Gastrointestinal surgery involves surgery to any part of the gastrointestinal (digestive) tract and is undertaken by a Specialist Surgeon (General Surgeon). The digestive tract is the tube in which the movement of muscles and the release of hormones and enzymes carry out the digestion of food. The gastrointestinal tract starts with the mouth and proceeds to the oesophagus, stomach, duodenum, small intestine, large intestine (colon), rectum and anus. Surgery is aimed at treating a wide variety of diseases and disorders.
Specialist General Surgeon – Endoscopist
Specialities, Laparoscopic Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery . . .
Dr Smith is a Consultant General Surgeon at Southland Hospital with specialist training and experience in laparoscopic weight loss surgery and other . . .
Areas of Specialisation: Obesity surgery, anti-reflux surgery, Upper GI surgery, Laparoscopic and open colorectal surgery, Laparoscopic and General Surgery . . .
Mr. Richter is a Consultant General Surgeon and Surgical Oncologist at Southland Hospital with specialist training and extensive experience in upper . . .