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Dr. Jawahar Prasad Gupta

Dr. Jawahar Prasad Gupta

Dr. Jawahar Prasad Gupta

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MBBS, MS - General Surgery

General Surgeon

47 Years Experience Overall  (43 years as specialist)

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Dr J P Gupta is a renowned General Surgeon and Paediatric Surgeon of Patna. He have worked in Patna Medical College& Hospital, Patna for more than four decades and retired as Professor & Head from Department of Paediatric Surgery, PMCH.

Diwan Mohalla, Patna

Gupta Clinic


Tarini Prasad Lane, Paschim Darwaza, Patna

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Mon - Sat

10:00 - 01:00
06:30 - 09:00


10:00 - 01:00


Common questions & answers

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.



MBBS - Patna Medical College, Patna, 1972
MS - General Surgery - Patna Medical College, Patna, 1977


Association of Surgeons of India (ASI)
International College of Surgeons (ICS), Chicago, USA
Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)
Indian Association of Paediatric Surgeons
Indian Medical Association (IMA)


1980 - 2020 Consulting Surgeon at Gupta Clinic


11603 Bihar Medical Council, 1974
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