208600000X Taxonomy Code - Surgery

Taxonomy Code

Code: 208600000X

Type: Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians

Classification: Surgery

Specialization: N/A

Level: Level II - Classification

Definition: A general surgeon has expertise related to the diagnosis - preoperative, operative and postoperative management - and management of complications of surgical conditions in the following areas: alimentary tract; abdomen; breast, skin and soft tissue; endocrine system; head and neck surgery; pediatric surgery; surgical critical care; surgical oncology; trauma and burns; and vascular surgery. General surgeons increasingly provide care through the use of minimally invasive and endoscopic techniques. Many general surgeons also possess expertise in transplantation surgery, plastic surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

Version: NCCU Provider Taxonomy Version 18.0

Related Taxonomy Codes

Taxonomy Code Taxonomy Clasification Taxonomy Specialization
2086H0002X Surgery Hospice and Palliative Medicine
2086S0102X Surgery Surgical Critical Care
2086S0105X Surgery Surgery of the Hand
2086S0120X Surgery Pediatric Surgery
2086S0122X Surgery Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
2086S0127X Surgery Trauma Surgery
2086S0129X Surgery Vascular Surgery
2086X0206X Surgery Surgical Oncology

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