MBBS, MS - General Surgery
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Dr. Preeti Jain is a General Surgeon and Laparoscopic Surgeon in Gurgaon Sector 37, Gurgaon and has an experience of 29 years in these fields. Dr. Preeti Jain practices at The Signature Hospital in Gurgaon Sector 37, Gurgaon. She completed MBBS from Rani Durgawati Vishwa Vidyalaya, Jabalpur in 1991 and MS - General Surgery from Rani Durgawati Vishwa Vidyalaya, Jabalpur in 1994. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Breast Lump Treatment,Laparoscopic Surgery,Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band,Laser Fissure Surgery and Hemorrhoids Treatment etc.
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.