MBBS, DNB - General Surgery, MCh - Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
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Dr. Subhasini is a General Surgeon and Plastic Surgeon in Vadapalani, Chennai and has an experience of 6 years in these fields. Dr. Subhasini practices at SIMS Hospital in Vadapalani, Chennai. She completed MBBS from government mohan kumaramangalam medical college,salem in 2004,DNB - General Surgery from National Board of Examination, India in 2009 and MCh - Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery from Stanley Medical College & Hospital , Chennai in 2013. She is a member of Association of Surgeons of India (ASI),All India Association of Plastic Surgeons,Indian Society for Surgery of the Hand (ISSH),National Academy of Burns – India,ASSOCIATION OF BREAST SURGEONS OF INDIA and Tamil Nadu & Pondicherry Association of Plastic Surgeons.
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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.