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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zadeh
17 years experience General Surgery
Core knowledge: General surgeons have extensive core knowledge in fundamental areas such as anatomy, physiology, nutrition, pathology, wound healing, critical care, a ... Read More
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Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Mostly abdominal: Traditionally did all surgery except neuro. Now mostly abdominal, laparoscopic, trauma, and in some communities some vascular. New status: chest v ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: You will need to name the procedure to get an answer to your question.
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Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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HUH !!!: What procedure ?????
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Conway
36 years experience General Surgery
Abdominal Surgeons : Years ago general surgeons were just that. We did everything. Over time orthopedics, obstetrics and chest surgery split off leaving the "general" sur ... Read More
Dr. David Earle
31 years experience General Surgery
General Surgeon: A person that has training and experience in mostly in abdominal and intestinal surgery, but some other areas are included. Specialties within the fie ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerardo Garcia
33 years experience General Surgery
It depends: General surgeons are trained in many specialties, which include thoracic, abdominal, vascular, oncology, breast, thyroid, dialysis access, hernia, gal ... Read More
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Dr. Anthony Leazzo
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Probably. : But i would go to an ophthalmologist instead.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Craig Carter
40 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Yes: That is part of the training involved with becoming a general surgeon.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
Continued pain: Pancreatitis whether from biliary stones or from alcohol is a chronic process that slowly subsides while a well planned diet is employed. Depending o ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nayyara Dawood
30 years experience Pediatrics
Pediatric surgeon: The Pediatric Surgeon handles problems that might need or need surgery. examples are appendicitis, hernias, hydrocele etc. This is a general professio ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kirpal Singh
24 years experience General Surgery
Doubt it: U really need a medical doctor to keep tract of everything that goes on w u. S/he is the only one that gets all the information from everyone. You ha ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
36 years experience Pediatrics
Many causes: Symptoms of gastroenteritis(vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal pain)can occur from viral infections (not usually recurrent),inflammation (inflammatory bowe ... Read More

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