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We found 4 general surgeons who accept Great-West Healthcare HMO near Bolingbrook, IL.

Dr. Ramanathapur K Natesh, MD
Specializes in General Surgery
640 S Washington Street; Suite 380
Naperville, IL
 

Dr. Ramanathapur Natesh is a specialist in general surgery. Dr. Natesh (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Kannada, Tamil, and Hindi. These areas are among his clinical interests: breast cancer surgery, thyroid surgery, and varicose veins. He is affiliated with Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital. He is a graduate of Mysore Medical College. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Preferred Network Access (PNA), in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy, Breast Biopsy, Vascular Surgery Procedures, Hemorrhoid Surgery, Laser ... (Read more)

Dr. Alwyn Dalvester Harriott, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery
420 Schmidt Road; #235
Bolingbrook, IL
 

Dr. Alwyn Harriott is a general surgeon and bariatric surgeon. Areas of expertise for Dr. Harriott include thyroid problems, celiac disease, and inguinal hernia repair. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Harriott graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at St. John Hospital & Medical Center, Detroit. Dr. Harriott's hospital/clinic affiliations include Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital, Adventist Health Partners (AHP), and Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Umbilical Hernia, Breast Biopsy, Bronchoscopy, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Abdominal Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Jason Christopher Goliath, MD
Specializes in General Surgery
396 Remington Boulevard; Suite 240
Bolingbrook, IL
 

Dr. Jason Goliath works as a general surgeon in Hinsdale, IL, Bolingbrook, IL, and Plainfield, IL. He graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine. His areas of expertise include breast cancer surgery, inguinal hernia repair, and thyroid surgery. On average, patients gave Dr. Goliath a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. He is professionally affiliated with Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital, Adventist Health Partners (AHP), and Adventist Hinsdale Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy, Breast Biopsy, Hemorrhoid Surgery, Surgical Procedures, Gallbladder ... (Read more)

Dr. Rajakumari Prakash Selvaraj, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Ophthalmology
393 Remington Boulevard; Suite 340
Bolingbrook, IL
 

Dr. Rajakumari Selvaraj is a general surgeon and ophthalmologist. Her areas of expertise include the following: glaucoma, cataract surgery, and eyelid problems. Dr. Selvaraj's professional affiliations include Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital, Mount Sinai Hospital, and Sinai Health System (Chicago). Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Selvaraj takes. Before performing her residency at John Stroger Hospital of Cook County, Dr. Selvaraj attended India for medical school. Dr. Selvaraj (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish, Kannada, and Tamil.

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Clinical interests: Cataract Surgery, Eyelid Problems, Glaucoma

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What is General Surgery?

A general surgeon is a specialist who performs many different kinds of operations, with a focus on those located in the chest and abdomen. General surgeons have specific knowledge about anatomy, surgical techniques, and wound care that allows them to excel at a wide variety of procedures.

While a general surgeon can perform many different kinds of operations, there are a few types that are most common in general surgery. They include:
  • Mastectomies and breast cancer removal
  • Laparoscopic abdominal surgery, including hernia repairs and weight loss surgery
  • Colorectal surgery to treat conditions such as intestinal polyps or Crohn’s disease
  • Abdominal transplants, such as kidney transplants or liver transplants
  • Emergency surgery, performing all different kinds of needed surgery in an emergency department

A general surgery residency requires the doctor to have direct experience in ten widely different areas, including abdominal procedures, pediatric surgery, removing cancer, and repairing trauma. General surgeons have the ability to examine patients, perform biopsies, and plan care. They can prescribe antibiotics and pain medication and manage complications. They are operation experts, from diagnosis through recovery.