The doctor who is associated with the surgery of various body organs like gall bladder, bile ducts and other organs in the abdomen, the thyroid gland, the soft tissues in the body, the skin, breast, hernias and the vascular system is known as a 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 provide preoperative, operative and postoperative care to his patients as a result of his vast experience and skills in the field.
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.