Dr. Shiv Chopra

General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi

He specializes in advanced laparoscopic surgery, minimal access operations, laparoscopic hernia surgery, cancer surgery, general surgery methods, thoracic surgery and laparoscopic surgery procedures for removal of gallstones.

Contributions

  • Advantage and Disadvantage of Laparoscopic Surgery?
    Dr. Shiv Chopra, General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi, will discuss the advantages and disadvantage of laparoscopic surgery in this video. The advantages of laparoscopic surgery are small incisions, less wounds, less infections, less hospital stay, etc. Certain surgeries cannot be done through laparoscopy such as cancers as there is risk of complications and sometimes incomplete clearance.
  • Discuss hernia and its management?
    In this video, Dr. Shiv Chopra, General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi, will talk about hernia and its management. Hernia is basically due to certain weakness of abdominal wall or manmade creations such as smoking, obesity, sedentary lifestyle. Treatment is to reduce the defect with some prosthetic material known as mesh. He will further explain about mesh which is used to strengthen the abdominal wall. Also, he will discuss why it is important to evaluate the patient properly before the surgery.
  • Discuss about anorectal conditions?
    Dr. Shiv Chopra, General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi, will explain the anorectal conditions in this video. Piles are usually painless, painful conditions are fissures, fistula and proctitis. Fissure is a longitudinal cut in the anal canal. Whenever hard stool is passed there is some amount of trauma to the area. The management for fissure is to have enough water and pass soft stool and avoid being constipated. Chronic fissures need surgery. He will further explain about piles and its management.
  • How do you treat a superficial burn?
    In this video, Dr. Shiv Chopra, General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi, will discuss about the treatment of superficial burn. Immediately clean the area and apply silver X which is a moisturizer and avoids infections which are caused due to burns. The superficial skin is be shed off and a new layer will come within 10-14 days.
  • Is it okay to pop a blister that formed after a burn?
    In this video, Dr. Shiv Chopra, General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi, answer, "Is it okay to pop a blister that formed after a burn"
  • When should a burn send you to the hospital?
    In this video, Dr. Shiv Chopra, General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi, answer, "When should a burn send you to the hospital"
  • How does soap clean you?
    In this video, Dr. Shiv Chopra, General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi, answer, "How does soap clean you"
  • How do you care for stitches?
    In this video, Dr. Shiv Chopra, General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi, answer, "How do you care for stitches"
  • What are dissolving stitches made of? What do they dissolve in?
    In this video, Dr. Shiv Chopra, General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi, answer, "What are dissolving stitches made of? What do they dissolve in"
  • What is the best treatment for scars after surgery?
    In this video, Dr. Shiv Chopra, General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi, answer, "What is the best treatment for scars after surgery"
  • How should we Reduce the intensity of Surgical Scars?
    In this video, Dr. Shiv Chopra, General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi, answer, "How to Reduce the intensity of Surgical Scars"
  • Surgical Scars: How should we Minimize and Treat their Appearance?
    In this video, Dr. Shiv Chopra, General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi, answer, "Surgical Scars: How to Minimize and Treat their Appearance"
  • Bites: Preventing Infections and Treating Injuries?
    In this video, Dr. Shiv Chopra, General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi, answer, "Bites: Preventing Infections and Treating Injuries"
  • What might have caused an infection at the site of surgery?
    In this video, Dr. Shiv Chopra, General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi, answer, "What might have caused an infection at the site of surgery"
  • Wrong site surgery and surgical marking practices among clinicians?
    In this video, Dr. Shiv Chopra, General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi, answer, "Wrong site surgery and surgical marking practices among clinicians"
  • Use of mobile phone in operating room?
    In this video, Dr. Shiv Chopra, General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi, answer, "Use of mobile phone in operating room"
  • Comparison between fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) and core needle biopsy (CNB)?
    In this video, Dr. Shiv Chopra, General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi, answer, "Comparison between fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) and core needle biopsy (CNB)"
  • Can a biopsy cause a cancer to spread?
    In this video, Dr. Shiv Chopra, General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi, answer, "Can a biopsy cause a cancer to spread"