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What is General Surgery? 

General surgery is a specialized medical field that involves the surgical treatment of a wide range of diseases and conditions affecting various parts of the body. General surgeons are trained to perform both elective and emergency procedures, addressing issues related to the abdomen, digestive system, breast, skin, and more.

Comprehensive and Compassionate General Surgery Care at Limi Hospital

Thank you for choosing Limi Hospital Ltd. for your general surgery needs. As a multispecialty hospital group with over 41 years of healthcare excellence, we are committed to providing you with comprehensive and compassionate care. Our skilled general surgeons and dedicated healthcare professionals are here to guide you through your surgical journey and ensure your well-being and comfort. Below is essential information about our general surgery services and answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs):

Surgical removal of the appendix to treat acute appendicitis.Appendectomy:
Surgical removal of the gallbladder to treat gallbladder diseases.Cholecystectomy:
Surgical repair of hernias, including inguinal, umbilical, and hiatal hernias.Hernia Repair:
Surgical removal of all or part of the thyroid gland for various thyroid conditions.Thyroidectomy:
Surgical treatment of breast conditions, including lumpectomy and mastectomy.Breast Surgery:
Surgical treatment of skin lesions, cysts, and soft tissue tumors.Skin and Soft Tissue Surgery:
Surgical treatment of diseases affecting the stomach, intestines, and esophagus.Gastrointestinal Surgery:
Minimally invasive procedures to remove gallstones.Gallstone Removal:
Stages & Steps to Expect

      1. Initial Consultation: During your initial consultation, our experienced general surgeon will carefully evaluate your medical history, perform a physical examination, and discuss your symptoms to determine the most appropriate treatment plan.

      2. Preparation for Surgery: If surgery is recommended, you will receive detailed instructions on how to prepare for the procedure. This may include dietary restrictions, medication adjustments, and other necessary precautions.

      3. Surgical Procedure: General surgeries are typically performed under general anesthesia to ensure your comfort and safety throughout the procedure.

      4. Recovery and Aftercare: After the surgery, you will be monitored closely during the recovery period. Our healthcare team will provide post-operative care instructions to facilitate healing and minimize discomfort.

      5. Follow-Up Care: We believe in providing comprehensive care throughout your recovery journey. Follow-up appointments will be scheduled to monitor your progress and address any concerns.

At Limi Hospital Ltd., we are dedicated to providing you with safe and effective general surgery care. Our experienced general surgeons and caring staff are here to address any concerns and support you through your surgical journey.

What you need to know

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Here are some answers to frequently asked questions.

On the day of surgery, you will be asked to arrive at the hospital early for pre-operative preparations. Our team will guide you through the necessary steps before the procedure.

Recovery times vary depending on the type of surgery and individual healing. Most patients can resume normal activities within a few weeks.

Some discomfort is normal after surgery, but our healthcare team will provide pain management strategies to ensure your comfort.

As with any surgical procedure, general surgery comes with potential risks. Our experienced general surgeon will discuss these risks with you during your consultation and take every precaution to minimize them.

Our healthcare team will provide you with detailed pre-operative instructions, including fasting guidelines, medication adjustments, and any other necessary preparations.