The department provides modern and comprehensive surgical care covering all fields of general surgery. Our surgical team comprises internationally renowned and recognized experts who can perform the most complex surgical procedures with access to 5 fully equipped state-of-the-art operating rooms.
Our highly trained surgeons perform a wide variety of surgical procedures primarily on the thyroid, breast, esophagus, stomach, small intestines, gall bladder, liver, pancreas, colon, rectum, appendix, and skin. They utilize the most up-to-date surgical techniques —including advanced minimally invasive such as da Vinci system—so patients experience less pain, smaller scars and quicker recovery. Our surgeons work closely with other specialties using a multi-disciplinary team approach to diagnose and provide timely surgical intervention for complex and malignant conditions.
The bariatric program is structured around the medical and surgical treatment of morbid obesity. Patients are worked up thoroughly by completing a detailed and exhaustive multidisciplinary preoperative assessment. The specialized bariatric team consists of a bariatric surgeon, bariatrician, and dieticians. Blood tests, imaging, endoscopy, and different other studies are required of most patients to determine eligibility for surgery. When the surgery is indicated, high end laparoscopic/robotic procedures are performed by internationally recognized expert surgeons. Long-term follow up and support is offered to patients who undergo the procedures to ensure a long-lasting success.
Procedures performed include: