The Department of 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.
A variety of weight loss operations are available, including laparoscopic gastric banding (lap band surgery), laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and laparoscopic gastric bypass.
Weekly clinic with medical oncologists (cancer doctors) from the National Cancer Centre to manage cancer patients requiring chemotherapy or radiotherapy.
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Changi General Hospital (CGH)