MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MRCS (UK)
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MS (Surgery, Gold Medalist), MRCS (Edinburgh, UK), MD (Breast Surgery, UK) FRCS (London, UK), DLS (France), Laparoscopic GI Fellowship (Cornwall, UK)Senior Consultant - Breast & Gastrointestinal SurgeryDr. Alok Chhabra has gained excellent laparoscopic skills during his training and while working in different surgical firms. He possesses 18 years of experience working in various UK Hospitals with prominent internationally renowned faculty. The following procedures have been performed by him under supervision as well as independently and his signature operations are Laparoscopic colectomies, Laparoscopic abdominoperineal resection, Laparoscopic ELAPE with and without VRAM flap and TEMS/TEO (Transanal Endoscopic Operation) which is performed only in few selected centers in India.He has wide experience in Ano-Proctology, Pelvic Floor Surgery and Complex Hernia Repair including Abdominal Wall Reconstruction with Component Separation Technique.He possesses expertise in Breast Surgery including Breast Cancer Surgery & Benign Breast Diseases. He has gained the expertise whilst working with the world-renowned faculty, Prof Robert Mansel in Cardiff.He performs breast-conserving surgery with sentinel node biopsy for Breast Cancer patients which helps patients in better and quick recovery. This Surgery is being performed only in very few centers in Rajasthan and he is one of the pioneers in performing this surgery.He also performs various General Surgical procedures including Gallbladder Surgery, Hernia Surgery, Pilonidal sinus, Hemorrhoids, Fissures & Fistula Surgery.
B-28-29, Govind Marg, Near Moti Doongri Circle, Landmark: Near Moti Dungri Circle,, Jaipur
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Q: Who is a general surgeon?
A: A general surgeon is a doctor who is qualified to perform surgeries related to a wide range of common diseases. It is the responsibility of the general surgeon to manage complications, if any, arising out of the surgery.
Q: What are the procedures for which a general surgeon can perform surgery?
A: General surgeons can perform surgeries related to the digestive tract, abdomen and its content, breast, gallbladder, hernia, appendicitis, soft tissue, and the endocrine system. Moreover, they take complete care of critically ill patients.
Q: Can a general surgeon peform surgery for cancer treatment?
A: Surgeons who are trained in general surgery and have specialized in oncology are eligible to perform cancer surgery. Surgical oncologists are specially trained to perform cancer surgery procedures.
Q: How is a general surgeon different from a specialist surgeon?
A: General surgeons are skilled in surgical procedures related to various parts of the body.They are trained in pre-operative, during, and post-operative surgical care for various injuries and diseases. Specialist surgeons are trained in general surgery and in a particular specialty pertaining to a specific system of the body.
Q: Can a general surgeon do the surgery for appendicitis?
A: Removal of appendicitis, known as appendectomy, is a common surgical procedure.This may be performed by a general surgeon. The general surgeon may choose to remove the infected appendix by open or laparoscopic appendectomy procedure.