General Surgical Unit of Sri Jayewardenepura General Hospital extends its in-patient service to the public through three separate wards (Ward 08, 14 and 15) and paying wards. Surgical clinics conducted by the general surgical unit provide pre and post-operative care for patients. Sri Jayewardenepura General Hospital consists of state of the art modern operation theatre facilities and dedicated intensive care units for the management of critical surgical conditions.
General surgical unit offers various diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic procedures at a very competitive rate. Sri Jayewardenepura General Hospital conducts renal transplantation surgeries achieving a very high success rate within a short period of time.
Considering current disease trends in the country, SJGH delivers specialized breast care with multidisciplinary input. Screening for breast cancers and breast reconstruction surgeries are also performed in SJGH. For the convenience of patients general surgical unit conducts day surgeries where patient is discharged within the same day after the surgical intervention