The Department of General Surgery at Changi General Hospital consists of dedicated and specialised doctors offering a wide range of surgical services.
These surgical services include the following:
Laparoscopic surgery is also called minimally invasive surgery or keyhole surgery. A laparoscope, which is like a thin telescope with a light source, is passed into the abdomen (belly) through a small incision (cut) in the skin. In laparoscopic surgery, a surgeon operates using fine instruments passed into the belly.
Weekly clinic with medical oncologists (cancer doctors) from the National Cancer Centre to manage cancer patients requiring chemotherapy or radiotherapy.
A variety of weight loss operations are available, including laparoscopic gastric banding (lap band surgery), laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and laparoscopic gastric bypass.
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Changi General Hospital (CGH)