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Dr. Vani Vijay

Dr. Vani Vijay

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MBBS, MS - General Surgery

General Surgeon

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Laparoscopic Surgeon

17 Years Experience Overall  (11 years as specialist)

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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.

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Adyar, Chennai

Mira Healthcare

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41, 3rd Main Road, Kasthuribai Nagar, Landmark: Near Kasthuribai Railway Station, Chennai

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Alwarpet, Chennai

Apollo Spectra Hospital

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12, C P Ramaswamy Road., Landmark: Near to Fly Over, Chennai

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10:00 - 11:00
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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.

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Laparoscopic Surgeon
Gastroenterology
Piles Surgeon
Fissure surgeon
Fissure Treatment
Breast Pain Treatment
Breast speciality
Haemorrhoids Surgery
breast fibroadenoma surgery

Awards and Recognitions

Fellow of Royal Society of Medicine - 2013
Fellow of American College of Surgeons - 2016
Fellow of International College of Surgeons - 2015
Fellow of Association of Surgeons of India - 2014

Education

MBBS - Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai, 2003
MS - General Surgery - Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai, 2009

Memberships

Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Member, Association of Surgeons of India
Fellow Of Royal Society Of Medicine (London) FRSM
Member In Association Of Women Surgeons (American College Of Surgeons) AWS, Illinois, USA

Experience

2008 - 2015 General, Laparoscopic and Breast Surgeon at Various Private Hospitals

Registrations

75349 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 2004
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