Fed up of endless wait?
Look for clinic with Prime
Dr. Swapnil Kapote

Dr. Swapnil Kapote

Claim this profile

MBBS, MS - General Surgery

General Surgeon

11 Years Experience Overall  (11 years as specialist)

Medical Registration Verified

Dr. Swapnil Kapote is a General Surgeon in Thane West, Thane and has an experience of 11 years in this field. Dr. Swapnil Kapote practices at Alpha Speciality Clinic in Thane West, Thane. He completed MBBS from Maharashtra Universtity of Health Sciences, Nashik in 2003 and MS - General Surgery from Saurashtra University, Gujarat in 2008.

Thane West, Thane

Alpha Speciality Clinic


Shop no-7, Lokmanya society, Ram Maruti Road, Landmark: Near ICICI bank, Thane

Get Directions

Verified details

Common questions & answers

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.



MBBS - Maharashtra Universtity of Health Sciences, Nashik, 2003
MS - General Surgery - Saurashtra University, Gujarat, 2008


2005/03/1948 Maharashtra Medical Council, 2005
Report an Error
Contact Clinic to book appointment
Alpha Speciality Clinic
5500Verified details
Thane West
Due to lockdown you can call the clinic to check for doctor availability and appointment booking.