MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Surgical Gastroenterology/G.I. Surgery
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Dr. Narayana Rao is a General Surgeon,Colorectal Surgeon and Laparoscopic Surgeon in King Koti, Hyderabad and has an experience of 18 years in these fields. Dr. Narayana Rao practices at Kamineni Orthopaedics, Kingkoti in King Koti, Hyderabad and Woodlands Hospital in Barkatpura, Hyderabad. He completed MBBS from The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU) in 1984,MS - General Surgery from Madras Medical College, Chennai in 1992 and MCh - Surgical Gastroenterology/G.I. Surgery from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi in 2002. He is a member of Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo-Surgeons (IAGES). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Abdominal surgery,Endoscopy,Intestine Surgery,Kidney Transplant and Liver Surgery 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.