Functions of the department

The functions of the Department of Surgery are as follows:
  1. Clinical Services: Rendering services to patients in the Wards, Clinics, Accidents and Emergencies (A&E) and the Operating Theatre
  2. Teaching: Teaching of resident doctors and medical students by Consultants, and stepwise transfer of knowledge during clinical clerkship from residents to residents and from residents to medical students.
  3. Research: Consultants and resident doctors from the department are involved in many research projects and several publications.
Excellent providers of tertiary healthcare that enhances the quality of life of people.
To provide effective and efficient health services, training and research that meets the needs of the people.
  • Sanctity of human life
  • Compassion for humanity
  • Honesty and integrity
  • Hardwork and diligence
  • Teamwork
  • Trust and Confidence
  • Accountability
  • Pursuing Greatness
Contact Information
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