The General Surgery department at Narayana Health comprises of highly experienced senior surgeons and competent medical staff. It mainly focuses on abdomen, breast, thyroid gland and hernias. Operations of the oesophagus, stomach, colon, liver, gallbladder, bile duct, etc., are done with key-hole technology. Laparoscopic surgical techniques are used whenever possible since the benefits are many including smaller incisions, less post-operative discomfort, quicker recovery, shorter hospital stay, faster return to full activity and minimal scars. The Department often collaborates with other departments to perform surgeries that need more than one kind of specialists. General surgeons work with specialists in hepatobiliary, pancreatic and colorectal surgery, venous and arterial surgery, breast and endocrine surgery.
A Centre of Excellence for various surgical procedures, Narayana Health uses the latest technology for various surgeries including: - GI Surgery - Laparoscopic Surgery - Laparoscopic Appendectomy - Bariatric Surgery including Sleeve Gastrectomy, Gastric Bypass Surgery, - Diagnostic Laparoscopy - General Surgery including cyst removals, incision drainage of abscesses - Abdominal Surgery - Advanced Haemorrhoidal Surgery - Advanced Hernia Repair - Hydrocele Surgery (adult and paediatric) - Gallbladder Surgery