General surgery department at Prathima Hospitals focuses on the procedures related to endocrine system, gastrointestinal tract, liver, colon, and other major parts of the human body. Some of the procedures also include appendix, gallbladder removal, colonoscopies, thyroidectomies, hernia and bariatric surgeries.
The department treats patients suffering from diseases involving skin, soft-tissue, hernia, and trauma. General surgery department at Prathima Hospitals provides its patients with cutting-edge surgical care.
The department also specializes in laparoscopic surgery (also known as key-hole surgery or minimally invasive surgery).
MIS is the well-defined technique of carrying out a surgical procedure through sub-centimeter incisions with minimal collateral tissue injury. The term “laparoscopic surgery” is defined as the minimally invasive access method for certain abdominal wall procedures (like hernia) and for other procedures within the abdominal cavity (like stomach surgery, colon, etc). A “general surgeon” is the generic description for the type of surgeon who practices within this division. General surgeons are considered to be akin to the primary care provider amongst surgeons. The general surgeon is also the backbone of the training curriculum within any general surgery residency.
Our team of surgeons are successfully competent in diagnosis as well as in treating and managing all surgical operative interventions. Our skilled surgeons are trained in various specialties and we have specialised expertise in various disciplines in surgery with team of highly skilled surgeons are trained nurses and technicians.
State-of-the-art operation theatres
- Our hospitals equipped with the latest technologies
- Intra Operative X-beams with C Arm X-beam Machines
- Intra Operative Luminal Endoscopies, LASERS
- Ultrasonic Scalpel
- Laparoscopic operations imported gear from Germany (STORZ) featured with advanced technology.
Minimally invasive surgery
PRATHIMA hospital’s now rendering our services exclusive in minimally invasive surgery .It is a technique that involves fewer incisions and less blood loss, with faster recovery time and moreover it is a day-care process.
Under minimally invasive surgery our services are:
The Department of General Surgery are expertise of
- Minimal Access Surgery
- Bariatric Surgery
- Transplant Surgery
- Gastrointestinal Surgery Including Hepatobiliary
- Pancreas Surgery
- Colon And Rectal Surgery
It also includes a wide range of malignancy surgeries for a mouth, lungs, digestive system, thyroid and different parts of the body
Some common general surgery procedures include at our hospitals:
- Breast biopsy
- Debridement of wound, burn, or infection
- Inguinal hernia repair
- Partial colectomy
We PRATHIMA hospitals keep record of a continuous evolution in general and a surgical specialty challenges us to stay the best in the Hyderabad for a center of excellence, recognized by the patients and the medical fraternity.
Dr. R.Sadguna Chary
Consultant (General & Laparoscopic Surgery)
Dr. R. Raghunandan
MBBS, FAIS MS (General Surgery)
Consultant General & Laproscopic Surgeon
Consultant General Surgeon
Consultant General Surgeon