General surgery is used for a variety of treatments, including the following:

  • Cancer
  • Infection
  • Bowel obstruction
  • Organ perforation
  • Gallbladder removal
  • Appendix removal
  • Problems with the colon
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Non-cosmetic breast surgery (lumpectomy and mastectomy)
  • Bleeding