Surgical specialisation

Dr Englund specialises in two areas of surgery: general and vascular surgery.

Below are three subsections that are dedicated to informing you about each of these two areas of medicine. These three subsections will include information about how each kind of interventional treatment is designed to help you and what you can expect if you require an operation within one of these three areas of surgery. Our hope is that by informing you of the facts, it will bring you some understanding and comfort prior to, and throughout your day of treatment. Please feel free to click on the links below that say “Read More” and work through the material provided. If you still have any questions after reading this information please feel free to call us or send us an email and we will endeavour to help you with answers quickly.

General Surgery

General Surgery

General surgery is a surgical specialty that focuses on abdominal contents including esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder and bile ducts, and often the thyroid gland (depending on the availability of head and neck surgery specialists). They also deal with diseases involving the skin, breast, soft tissue, and hernias.

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Vascular Surgery

Vascular Surgery

Vascular surgery is a specialty of surgery in which diseases of the vascular system,  arteries and veins, are managed by medical therapy, minimally-invasive catheter procedures, and surgical reconstruction. The specialty evolved from general and cardiac surgery as well as minimally invasive techniques pioneered by interventional radiology. The vascular surgeon is trained in the diagnosis and management of diseases affecting all parts of the vascular system.

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