General surgery is often known as the core discipline. From cancer to obesity and many difficult and painful conditions in between, the general surgeon must treat a devastating litany of diseases that threaten people's lives and health. The Egyptian Hospital's resident surgeons and specialist consultants, supported by modern diagnostics, operating theatres and ICU, provide the best option for minor and major surgical procedures in Egypt. Surgical Department is responsible for emergency service, covering all aspect of trauma and acute surgical emergencies in various disciplines. In addition to general and emergency surgery, the latest non-invasivediagnostic and treatment procedures, including laparoscopy and endoscopy, are available.