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General Surgery


General surgery deals with the surgical treatment of various conditions. General surgeons are skilled in diagnosing, treating, and managing surgical issues that affect different organs and systems in the body.
General surgeons utilise a variety of surgical techniques, including traditional open surgery, laparoscopic surgery, and robotic surgery, to carry out procedures. Additionally, they often collaborate with other specialists to ensure comprehensive care for patients with complex conditions.


  • All Kinds of General Surgeries
  • Appendectomy
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Hernia repair
  • Colectomy
  • Thyroidectomy


  • High-End ICU back up for all critical cases
  • Dedicated and technologically advanced operation theatre
  • Latest CSSD Unit to maintain the sterile

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What types of surgeries are typically performed by general surgeons?

General surgeons perform a wide range of surgical procedures, including but not limited to appendectomies (removal of the appendix), gallbladder removal (cholecystectomy), hernia repairs, bowel surgeries, thyroid and parathyroid surgeries, breast surgeries, and certain types of tumor removals. General surgeons are trained to handle both elective and emergency surgeries involving the abdomen, digestive system, endocrine system, and various other organs and tissues.

When should I consider consulting a general surgeon?

You should consider consulting a general surgeon for various reasons, such as the need for surgical treatment of conditions like hernias, gallstones, appendicitis, or thyroid disorders. General surgeons are also consulted for screenings and surgeries related to breast cancer or other suspicious lumps. If you require an evaluation for a surgical procedure, it is advisable to consult with a general surgeon to discuss your options and receive appropriate guidance.

How do I prepare for surgery?

Preparing for surgery involves following specific instructions provided by your general surgeon. This may include fasting for a certain period before the procedure, stopping certain medications, arranging for someone to accompany you on the day of surgery, and completing any necessary pre-operative tests or consultations. Your surgeon will guide you through the preparation process, addressing any concerns and ensuring that you are adequately prepared both physically and mentally for the surgery.

What can I expect on the day of surgery?

On the day of surgery, you will typically undergo a pre-operative evaluation, including vital sign measurements and any necessary laboratory tests. Once cleared for surgery, you will be taken to the operating room, where you will receive anaesthesia and be closely monitored throughout the procedure. After the surgery, you will be moved to a recovery area and closely monitored until you are stable. The surgical team will provide post-operative instructions and address any questions or concerns you may have.

What is the recovery process like after surgery?

The recovery process after surgery can vary depending on the type and complexity of the procedure performed. You may experience some discomfort, pain, or fatigue following surgery. Your general surgeon will provide specific post-operative instructions, which may include pain management techniques, wound care guidelines, activity restrictions, and dietary recommendations. It’s important to follow these instructions closely to ensure a smooth recovery and minimise the risk of complications.

Are there any risks or potential complications associated with surgery?

Like any medical procedure, surgery carries risks and potential complications. These can include infection, bleeding, adverse reactions to anaesthesia, blood clots, or damage to surrounding tissues or organs. However, general surgeons are highly trained to minimise these risks and take necessary precautions to ensure patient safety. Your surgeon will discuss the potential risks associated with your specific surgery and address any concerns you may have prior to the procedure. 

Are there any dietary restrictions I need to follow before or after the surgery?

Yes, there may be dietary restrictions before and after surgery. It’s essential to consult with your surgeon for personalized guidance. Generally, you may be instructed to fast from midnight before the surgery to ensure an empty stomach. After surgery, you may be advised to follow a modified diet that includes consuming adequate fluids, eating small, frequent meals, and avoiding spicy or greasy foods. Adhering to these dietary instructions supports healing and minimizes complications.

Can I take my regular medications before the surgery?

It’s important to consult with your surgeon regarding your regular medications before the surgery. They will provide specific instructions on whether you should continue taking them or make any adjustments. Inform your surgeon about all medications you are taking to ensure a safe and successful surgery.

When will the stitches be removed after surgery?

The timing for removing stitches after surgery can vary depending on the specific procedure and the healing progress. Generally, stitches are removed within 5 to 14 days after the surgery. Your surgeon will provide you with specific instructions about when and how to get your stitches removed. It is important to follow their guidance to ensure proper healing and minimize scarring. They will assess your incision site and determine the appropriate time for stitch removal during a follow-up appointment. 


Are there any specific activities or exercises I should avoid during the recovery period?

To aid in your recovery and prevent complications, it’s important to avoid certain activities and exercises as instructed by your surgeon. These may include heavy lifting, strenuous exercise, or any activities that strain the surgical site. Adhering to these guidelines promotes proper healing and reduces the risk of complications. Your surgeon will provide specific instructions based on your progress and healing. 

How long will I need to follow up with the surgeon after the surgery?

You will need to have follow-up appointments with your surgeon after the surgery to monitor your progress for a certain period of time. The duration and frequency of these visits will depend on your specific surgery and healing process. Attending these appointments is important to ensure proper healing and address any concerns or complications.

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