A general surgeon is the doctor who has the knowledge and skills to treat a vast variety of diseases associated with the abdominal region, the thyroid gland, the skin, breast, soft body tissues, the peripheral vascular system of the human body and hernias by conducting a surgical operation if required.
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 is technically proficient in performing surgeries and operations associated with the several parts of the human body like head, neck, abdomen, endocrine system, vascular region etc.
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?
The first general surgeon was found in Egypt as early as the 1600 BC.