General Surgeon

Posted By: SANMAT


Junior Management

Technical Advisor / Specialist

Public Health/WASH

Job Description

  • Examining patients and making diagnoses to determine the need for surgery.
  • Reviewing patients' medical history and planning the best procedure for treatment.
  • Evaluating and advising patients on the risk involved with having surgery.
  • Performing surgical procedures to prevent or correct injury, disease, deformities, and patient function while adhering to regulatory and ethical protocols.
  • Following established surgical techniques during surgery.
  • Prescribing preoperative and postoperative treatments and procedures.
  • Ensuring sterility in the operating room, and all equipment and instruments.
  • Directing and coordinating activities of hospital staff for proper patient care.
  • Overseeing all treatments prior to and post-surgery, and identifying associated risks.
  • Maintaining the highest regard for patient dignity and observing the precepts of the American Hospital Associations Bill of Rights for patients.
  • Planning and executing disease/illness prevention and health promotion programs.
  • Coordinating follow-up meetings with patients and monitoring their health condition after surgery or treatment.
  • Conducting research to develop and test surgical techniques in order to improve procedures and surgery.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Degree in medicine (essential).
  • Certification through the American Board of Medical Specialties (essential).
  • 5 years of residency training in General Surgery (essential).
  • Current state medical license (essential).
  • Completed U.S. Medical Licensing Examination (essential).
  • 3 years of experience practicing as a General Surgeon.
  • Fantastic manual dexterity, hand-eye coordination, and visuospatial awareness.
  • Superb organizational and time management skills.
  • Excellent decision-making skills and communication.
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
  • Emotionally resilient with the ability to make patients feel at ease.
  • Great management and leadership skills.

Desired Candidate Profile

Post Graduation - MD

Typically meet with the patient before surgery to discuss their options, and the recommended surgical procedure and answer questions the patient may have. If the patient consents to the surgery, the general surgeon then schedules the surgery and performs the operation alongside other medical professionals, such as other doctors and nurses. The final responsibilities of general surgeons occur after the procedure when they discuss the success of the operation with the patient and their loved ones. They also provide post-operation care, ensuring that there are no complications from the surgery.

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:SANMAT
  • About Organization:Sanmat was co-founded in 2007 by Amit Kumar Choubey, Nitesh Kumar alumni Dr MGR University and Late Ms Manikanta Mishra (who succumbed in the second COVID wave) of SPJIMER with the mission of “Bringing good change the life of people with the vision of creating healthy and self-sustainable community. They have been working for inclusive development in India. Amit is also an alumnus of the LKY School of Public Policy, NUS, Singapore, IDS-Sussex University. They focus on bridging governance gaps in the execution of various Government and Non-Governmental programs for the marginalized communities to reach the last person. At Sanmat, we bridge governance gaps in the implementation of welfare/developmental programs through our innovative governance models.