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Dr. S.Jayakanthan

Dr. S.Jayakanthan

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MBBS, MS - General Surgery

General Surgeon


General Practitioner


Laparoscopic Surgeon

9 Years Experience Overall  (5 years as specialist)

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Dr. S.Jayakanthan is a Consultant General & Laparoscopic Surgeon, Trained in Traumatology (Trauma Care) & Podiatric surgery (Diabetic Limb Preservation).

Kilkattalai, Chennai

Sarvi Health Care

10, Big Street, Landmark: Near Murugan Temple, Chennai

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Mon - Sat

06:00 - 10:00


10:00 - 12:00


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 - Mahatma Gandhi Medical College & Research Institute, Pondicherry, 2011
MS - General Surgery - Sree Balaji Medical College and Hospital, Chennai, 2015


Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Association of Surgeons of India (ASI)


2011 - 2012 Casualty Medical Officer at Dr.Kamatchi Memorial Hospital
2012 - 2015 Junior resident- General surgery Dept at Sree Balaji Medical College
2015 - 2016 Senior resident- General surgery Dept at Karpaga vinayaga institute of medical sciences
2016 - 2017 Asst.Professor-- General surgery Dept at Sree Balaji Medical College
2017 - 2017 Consultant General & Laproscopic Surgeon at Sarvi Health Care


95640 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 2012
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