MBBS, MS - General Surgery
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Dr. Raghupathi Rao Nandanavanam is a General Surgeon and Gastroenterologist in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad and has an experience of 46 years in these fields. Dr. Raghupathi Rao Nandanavanam practices at Apollo Hospitals in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad. He completed MBBS from Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences (SVIMS), Tirupati in 1970 and MS - General Surgery from Institute of Medical Sciences, Allahabad in 1975. He is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA),Association of Surgeons of India (ASI),International College of Surgeons (ICS),American Medical Association (AMA) and International College Of Angiology. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Laparoscopic Sleeve Resection,FUT Hair Transplant,Tonsillitis Treatment,Colonoscopy and Foot infection etc.
1 clinic for General Consultation
Road Number 72, Landmark: Opposite to Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan School Lane & Near Film Nagar, Hyderabad
Mon - Sat
09:00 - 06:00
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.