The department is made up of the following sections:
• General surgery
• Cardiothoracic surgery
• ENT surgery
• Urology
• Orthopedic surgery
• Neurosurgery
• Laparoscopic surgery
• Endoscopy
• Dental surgery
• Ophthalmology / Eye clinic

There are specialized clinics for;
• Breast cancer screening – Mon – Fri 11am- 1pm
• ENT – Mon 9am- 12 noon
• Orthopedics – Mon 2- 5 pm, Tue 8am- 12noon
• Urology – Mon 9am- 12noon
• General surgery- Mon 2pm (general) then Mon – Fri 10am – 1pm in Private clinic
• Cardiothoracic clinic – on appointment in the private clinic

The department has 3 general wards; St. Elizabeth (female) capacity of 32 beds, St. Patrick (male) capacity of 22 beds, St. Theresa(children) capacity 24 beds and a private wing which is shared by other departments.

We are supported by a fully functioning 24 hours theater and high dependency unit.

DEPARTMENT HEAD

Dr. Lawrence Ekwaro

Senior Consultant General Surgery MBChB(MUK),MMED SURG(MUK),HDQHC(MUK), FCSECA