Pediatric
  • Urology
  • Colon and rectal
  • Cardiothoracic
  • Gynaecology, Obstetrics
  • Neurological
What conditions do General Surgeons treat?

General surgeons provide medical as well as surgical care. They focus on injuries and conditions affecting the breasts, abdomen, digestive system, skin, and endocrine system. They also evaluate imaging tests, lab tests, and biopsies as part of delivering care. Surgeons treat people of all ages, with a wide range of conditions.

Here are some common conditions they treat:

  • Abdominal pain
  • Gallbladder Inflammation and Ggeneral surgeontones
  • Gastrointestinal (GI) Diseases: gastroesophageal reflux disease, liver cirrhosis, ulcers, gastritis, pancreatitis, and inflammatory bowel disease
  • Hernia, cancer
  • Thyroid disorders: thyroid cancer, hyperthyroidism, goiter, and non-cancerous thyroid tumors, cysts, or nodules
  • Varicose veins
What diagnostic tests are required by General Surgeon?

Many general surgeons recommend routine laboratory tests before admission to the hospital, or before some outpatient procedures, to identify exact problems that may complicate surgery if not detected and treated early. A general surgeon may tell you to get the below tests done to identify your condition and design a treatment plan accordingly.

  • Electrocardiogram (ECG)
  • Chest X-rays
  • Urinalysis
  • White blood count
  • CT scan, MRI scan
  • Ultrasound
  • Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Scan
  • Endoscopy
  • Biopsy
  • Coloscopy
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colposcopy
  • Echocardiogram
When should you visit a General Surgeon?

Your doctor/general physician may refer you to a general surgeon depending on the diagnostic reports and the complexity of your condition. General physicians and other doctors work very closely with general surgeons in case the treatment plan requires an invasive approach. It may be because the medications are not working and there’s a disease that needs to be removed surgically by a general surgeon.

Below are some symptoms which suggest that you need to consult a general surgeon to discuss your problem and get treatment options.

  • Skin lesions
  • Breast lumps
  • Consistent pain in the abdomen
  • Gallbladder disease or ggeneral surgeontone
  • Hernia
  • Intestinal obstruction or perforation
  • Gastrointestinal problem
  • Inflammation in internal organs
  • Uncontrolled internal bleeding
  • Appendicitis
  • Gunshot wound
What can you expect from your first visit with a General Surgeon?

When you visit with a general surgeon, they will thoroughly evaluate your health in order to make sure that surgery is the right option for you. The surgeon will also explain the procedure and answer your queries about the procedure.

Your first visit with a surgeon typically is a consultation designed to assess your medical history and tests, review how the problem may be affecting you, and completely examine you to collect the necessary information that will help in deciding the next steps together. Sometimes, we might need more information like additional tests and discussions with your PCP to ensure that all of the medical issues have been addressed.

Your general surgeon will tell you how to get ready for the operation, including:

  • If you need to take any medications
  • If you need to take any tests
  • Whether you have to avoid drinking or eating before the procedure

The surgeon will tell you what to expect during your recovery. If your surgery needs a hospital stay, they will tell you how long you could expect to stay in the hospital and what you will require once you are discharged.

Which are the most common procedures performed by a General Surgeon?

Some common procedures performed by a general surgeon include:

  • Laparoscopic / Open Appendicectomy
  • Minimal Invasive Haemrrhoidectomy (Stapled hemorrhoidectomy)
  • Laparoscopic / Open Cholecystectomy
  • Surgery for Gynaecomastia
  • Modified Radical Mastectomy
  • Pilonidal Sinus Excision
  • Appendectomy
  • Cesarean section
  • Carotid endarterectomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy
  • Hysterectomy
  • Inguinal hernia repairs
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Ambulatory Phlebectomy
  • Breast Biopsy, Core
  • Breast Biopsy, Open/Lumpetomy
  • Colon Cancer Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hemorrhoids (Advanced)
  • Colon Resection
  • Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Lung Surgery
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vinus Closure

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