MBBS, MS - General Surgery
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Dr. Vani is a Female General Surgeon and a leading Proctologist, trained in various countries abroad, practicing since 10 years in various private hospitals in and around Adyar and RA Puram. She is a consultant in Apollo Spectra Hospitals, Fortis Malar Hospital at Adyar, Kauvery Hospital at Alwarpet, and Billroth Hospital, RA Puram. She is the amongst very few female surgeons to hold Diploma in Laparoscopy from EITS IRCAD, France. She is also internationally trained for breast procedures. As a female surgeon, she has been able to draw attention to most women patients and gynecologists and other referring physicians to treat women with problems concerning proctology ( study of anus and rectum ), gastroenterology and breast.She has created awareness about prevention of Piles, Fissures and Constipation on a large scale especially among the females of reproductive age group as they are more prone to these ailments. She has pioneered the modern surgical techniques like Laser surgery for Piles, Fissures and Fistula so as to bring smiles on the faces of females who have been suffering in silence.Patients also feel comfortable to share their issues to her and get benefited out of it.
2 clinics for General Consultation
41, 3rd Main Road, Kasthuribai Nagar, Landmark: Near Kasthuribai Railway Station, Chennai
Mon - Sat
09:00 - 12:00
04:00 - 07:00
12, C P Ramaswamy Road., Landmark: Near to Fly Over, Chennai
Mon - Sat
10:00 - 11:00
05:00 - 06:00
Dr Vani is really approachable and professional. You’re always in a zone of comfort around her . Her knowledge of the subject and her ability to understand and connect to the patient is what I like about her the most. Would highly recommend Doctor Vani
Specialized consultation. She was able to recollect the history of surgery done on 2014 based on reports and co-relate current problem relevance with observations.
*** **** ****** we have met took time to explain all the issues and the reasons due to which the issue has come up in the first place .
Happy about listening to the patient. Very friendly in explaining the things. Patient do not feel shy to share the problems. Very happy with the consultation
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.