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Dr. Ashok Nayak

Dr. Ashok Nayak

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MBBS, MS - General Surgery

General Surgeon


Laparoscopic Surgeon


40 Years Experience Overall  (40 years as specialist)

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Dr. Ashok Nayak is a General Surgeon and Laparoscopic Surgeon in Rajajinagar, Bangalore and has an experience of 40 years in these fields. Dr. Ashok Nayak practices at Nayak Hospital in Rajajinagar, Bangalore,Vijaya Hospital in Basaveshwaranagar, Bangalore and Trupti Nursing Home in Basaveshwaranagar, Bangalore. He completed MBBS from Institute of Medical Sciences & SUM Hospital in 1977 and MS - General Surgery from Institute of Medical Sciences & SUM Hospital in 1980. He is a member of Karnataka Medical Council and Indian Medical Association (IMA).

Rajajinagar, Bangalore

Nayak Hospital

#3367, 4rd Cross,Gayatrinagar Rajajinagar. Landmark: Near More Sopping Mall, Bangalore

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Mon - Sun

08:00 - 02:30


Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a general surgeon?

A: A general surgeon is a doctor highly skilled in surgery of a wide range of and most commonly occurring diseases.

Q: What are the procedures for which a general surgeon can perform surgery?

A: A general surgeon performs surgery for digestive tract (oesophagus and related organs), abdomen and its contents, appendicitis, hernia, gallbladder, breast, skin, and soft tissue and endocrine system.

Q: Can a general surgeon peform surgery for cancer treatment?

A: A surgeon who has completed his training in general surgery and, then specialized in oncology can perform surgery for cancer treatment.

Q: How general surgeon is different from a specialist surgeon?

A: A general surgeon is highly skilled in surgical procedure for various parts of the body. They are also trained in pre, during and post-operative surgical critical care and injury due to accidents. However, a specialist surgeon, after having training in general surgery, gets additional training in a particular speciality related to a specific system of the body. e.g. orthopedic surgery

Q: Can a general surgeon do the surgery for appendicitis?

A: Removal of appendicitis is called as appendectomy and is a common surgical procedure performed by a general surgeon.


MBBS - Institute of Medical Sciences & SUM Hospital, 1977
MS - General Surgery - Institute of Medical Sciences & SUM Hospital, 1980


Karnataka Medical Council
Indian Medical Association (IMA)


14846 Karnataka Medical Council, 1977
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