Lab Zone Hospital & Hormone Center

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General Surgery Department

Dr. Sanjoy Saha

MBBS, BCS( Health)

FCPS ( Surgery)

FCPS ( Neurosurgery-Thesis)

Assistant Professor ( Surgery)

Sheikh Hasina Medical College & Hospital, Tangail.

The focus of a general surgery department typically revolves around the diagnosis, management, and surgical treatment of a broad range of medical conditions. Here are some key areas of focus within a general surgery department:

  1. Abdominal Surgery: This includes surgeries involving the gastrointestinal tract (such as appendectomy, cholecystectomy, and bowel resections), liver, pancreas, spleen, and other abdominal organs.

  2. Trauma Surgery: General surgeons often play a crucial role in treating traumatic injuries, including those resulting from accidents, falls, or violence. This can involve emergency procedures to stabilize patients and surgical interventions to repair injuries.

  3. Breast Surgery: General surgeons are involved in the diagnosis and treatment of breast conditions, including breast cancer. This may involve lumpectomy, mastectomy, or breast-conserving surgery.

  4. Endocrine Surgery: Surgery involving the thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal glands, and other endocrine organs falls under the purview of general surgery. Common procedures include thyroidectomy and adrenalectomy.

  5. Colorectal Surgery: General surgeons treat conditions affecting the colon, rectum, and anus, such as colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease (e.g., Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis), and hemorrhoids.

  6. Vascular Surgery: While vascular surgery is often a separate specialty, general surgeons may perform certain vascular procedures, particularly those related to peripheral vascular disease or access for hemodialysis.

  7. Hernia Surgery: General surgeons frequently perform hernia repairs, including inguinal, femoral, umbilical, and incisional hernias.

  8. Minimally Invasive Surgery: Many general surgeons are trained in minimally invasive techniques such as laparoscopy and robotic surgery. These approaches offer advantages such as smaller incisions, reduced pain, shorter hospital stays, and faster recovery times for patients.

  9. Emergency Surgery: General surgeons are often on call to respond to emergency situations, including acute abdominal pain, appendicitis, bowel obstruction, and other surgical emergencies.

  10. Surgical Oncology: While specialized cancer surgeries may be performed by surgical oncologists, general surgeons often participate in the multidisciplinary care of cancer patients, performing tumor resections and other procedures as part of cancer treatment plans.

Overall, the focus of a general surgery department is to provide comprehensive surgical care across a wide spectrum of conditions, ranging from routine procedures to complex surgeries, with an emphasis on patient safety, outcomes, and quality of care.