About the Department
General Surgery focuses on the treatment of problems associated with the organs in the abdominal region, as well as the skin, soft tissue and arteries; It is the surgical specialty in which endoscopic procedures such as gastroscopy and colonoscopy are also performed. The unit of our hospital, where specialists serving in this field are employed, is also called by the same name. The general surgery unit commonly involves treating a variety of problems caused by bleeding, infection, and damage to organs; The section is also where critically ill patients receive their first-line treatment. For this reason, medical professionals working within the unit have special certificates for emergencies, in addition to the training they receive in qualified medical faculties.
Although the majority of the patients treated in the general surgery unit are those who are struggling with various types of cancer, skin and soft tissue infections, intestinal obstructions, gallbladder and spleen problems, stomach, abdominal and inguinal hernias, peripheral arterial diseases and thyroid and parathyroid problems in the department. health solutions are produced for In addition, bariatric operation processes of individuals with obesity problems, which are popularly known as “slimming surgery”, are also performed by experienced surgeons in this department.
When compared to many departments, general surgery, which addresses a very wide field of health care, requires health personnel from many different disciplines to work together. For this reason, after applying to the general surgery department of Esencan Hospital, patients are followed up by a multidisciplinary team; The diagnosis and treatment process is concluded with the decisions taken jointly by physicians working in the branches of radiology, pathology and anesthesiology.
In addition, operations are carried out in the unit with a full-fledged medical team consisting of experienced surgeons, anesthesiologists, surgical nurses and surgical personnel for patients who will not be treated as outpatients. Post-operative care and follow-up are also provided by this team; thus enabling the patient to show an optimal level of recovery.
In addition to examination and care rooms, the general surgery unit, which includes the emergency service and intensive care unit and operating theaters equipped with the latest devices, is open to calls from patients 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with its qualified staff.
General Surgery Unit Related Services
Although a wide variety of health services are provided in the general surgery unit of Esencan Hospital, the following procedures are commonly performed:
- Trauma Surgery / Surgical Critical Care
- Laparoscopic Surgery
- Colorectal Surgery Applications
- Endocrine Surgery
- Obesity Surgery
- Type 2 Diabetes Surgery
- Hemorrhoid and Anorectal Surgical Procedures
- Oncological Surgical Procedures
- Skin and Soft Tissue Treatments
- Endoscopy Procedures (Gastroscope, Colonoscopy, ERCP)
- Minimally Invasive Parathyroid Surgery
- Appendicitis Treatment
In addition to these, oncological surgical procedures are also performed in the unit; The treatment of various types of cancer such as breast, stomach, colon, liver, gall bladder, pancreas, rectum is performed successfully.