The Department of General Surgery started from 1994 along with the MBBS course in the college and extended its PG program since 1999. The department confers the basic responsibilities of Health Services, teaching, research and community health.
SISs, Seminars, CBLs, SGDs, SYCS and CLIPs are held for the UG students whereas the PG program focuses on patient care at OPD, Ward, OT and Emergency along with Academic learning and Thesis project. Academic activities include Case presentation, Common Topic presentation with review of literature, Morbidity/Mortality Round, Grand Round, Journal Club and Departmental meeting. The department also regularly conducts Clinical Grand Round, CME, workshops and seminars. Research works are given a high priority by the department and as a result majority of researches make their space in the national and international journals.
Hospital services in form of regular and speciality OPDs, major/intermediate/minor OTs,In-patient services and emergency services are provided. The MCh courses in Urology and GI surgery are in the pipeline.