MBBS, MS - General Surgery, Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery
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Dr. Nitish Jhawar is Senior Laparoscopic & Robotic, G.I. and Colorectal Surgeon at Apollo Hospital, Navi Mumbai-CBD Belapur, Neoalta Specialty Clinic, Vashi, Navi Mumbai and Zen multi-speciality Hospital Chembur Mumbai.He has 20 years of surgical experience.He has done Fellowship in Advanced Colorectal Surgery From USA. He has extensive training in the endoscopic treatment of fistula /Pilonidal sinus from Germany and LASER treatment of Piles, Anal Fistula and Anal Fissure. He also has fellowship in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery and Single Incision Laparoscopic surgery (FALS and SILS).
Plot Number 13, Parsik Hill Road, Off Uran Road, Sector 23, CBD Belapur, Landmark: Opposite Nerul Wonders Park, Navi Mumbai
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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.