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General Surgery at Fitzwilliam Hospital

Fitzwilliam Hospital offer a range of surgical treatments of soft tissue disorders such as in the stomach and intestine.

General surgery is a surgical specialty that focuses on abdominal contents including the stomach, small bowel, liver, colon, gall bladder and bile ducts

Bleeding, infections, bowel obstructions and organ perforations are the main problems they deal with.

The most common procedures performed at Fitzwilliam Hospital:

  • Cholecystectomy, the surgical removal of the gallbladder
  • Gastroscopy, an examination of the inside of the gullet, stomach and duodenum
  • Colorectal surgery, treating inflammatory bowel diseases such as ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease, diverticulitis, colon and rectal cancer, gastrointestinal bleeding and hemorrhoids
  • Hernia repair, open and laparoscopic surgery with minimal access techniques


For more information on our services
please contact our Hospital Service Advisor on 01733 842304