General Surgery

The department has been offering tertiary care services to the society for over 6 decades now having established itself as a centre of excellence. All major surgical procedures including complex oncosurgical procedures are being routinely conducted with excellent results. Equipped with state of the art equipment the department has been at the forefront of caring for surgical patients of all ages from all strata of society. 

The department also has advanced laparoscopic equipments in keeping with the time, thus providing minimal access procedures at reasonable cost.


Dr. Manohar V. Pai

Professor, Unit Chief

Dr. Shatadru Ray


Dr. Poornachandra Tejaswi

Additional Professor

Dr. Medha Urval

Assistant Professor

Dr. Rupa Meryn Mascarenhas

Assistant Professor

Dr. Adithya Kevin J

Senior Resident

Dr. V Chidambara Krishnan

Senior Resident


Major laparoscopic procedures like major Cholecystectomy hernia repair, splenectomy bowel resection, Appendicectomy etc.

Oncosurgical procedures including complex flap repair

Surgeries on thyroid, pancreas adrenals and other endocrine glands

Major gastrointestinal surgeries including whipple’s procedures, gastrectomy and colonic resection

Breast surgeries including mastectomy and breast conserving procedures

Surgeries on arteries and veins

Surgeries for piles, fistula and fissure including stapled haemorrhoidectomy

Surgery for different types of hernia like inguinal, Incisional, Umbilical, femoral etc.