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Reviews of Dr. Nikhil Yadav - Best General & Laparoscopic Surgeon in India
Dr. Nikhil Yadav
General & Laparoscopic Surgeon
Hospital Plot, Rd Number 201, Dwarka Sector-3, Dwarka, New Delhi, Delhi 110075, India
18 Years of experience
1.0 Rating | 1 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Dr. Nikhil Yadav
Reviews of Dr. Praveen S - Best General & Laparoscopic Surgeon in India
Dr. Praveen S
General & Laparoscopic Surgeon
Kirloskar Business Park, Bellary Rd, Godrej Woodsman Estate, Hebbal Kempapura, Bangalore, Karnataka 560024, India
14 Years of experience
0.0 Rating | 0 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Dr. Praveen S
Reviews of Dr. Rashmi Pyasi - Best General & Laparoscopic Surgeon in India
Dr. Rashmi Pyasi
General & Laparoscopic Surgeon
Sector - 44, Opposite HUDA City Centre, Sector 45, Gurugram, Haryana 122002, India
20 Years of experience
0.0 Rating | 0 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Dr. Rashmi Pyasi
Reviews of Dr. Nidhi Khandelwal - Best Laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgeon in India
Dr. Nidhi Khandelwal
Laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgeon
Swami Vivekananda Rd, Near LIC, LIC Colony, Suresh Colony, Vile Parle West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400056, India
13 Years of experience
0.0 Rating | 0 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Dr. Nidhi Khandelwal
Reviews of Dr. Tulip Chamany - Best Laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgeon in India
Dr. Tulip Chamany
Laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgeon
154, 9, Bannerghatta Main Rd, Opposite IIM, Sahyadri Layout, Bilekahalli, Bengaluru, Karnataka, 560076, India
30 Years of experience
0.0 Rating | 0 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Dr. Tulip Chamany
Reviews of Dr. Jagananth Kulkarni - Best Laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgeon in India
Dr. Jagananth Kulkarni
Laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgeon
Panaji, Dr E Borges Rd, Dona Paula, Goa 403004, India
17 Years of experience
0.0 Rating | 0 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Dr. Jagananth Kulkarni
Reviews of Dr. Ved Prakash - Best Laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgeon in India
Dr. Ved Prakash
Laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgeon
Badkal Flyover, Road, Sector 21A, Faridabad, Haryana 121001, India
20 Years of experience
0.0 Rating | 0 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Dr. Ved Prakash
Reviews of Dr. Vikas Singhal - Best General & Laparoscopic Surgeon in India
Dr. Vikas Singhal
General & Laparoscopic Surgeon
CH Baktawar Singh Rd, near Olympus, Medicity, Islampur Colony, Sector 38, Gurugram, Haryana 122001, India
19 Years of experience
0.0 Rating | 0 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Dr. Vikas Singhal
Reviews of Dr. Sunil Dhar - Best General & Laparoscopic Surgeon in India
Dr. Sunil Dhar
General & Laparoscopic Surgeon
W-3, Ashok Marg, near Radisson Blu Hotel, Sector-1, Vaishali, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh 201012, India
21 Years of experience
0.0 Rating | 0 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Dr. Sunil Dhar
Reviews of Dr. Nanda Rajneesh - Best General Laparoscopic & Breast Surgeon in India
Dr. Nanda Rajneesh
General Laparoscopic & Breast Surgeon
C No 2/2 & 2/3, God Beesanahalli, Vartur Hobli Oppa Intel, Outer Ring, Goda Beesanahalli, Marathahalli, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
19 Years of experience
0.0 Rating | 0 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Dr. Nanda Rajneesh

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is a General Surgeon?

Medical professionals who are specially trained to perform various surgical operations are known as general surgeons. Surgery is a technique of detecting, modifying, or treating a medical ailment. A general surgeon works with a team of anesthesiologists, nurses, and surgical technicians. They are trained in all the nine basic areas of surgery including:

  • The digestive tract
  • Management of traumatic injuries via surgery
  • The head and neck
  • The blood vessels and heart
  • Surgery of critically ill patients
  • Abdomen and its organs
  • The skin and soft tissue, including the breasts
  • The endocrine system
  • Surgical treatment of cancer
What are the qualifications of a General Surgeon?

General surgeons are medical professionals who have specific training in treating an illness or injury using surgical methods.

  • To become a surgeon one must complete their undergraduate medical schooling and also attain an M.S. degree and years of hands-on practice.
  • They also go through a residency program of up to 5 years.
  • They have to gain certification from their country’s medical board to become licensed practitioners.
What are the subspecialties of a General Surgeon?

A general surgeon can further opt to specialize in any of the following specialties:

  • Vascular surgery
  • Pediatric surgery
  • Hospice and palliative medicine
  • Cardiovascular including heart, lungs, esophagus, and chest
  • Critical care surgery
  • Complex general surgical oncology
  • Hand surgery
  • Colorectal
  • Ophthalmic
  • Oral and maxillofacial
  • Plastic
  • Ear nose and throat
  • Neurosurgery (brain and spinal cord)
  • OB/GYN
What conditions do General Surgeons treat?

A general surgeon can treat a variety of conditions based on their training and practice. They have intensive knowledge of anatomy, physiology, immunology, Pathology, shock, wound healing, and resuscitation. They can provide treatment and care for

  • preoperative care
  • postoperative care
  • patient management and guidance
  • Surgical process
  • endocrine system
  • soft tissues, breast, and skin
  • abdomen and its organs
  • pelvis issues
  • alimentary tract
  • head and neck surgery
  • pediatric surgery
  • surgical critical care
  • surgical oncology
  • trauma and burns
  • transplants and vascular surgery
What diagnostic tests are required by the General Surgeon?

A general surgeon may order various tests to ensure a safe and sound surgery. Some of the common tests and procedures involve:

  • Blood tests: Complete blood count, BMP, coagulation studies, transfusion studies.
  • Magnetic resonance imaging
  • CT Scans
  • X-ray
  • ECG/EKG
When should you visit a General Surgeon?

Patients should have a visit to a general surgeon for a variety of reasons. Some of the most common reasons for general surgery are listed below:

  • A general physician recommended the surgery in case medications won’t be enough.
  • Failure of alternative therapies leads to a visit to the surgeon.
  • Being stuck in a medical emergency like gallstones and hernia that needs immediate operative management.
What can you expect from your first visit with a General Surgeon?

During the first visit with your general surgeon, they'll walk you through the procedure and answer any questions you have. A general surgeon will instruct you regarding how to prepare for the procedure, which may include:

  • Whether or not you'll be required to take any tests
  • If you need to start or stop taking any medications.
  • If you must refrain from eating or drinking before the treatment,
  • A general surgeon will also go over the recuperation process with you. If your surgery necessitates a hospital stay, they will inform you about how long you'll be there and what you'll need once you go home.