A member of Trinity Health’s team of general surgeons, Dr. AyJy P. Bhardwaj provides safe and effective surgical care to patients, with specialty interests that include breast and abdominal surgeries, plus a wide range of minimally invasive procedures. Dr. Bhardwaj graduated from Swarthmore College in Pennsylvania and completed an anatomy fellowship as well as her medical degree at Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Missouri. Her General Surgery residency was completed at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, where Dr. Bhardwaj served as chief resident her graduate year. Dr. Bhardwaj has traveled to Haiti, Rwanda, DRC Congo, China, Laos, and Taiwan for medical mission and clinical rotations. She’s a member of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons and American College of Surgeons.
General surgery, despite its name, is a surgical specialty that focuses on abdominal organs such as, intestines including esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder and bile ducts, and often the thyroid gland. They also deal with diseases involving the skin, breast, and hernias. These surgeons deal mainly in the Torso.