General Surgery

General surgery is a surgical specialty that focuses on abdominal contents including esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder, appendix and bile ducts, and often the thyroid gland (depending on local referral patterns). They also deal with diseases involving the skin, breast, soft tissue, trauma, peripheral vascular surgery and hernias and perform endoscopic procedures such as gastroscopy and colonoscopy.

General surgeons may sub-specialize into one or more of the following disciplines:

  • Trauma Surgery / Surgical Critical Care

  • Laparoscopic Surgery

  • Colorectal Surgery

  • Vascular Surgery

  • Endocrine Surgery

  • Transplant Surgery

  • Surgical Oncology

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

  • Pediatric Surgery

General Surgery Treatments

  • Femoral Herinoplasty

  • Endovenous Laser Treatment for varicose veins

  • Total Colectomy And Ileostomy

  • Sigmoid Colectomy

  • Thyroidectomy

  • Total Pancreatectomy

  • Hernia Repair-Epigastric

  • Hernia Repair

  • Unilateral Varicose Vein Ligation And Stripping

  • Bilateral Varicose Vein

  • Endovenous Laser Treatment (EVLT) - Varicose Veins (Single Extremity)

  • Whipple’s