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 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?
A doctor needs at least 10 years of medical education in order to become a general surgeon.