General Surgery

General Surgery

Overview

The Department of General Surgery provides comprehensive Surgical services. Elective and emergency surgical procedures are performed throughout the year. All Benign and malignant diseases are scientifically managed. Malignancies are discussed in a forum of Tumor Board consisting of surgeons, Medical and Radiation Oncologists and decisions are made on treatment.

Treatment & Procedures

A wide range of open and laparoscopic procedures are being done. All benign and Malignant Thyroid nodules, Neck masses, Breast diseases, GI diseases, Hernias, Diabetic foot, Peripheral Vascular Diseases, Skin and soft tissue infections are managed with utmost care and comfort of the patients.. A well-equipped state of art Radiology Department facilitates in early diagnosis of suspicious lesions and aids in wire guided biopsy / excision of non-palpable lesions in the breast. Trauma cases including blunt & penetrating injuries of the abdomen are attended to on time.

Day care Procedures include excision of small lumps, breast lumps, lymph node biopsy and Incision and Drainage of abscesses.

Diagnostic Upper Gastrointestinal endoscopy and Colonoscopy are done as per indications. Endoscopic Banding, sclerotherapy for bleeding varices / ulcers and dilatation of strictures are some of the endoscopic therapeutic procedures being done.

Dr. T. S. Radhika

MS
Chairperson General Surgery

Dr. C. Madeswaran

MS, Mch, FIAGES
Consultant Surgical Gatroenterologist & Laparoscopic Surgeon

Dr. A. Sekar

MS, FMAS, FIAGES
Consultant General, Laparoscopic Surgeon & Endoscopist