General Surgery

The Department of General Surgery offers a 24 hour emergency service. It is a discipline which requires knowledge and familiarity with a broad spectrum of diseases with a subspecialised divisions. It focuses on GI surgery, oncological and benign breast Surgery, hepatobiliary, endocrine, hernia and complex abdominal wall repair. Mediclinic Airport Road Hospital’s General Surgery department is made up of expert physicians, who work in groups to provide 24/7 floor coverage and also emergency services. Our operating theatres are equipped with the most advanced technology available.

The department of General surgery deals with diagnosing and managing of patients.  All our oncology patients are dealt with individually and all are discussed in the multi-disciplinary tumour board where the investigations are reviewed, and a tailored treatment plan is devised.

  • Advanced oncology surgery 
  • Colorectal surgery  
  • Breast Surgery, and oncoplastic breast surgery  
  • Laparoscopic surgery including all types of abdominal wall hernia 
  • Laparoscopic hiatal hernia surgery 
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy and pancreatico-biliary surgery 
  • Minimally invasive anal region surgery (haemorrhoids, fissure, fistula, abscess, PNS, polyps)
  • Advanced minimal invasive surgery for  complicated anal fistulas
  • Endocrine surgery (thyroid, parathyroid, suprarenal glands)
  • Skin lesions, melanoma 
  • Upper and lower GI endoscopy
  • Wound care and colostomy care 
  • 24 hours emergency coverage
  • 24hours ICU coverage