Surgery is a medical speciality that uses operative manual and instrumental techniques to investigate and/or treat a pathological condition such as a disease or an injury, to help improve bodily function or appearance. Pre-operative and post-operative care comes together at the Department of General Surgery.
- The department handles all major emergencies and planned surgical procedures including surgeries related to GIT, Plastic surgery, vascular surgery, hernia repair and Urology procedures.
- UGs learn the subject through a combination of theory and practical. A special highlight is the experience they earn through Operation Theatre procedures, wherein they are allowed to observe surgical procedures in an audio-visual room.
- UGs are also taught basic surgical skills like suturing, knotting, venous cut down, catheterisation, etc.
- Students learn under the Well trained specialists of Urology, Pediatric Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Surgical Oncology and Plastic Surgery, trauma, all emergencies, hernia, hydrocoel, appendix, thyroid diseases, diseases involving skin, breast soft tissues, venous disorders like varicose veins, PVD among others.