General surgery is a surgical discipline or specialty that includes, but is not restricted to surgical procedures performed on the breasts, intestines, liver, colon, pancreas, gallbladder, stomach and the thyroid gland. Nowadays, minimally invasive procedures are preferred to speed up recovery process.
Island Hospital offers surgical procedures encompassing a vast array of disciplines. Our highly trained surgeons specialise in areas such as bariatric surgery, surgical oncology, general adult and paediatric surgery.
Our skilled surgeons will assess your needs individually and manage the condition for you. We have specialised services catered for both adults and children, as well as for those who opt for elective surgery or require emergency treatment. Our team of experts have also developed minimally invasive techniques in a variety of areas.
Procedures offered and conditions treated at Island Hospital includes (but not limited to) the following:
Focuses on the abdominal area and intestines including oesophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder and bile ducts.
General Paediatric Surgery
Our surgical team confers with specialists across multiple disciplines to come up with the treatment plan that will work best for each child and his or her family.
At Island Hospital, we provide cutting-edge surgical options for many different types of cancer. Our team works with specialists across multiple disciplines to tailor treatment plans to each individual patient. Some of the cancers our surgical oncology team treats include: