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 surgery on all the organs along the alimentary tract and also inside the abdomen.
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.