Department of General Surgery

The General Surgery Department at Smita Memorial Hospital & Research Centre is dedicated to providing comprehensive and advanced surgical care with a focus on patient well-being and positive outcomes. Our team of experienced and skilled surgeons is committed to delivering high-quality, personalized care across a spectrum of surgical procedures and treatments.


Our department takes care of various surgical emergencies like acute appendicitis, acute cholecystitis, intestinal obstruction, trauma, abscesses, carbuncles, gangrene and necrotizing fasciitis, patients with sepsis due to surgical conditions. Our department acts as a tertiary referral unit for these emergency cases. Patients are received in our well-equipped casualty department and are promptly operated upon, if required, after stabilization. Peri-operatively, these patients are treated in our intensive care unit or in wards.


Our consultants, students routinely attend national and international conferences to remain abreast with the recent knowledge and to present our work. As a part of training, we have regular academic activities happening in the department.


Key Procedures and Treatments Offered:


  1. Minimally Invasive Surgery:

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder Removal)

Laparoscopic Appendectomy

Laparoscopic Hernia Repair

Minimally Invasive Colon Surgery

Our surgeons specialize in minimally invasive techniques, leading to faster recovery times, reduced postoperative pain, and minimized scarring.


  1. Hernia Repair:

Inguinal Hernia Repair

Ventral and Incisional Hernia Repair

Our surgeons are skilled in both open and laparoscopic techniques for hernia repair, providing effective and long-lasting solutions.


  1. Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery:



Our surgeons offer expert care for conditions affecting the thyroid and parathyroid glands.


  1. Breast Surgery:



Our surgery team focuses on providing compassionate and comprehensive care for breast conditions, including benign tumors.


  1. Trauma Surgery:

Emergency Surgical Procedures

Critical Care Surgery

Our multi disciplinary trauma surgery team is equipped to handle emergency surgical interventions, providing timely and life-saving care in critical situations.


At Smita Memorial Hospital & Research Centre, we prioritize patient safety, comfort, and positive outcomes. Our General Surgery Department is committed to delivering excellence in surgical care, utilizing the latest technologies and evidence-based practices. Contact us for personalized and expert surgical solutions tailored to your specific healthcare needs. Your well-being is our primary concern.

Procedures we perform.

The diagnosis we treat

Dr. Srijith Prasad

General and Laparoscopic Surgery

Dr Akhil Vijayan

General surgery

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