The Department of General Surgery at VMU offers specialized surgical care with the objective “early detection of surgical ailments and prompt relief”. The outpatient department of general surgery is located in the outpatient complex. On an average, the outpatient clinic serves about 250 patients every day. The General Surgery Department also offers special services in paediatric surgery.
The General Surgery Department has separate wards for male and female patients. The total number of beds is 120. There are two operation theatres in the Department of General Surgery, possessing of a total of 4 well-equipped operating tables. The General Surgery Department is supported by super specialty services like plastic surgery.