General surgery focuses on the contents of the abdomen such as the stomach, esophagus, colon, pancreas, liver, small bowel, and gallbladder. General surgeons also treat diseases involving the skin, breast, or soft tissue as well as hernias and trauma.
Neurosurgery, also called neurological surgery, focuses on the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of disorders affecting the nervous system including the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, and extra-cranial cerebrovascular system.
Colon & Rectal Surgery
Colorectal surgery, also known as proctology, focuses on disorders of the rectum, anus, and colon. Diagnostic procedures, such as the colonoscopy, are used to diagnose problems and determine what type of treatment is needed.
Orthopedic surgery, or orthopedics, focuses on the treatment and prevention of conditions involving the musculoskeletal system using both surgical and non-surgical methods.