MBBS, MS - General Surgery
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Dr. Vivek D. Kulkarni is Consultant Laparoscopic, Bariatric & Metabolic Surgeon, Fellow Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery (Taiwan).
Experience with doctor was absolutely amazing.
Let me thanks to Dr.Vivak D Kulkarni Sir for his wonderful & 100% successful treatment given on diagnosis RT. Ovarian Cyst. I was carrying large Cyst for last 18 years. Frankly speaking Dr. is highly experience, friendly, polite understands the issue and explain the situation with his idea & way of resolving and waited for our discussion.
Great Surgeon **** ******** ********* ** ******* **********!! Infrastructure available is excellent at swami Samartha hospital.
Been a good experience overall. Doc was friendly, consulted carefully and explained all the process involves. Did the procedue in no time and was always attentive. Recommended for Surgical Needs.
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.