Centers medical group general surgery; strong teaching staff, experience and knowledge for diagnosis and treatment of all diseases, cancer, scholarly, combining with the advanced technology hardware and infrastructure, patient-specific innovative techniques that makes use of advanced surgical options with world class service facilities.

The concept of ” special surgeon” in general surgery
General surgery, one of the most important and far-reaching areas of Medicine; diseases and different treatments of organs of interest, rapidly developing technology in these areas and surgical technical applications due to the increase in diversity gradually leaves its place to private surgery. In this way, the “general surgeon” who concentrates on each subject also gains the status of “special surgeon” by providing expertise in different areas of general surgery.

IstHealth Health Group General Surgery Centers also serve with academic and expert staff specializing in different areas with this real movement. Patients have quality service opportunities in all sub-branches of general surgery, without looking for a specialist. In addition, it also benefits from council evaluations in which surgical practices are given based on group decision rather than individual decisions. After the general diagnosis, patients are referred to the specialist of the subject and specific treatment planning is carried out.

Benign diseases and cancer of the thyroid-related endocrine surgery, breast surgery benign tumors in breast cancer; the liver, bile ducts, gallbladder, and pancreas involving hepato-pankreato-biliary system surgery; esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine and rectum, and cancers of the region of interest, gall bladder stones, hernias, anorectal diseases, surgery and obesity surgery permanent weight control is carried out by experienced teams which allows our centers.

Surgery and procedures performed at IstHealth Health Group General Surgery Centers:
BREAST SURGERY
Treatment of benign tumors and cancers of the breast in IstHealth Breast Health Center; the Centers at the same time with the world’s most advanced surgical techniques, surgery private approaches, methods aimed at patient comfort, and is done with a multidisciplinary approach. Breast cancer is based only on the principle of removing the tumor area and maintaining breast integrity. But in the case of removing the entire breast, called mastectomy, in tumors that develop in many foci in the breast, breast aesthetics are provided with plastic and reconstructive surgeries performed in the same session, eliminating the risk of the patient’s organ loss.

ENDOCRINE SURGERY
These are surgical treatments applied in diseases of the body’s internal secreting glands that require surgery. Benign and malignant disease of the thyroid gland, nodular goiter, toxic goiter, thyroid cancer, parathyroid gland diseases, adrenal gland diseases and tumors, the surgical treatment of benign diseases and tumors of the pancreas, are carried out within the scope of endocrine surgery. At IstHealth General Surgery Centers, special applications are also made in thyroid and parathyroid surgery that prevent bleeding and voice loss that negatively affect patient comfort. Aids used during surgery and called “Energy Devices” ensure that the vessel is closed from the desired place, reducing the risk of bleeding. During surgery, nerve monitoring is also used to protect the nerves leading to the vocal cords that allow the person to speak, and the surgeon can control the function of the nerve during the procedure.

LIVER, PANCREAS, BILIARY TRACT SURGERY (HEPATOPANCREATOBILIER SURGERY)
In general surgery, benign diseases and tumors of the liver, pancreas and biliary tract are treated under the name Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary (HPB) surgery. International techniques are applied in surgery of gastrointestinal tract tumors at IstHealth Health Group General Surgery Centers. Before cancer surgery, patients are evaluated at the oncology Council and the opinions of all branch doctors related to the disease are taken and the most appropriate surgical methods are used for the patient.

GASTROENTEROLOGY SURGERY
Surgical treatment of benign diseases and cancers of the stomach, small and large intestines, esophagus and rectum is carried out under the name gastroenterology surgery. At IstHealth  General Surgery Centers, the most appropriate surgical techniques are determined for patients evaluated by the decision of the council, and advanced surgical technologies applied in the most advanced cancer centers in the world are offered to patients. In oncological surgery, a significant part of the operations are performed with laparoscopy, which is a closed surgical technique, the patient spends a comfortable period after the procedure, gaining enough time for additional treatment. Gastroenterology surgery is also successfully performed, especially surgery for intestinal tumors that have metastasized to the liver.

BARIATRIC SURGERY
Body mass index (BMI) greater than 40 or BMI higher than 35 and in some chronic diseases, and surgical procedures for the treatment of the major health problems therefore individuals, “obesity surgery or bariatric surgery is the name of. In IstHealth Obesity Surgery Centers, obesity surgeries are performed in a closed method, and the patient’s recovery time is reduced. The most common effective methods, such as gastric band, are tube stomach operations and gastric bypass.

PROCTOLOGY SURGERY
Anorectal diseases common in society (colon, rectum and anal region diseases), a team of experience and special expertise in this area for correct diagnosis and treatment, technology and hardware. At IstHealth General Surgery Centers, problems in this area are approached by providing patients with high-level diagnostic and treatment opportunities. In proctology surgery; surgical treatment of internal and external hemorrhoids, constipation, Anas fissure, perianal abscess and fistulas, Gaita abduction, intestinal hernia, hair rotation, anal itching, colorectal cancers and anal and perianal warts are performed.

TRANSPLANTATION
IstHealth Health Group Organ transplant centers are shown as a reference center in the world, especially in liver and kidney transplants. IstHealth is a preferred Center for patients waiting for organ transplants, especially in the Balkan countries and Turkic republics, as well as in the United States and European and Middle East countries. IstHealth Health Group makes its name not only because of its success in organ transplant surgery, but also because of its training to doctors around the world. Doctors, especially from Europe and the United States, are trained in the field of live transplantation at IstHealth .

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