The general surgeon is responsible for a wide variety of conditions requiring surgical intervention. These include disorders of the breast, thyroid, stomach and intestines. General surgeons treat a wide variety of major and minor colon and rectal diseases including inflammatory bowel diseases, colon and rectal cancer, gastrointestinal bleeding and hemorrhoids. They perform the majority of all non-cosmetic breast surgery from lumpectomy to mastectomy, especially pertaining to the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer.
Laparoscopy is a relatively new minimal access surgical techniques using cameras and small instruments inserted through 3 to 15mm incisions. Gallbladders, appendices, and colons can all be removed with this technique. Hernias are also able to be repaired laparoscopically. The benefits of doing surgery laparoscopically is to reduce wound complications, blood lose, and shorten recovery time in patients. General surgeons that are trained today are expected to be proficient in laparoscopic procedures.
The Clinic Medical Mercier we offer a wide variety of minor procedures that can be performed by Dr Gyopar, including biopsies and removal of lumps and skin tumors, as well as treatment for varicose veins at the Varices clinic.