"A good surgeon knows how to operate. A better surgeon knows when to operate and the best surgeon knows when NOT to operate." The Department of General Surgery is manned by consultant surgeons highly qualified and well trained in India & abroad having great experience in open and laparoscopy surgery. There is 24 hours cover for all surgical emergencies including all sorts of trauma. The department encompasses preventive, diagnostic and therapeutic conservative and / or surgical intervention.
Doing almost 2000 laparoscopy cases per year including routines such as Cholecystectomy, appendectomy etc. as well as advanced laparoscopic procedures like Spleenectomy, Nephrectomy, Adrenalectomy, Thymectomy, Colorectal surgery, Fundoplication, Hernia and Obesity surgeries.
The Department holds the record of maximum number of Splenectomies in Maharashtra and very soon it will be in India. The Department holds the record of operating the oldest survivor of cancer of colon.(100 years successfully). Recognized for Post-graduate DNB General Surgery, by National Board of Examination New Delhi for 1 seat since Jan 2011.
General Surgery Entire range of visceral surgeries for abdomen and chest! Special emphasis on Minimal Invasive or Laparoscopy Surgery, Thoracoscopy and Endoscopy. Vascular Surgeries including varicose veins, embolectomy. Thoracoscopy and conventional surgeries. All kinds of trauma emergency surgeries.