Riverside General Surgeons

General surgeons have training and experience in the surgical treatment of almost all parts of the body. Your Riverside general surgeon is an expert in the diagnosis of problems as well as the preoperative, operative, and postoperative management of your condition.

Your surgeon can also handle the treatment of complications from surgery should any arise. In the case of many emergency surgeries, a general surgeon is likely to be the doctor responsible for your care. General surgeons also treat victims of accidents and/or trauma and are responsible for all phases of care for the injured patient.
Riverside general surgeons have at least nine years of training including:
  • Medical school: Four years
  • Training and experience in surgery including experience in endoscopy, surgical intensive care, and emergency care: Five years
  • Many general surgeons specialize and have additional training in the form of fellowships.

Find a Riverside General Surgeon


Bookmark and Share   E-Mail Page   Printer Friendly Version