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Dr. Tej Krishan Thusoo

Dr. Tej Krishan Thusoo

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MBBS, MS - General Surgery

General Surgeon

51 Years Experience Overall  (48 years as specialist)

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Prof. T K Thusoo has a long surgical experience of more than 40 years. He has been an examiner in surgery for University of Delhi & other Indian Universities for both under graduate & post graduate courses. He has more than 40 publications both in National & International Journals. He has special interest in Endocrine Surgery, particularly Thyroid & Parathyroid Surgery & also Breast Surgery, apart from having rich experience in GI & Laparoscopic Surgery being on the faculty of prestigious teaching hospital viz. Maulana Azad Medical College & Associated Lok Nayak & G B Pant Hospitals, New Delhi.

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Gurgaon Sector 51, Gurgaon

Artemis Hospital


Gurugram, Gurgaon

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Mon, Thu

04:00 - 06:00

Tue, Fri

02:00 - 04:00

Wed, Sat

09:00 - 02:00

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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.


Breast Surgery
Para-Thyroid Surgery


Awards and Recognitions

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Gold Medals in Anatomy, Pathology & Pharmacology and First Prize & Silver Medal in Physiology, 2nd Prize in Gynae. & Obstetrics in MBBS.
WHO Fellowship for Laparoscopic Surgery in various Institutions in USA from Sept,1993 to March,1994
Best Article in Indian Journal Of Surgery - 1978
Dr. T J Agarwal Memorial Oration for the year 1998 of Delhi State Chapter of Association of Surgeons of India
Delhi State Award for Service Doctors for Yr.1999- 2000


MBBS - MAM College, University of Delhi, 1968
MS - General Surgery - MAM College, University of Delhi, 1972


Delhi State Chapter of Association of Surgeons of India
Association of G I Endo Surgeons
Association of Surgeons of India (ASI)
Delhi Medical Association (DMA)
Indian Medical Association (IMA)


17840 Delhi Medical Council, 2003
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