The professional doctor who uses his knowledge and skills in order to perform surgery on various organs of the human body like stomach, esophagus, bile ducts, gallbladder, pancreas, thyroid gland, skin, breast, hernia, vascular system etc. in order to treat the diseases associated with these organs is commonly known as general surgeon.
WHEN SHOULD YOU CONSULT GENERAL SURGEON?
A general surgeon can perform emergency surgery in case of trauma care as well as burns.
WHAT IS THE ROLE OF GENERAL SURGEON?
A general surgeon knows how to perform a surgery in the least invasive way making good use of techniques like general anesthesia and laparoscopy.
COMMON PROBLEMS YOU SHOULD SEE GENERAL SURGEON FOR
A general surgeon has the knowledge, experience and skills to manage morbidly obese patients by providing them with surgical weight loss and counseling.
DID YOU KNOW?
A doctor needs at least 10 years of medical education in order to become a general surgeon.