Anaesthesia has traditionally meant the condition of having sensation (including the feeling of pain) blocked or temporarily taken away. This allows patients to undergo surgery and other procedures without the distress and pain they would otherwise experience.
Plastic, reconstructive, and cosmetic surgery refers to a variety of operations performed in order to repair or restore body parts to normal appearance or function, or to improve a body part’s appearance.
General surgery, despite its name, is a surgical specialty that focuses on abdominal organs, e.g., intestines including oesophagus, stomach, small bowel, large bowel, liver, pancreas, gallbladder and bile ducts, and often the thyroid gland. Surgeons also deal with diseases involving the skin, breast, and hernias, varicose vein’s to mention a sample of the scope the perform.
Vascular surgery is a specialty of surgery in which diseases of the vascular system, or arteries and veins, are managed by medical therapy, minimally-invasive catheter procedures, and surgical reconstruction.