The General Surgery Department provides evaluation along with treatment of a vast array of complicated General Surgery problems. The department’s staff members collaborate with physicians of other specialties. Such collaborations help the department’s physicians give proper care to the patients. Several varieties of diagnostics, endoscopic, laparoscopic as well as interventional surgical procedures are performed at the department. Department of Surgery is actively engaged in Undergraduate and Post Graduate teaching and clinical work (OPD, IPD & Operations). The Department provides extensive outdoor and indoor services to both emergency and chronic cases providing tertiary and referral care facilities, besides attending to OPD patients. The Department is undertaking extensive teaching and training of undergraduate and post graduate students through lectures, clinics, seminars, Journal clubs, integrated seminars, case presentations, ward rounds, and learning operative skills in operation theatre. The Department also undertakes minor OT procedures within the OPD complex in addition to major and minor emergency surgery in OT.


To increase the pool of competent & skilled surgeons so as to cater the healthcare & educational needs of the rural & urban Indians.


  • This Department aims to provide surgical training as part of the curriculum to the students who are pursuing M.B.B.S. degree.
  • To carry out surgeries in order to treat and ameliorate the sufferings of those who need it.
  • It lays emphasis on the need of good bedside manners and values of Doctor – Patient relationship to provide comprehensive surgical care.
  • It also strives to provide an intellectually stimulating environment for the students to learn, practice and do research in the challenging field of surgery.
  • The Department’s mission is to offer the best patient care, provide flawless training to the physicians and surgeons as well as conduct groundbreaking medical research.

Courses Offered

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery


  • Surgical department with working surgical units.
  • Well equipped air conditioned rooms with e-communication facility with desktop computers and internet connections for HOD and faculties.
  • Well equipped library with sufficient number of books, journals and e-journals.
  • Well maintained surgical pathology museum with various types of specimens.
  • Well equipped and well planned Surgical OPDs and wards.
  • Well equipped operation theatres with all ultramodern instruments including laparoscopy and endoscopy instruments.

Well equipped and well planned Surgical OPD with

  • Consulting rooms
  • Demonstration rooms
  • Dressing rooms
  • Well equipped Minor operation theatres
  • Well equipped Endoscopic procedure room

Well ventilated and illuminated male and female wards with attached dressing rooms, demonstration rooms and side laboratories.

Operation Theatre

  • Well equipped ultramodern modular five operation theaters with OT lights.
  • Well equipped endoscopy operation theatre with all endoscopes (gastroscope, deodenoscope and side viewing endoscope) for diagnosis and therapeutic procedures including ERCP.
  • Well equipped separate septic operation theater for infected cases.
  • Separate male and female doctors changing rooms.
  • Personal lockers for all residents and faculties.


General Surgery
Dr. Pran Gopal Sarkar Professor & HOD
Dr. A K Pujahari Professor
Dr. Surit Majumdar Associate Professor
Dr. Jiwesh Kumar Thakur Associate Professor
Dr. Rahul Lal Singh Associate Professor
Dr. Prashant Kumar Gupta Associate Professor
Dr. Rakesh Kumar Verma Associate Professor
Dr. Saroj Kumar Associate Professor
Dr. J.K. Shah Associate Professor
Dr. Chandra Shekhar Singh Associate Professor
Dr. Debabrata Saha Associate Professor
Dr. Navneet Kumar Associate Professor
Dr. Ranvir Kumar Associate Professor
Dr. Ishfaq Ahmad Geelani Associate Professor
Dr. Partha Sarathi Hota Assistant Professor
Dr. Subhadip Jana Senior Resident
Dr. Uday Pratap Senior Resident
Dr. Atanu Ranjan Nayak Senior Resident
Dr. Harish Pal Senior Resident
Dr. Arun Dhankhar Senior Resident
Dr. Kaushal Kumar Junior Resident
Dr. Ramkrishna Sarkar Junior Resident
Dr. Vishal Sinha Junior Resident
Dr. Priyanka Baranwal Junior Resident
Dr. Rashmi Singh Junior Resident
Dr. Priya Dutta Junior Resident
Dr. Indranil Sarkar Junior Resident
Dr. Arunita Ghosal Junior Resident
Dr. Nitesh Kumar Junior Resident
Dr. Aditi Ajit Jaiswal Junior Resident

Major Equipments and Models

  • Laparoscopy surgery instruments
  • Upper GI endoscope
  • Duobenoscope
  • Colonoscope
  • All modern equipments required for general surgery
  • All audiovisual equipments required for teaching

Services Offered

The curriculum also includes –

  • Students counseling and orientation programmes
  • Mentorship
  • Online Course Assistance
  • Encouraging UG and PG students to participate in the quiz, seminars and conferences in and outside the university campus.
  • Guest lectures.