MBBS, MS - General Surgery
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Dr. SITANGSHU BASU is a General Surgeon in Shalimar Bagh, Delhi and has an experience of 29 years in this field. Dr. SITANGSHU BASU practices at Max Superspeciality Hospital in Shalimar Bagh, Delhi. He completed MBBS from Patna University in 1975 and MS - General Surgery from Patna University in 1980. He is a member of Delhi Medical Council,Association of Surgeons of India (ASI),Urological Society of India (USI),Delhi Medical Association (DMA) and Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons (MRCS). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Post Surgery Physiotherapy/Rehabilitation,Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic,Breast Augmentation Surgery,Cheek Augmentation and Colorectal Surgery etc.
1 clinic for General Consultation
C and D Block, Shalimar Place Site, Shalimar Bagh, New Delhi, Landmark: Near Haiderpur Badli Mor Metro Station, Yellow Line, Delhi
Mon - Tue
01:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 01:00
03:00 - 05:00
09:00 - 01:00
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.