The Department of General Surgery has now become a Secondary & Tertiary referral center. An increasing number of patients with complex ailments and patients treated or operated at other centers are referred to Jaslok Hospital for state-of-the-art modern management (in operation theatres, surgical intensive care unit, & wards). Apart from those requiring routine operations, quite a number of patients with Acute Severe Pancreatitis, Septic Abdomen, Complex thyroid diseases & parathyroid problems, are treated in the intensive care unit.
In addition to surgical and medical intensive care, the patients are administered advanced parenteral nutrition via sophisticated types of tubes inserted into major blood vessels by special techniques. When required even intestinal nutrition is delivered by special tubes inserted into appropriate part of the intestines. The complex nutrition is administered with constant monitoring of various pertinent parameters.
The Department of surgery includes General Surgery; Surgical Oncology, Hepatobiliary, Bariatric, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Endocrine), Anesthesiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Colorectal Surgery, Ophthalmology, Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Plastic Surgery, SurgicalResearch, Transplant, Trauma/Critical Care, Urology, and Vascular Surgery.