General Surgery is a specialized area in the broad field of surgery, which includes a wide range of procedures on the neck, chest, abdomen, and extremities. General surgery procedures can be grouped in to the following categories:
Oncology involves the diagnosis and treatment of both benign and malignant tumors.
Gastrointestinal Surgery involves the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the intestinal tract including the stomach, colon, rectum, pancreas, liver, gallbladder and biliary system.
The Spectrum of General Surgery involves a wide variety of procedures including the treatment of ingrown toe nails, endoscopy, laser surgery, soft tissue tumors and diseases of the endocrine glands, such as adrenals and thyroid.