General Surgery

General surgery is a specialty which deals with identification, diagnosis and treatment of various diseases, including esophagus, stomach, duodenum, small bowel, large bowel, appendix, liver, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts, spleen, thyroid gland, head and neck diseases, breasts, skin cancers, trauma and all types of hernia. Sometime general surgeon, which is a surgeon which have degree in general surgery, can do endoscopes, both upper and colonoscopies Sometime general surgery considered the father of all other surgical specialties, because of the subjects that general surgery deal with.

General surgery, sometime, which have the following branches;

Trauma, in this branch a surgeon can deal with immediate and life threatening conditions at emergency.

Laparoscopic surgery, in this branch, surgeon is able to do most of the operations by special sets of instruments, which collectively called laparoscopic sets, for example gallbladder, appendix, colonic operations, and all types of hernia.

Bariatric, this specialty is called weight losing surgeries, which includes different types of surgeries for decreasing weight in obese people. Again these operations are done by using laparoscopy.

Hepatobiliary surgery, in this specialty, the surgeon is involved only in dealing with disease of liver, gallbladder, bile duct and pancreas. Most of the time, this is the specialty which does liver transplant.

Colorectal surgery, in this specialty, the surgeon deals with diagnosis and treatment of colonic and rectal conditions, this includes lower gastrointestinal bleeding, colorectal carcinoma and inflammatory bowel diseases.

Breast surgery, this specialty deals with breast conditions, and surgical management of different kinds of benign and malignant diseases that affects breast.

All these types of operations and specialties are available at our hospital, CMC Private Hospital, in a most professional way, under supervision of well-trained surgeons and staffs.