MBBS, MS - General Surgery
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Dr. Viraj Shinde is a General Surgeon in Katraj, Pune and has an experience of 14 years in this field. Dr. Viraj Shinde practices at Bhakare Super Speciality Hospital and Research Institute in Katraj, Pune and Sai Sneh Hospital & Diagnostic Center Pvt. Ltd in Satara Road, Pune. He completed MBBS from DYPMC,Kolapur in 2005 and MS - General Surgery from KMC, Mangalore(Manipal University) in 2010. He is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Irritable Bowel Syndrome ( IBS ) Treatment,Liver Disease Treatment,Ulcerative Colitis Treatment,Acidity Treatment and Bladder Cancer Surgery etc.
Survey 43, 1st & 2nd Floor, Dutta Vihar Society Commercial Complex, Landmark: Near Dutta Nagar Chowk, Pune
Mon - Sat
12:00 - 01:00
05:00 - 06:00
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.