MBBS, MS - General Surgery
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I am a General and Laparoscopic Surgeon from Delhi and have more than 15 years of experience in surgical field.I am associated with various well reputed hospitals of Delhi. I am a dedicated Laparoscopic Surgeon and Proctologist and have treated huge number of national and international patients with excellent results. I have done various fellowships in Laparoscopic Surgery from India and abroad including one for Advanced Laparoscopic Obesity Surgery from AZ Sint Jan Hospital, Belgium. I am also associated with various training programmes for young Laparoscopic Surgeons. My chief areas of interest are Advanced Laparoscopy and Anorectal Surgery.
2 clinics for General Consultation
My name is Rimple kakkar i had a severe pain of gal bladder stone and my case was complicated but doctor Asif Umar handled it very nicely I've been suffering through this pain from last year but he did very nice job in explaining the problem and handled it amazingly I've been cured.
Words won’t be enough to describe him and given the limitation of words.
Dr Asif is a very friendly and very experienced, I will suggest to my friends if they have any health issues to consult with Dr Asif.
I have excellent experience with Dr Asif umar.
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.