MBBS, DNB - General Surgery, MRCS (UK)
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Dr. Girija A. Patil is a General Surgeon,Proctologist and Breast Surgeon in Hadapsar, Pune and has an experience of 10 years in these fields. Dr. Girija A. Patil practices at Noble Hospital in Hadapsar, Pune. She completed MBBS from Dr. D.Y. Patil Medical College and Hospital, Navi Mumbai. in 2002,DNB - General Surgery from King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College in 2011 and MRCS (UK) from Royal College Of Surgeon Of Edinburgh, Uk in 2009. She is a member of Maharastra Medical Council. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Colonoscopy,Bariatric (Gastric Bypass) Surgery,Intestine Surgery,Abdominal Pain Treatment and general surgeon etc.
1 clinic for General Consultation
The experience was as expected, nothing to complain about. Doctor has suggested the next level of investigation to be done.
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.