Minimal Access Surgery

Overview

Centre for Minimal Access Surgery is equipped with the latest technology and infrastructure, supported by an experienced team of surgeons. The department specialises in performing all major surgeries involving abdomen, skin, breast, soft tissues, and hernia.
Laparoscopic surgery is also known as key-hole surgery or minimally invasive surgery. It is widely used in gynaecology, gastroenterology and urology. Patients receive specialised assessment, latest treatments along with clinical post-operative care, medications and a regular follow-up. The advantages of this technique over traditional open surgery include a shorter hospital stay and faster recovery time; less pain and bleeding after the operation; and reduced scarring.

Services

Medical Procedures:

GENERAL SURGERY

Our team is equipped to handle all small and big conventional surgeries like: all surgeries for abdomen ,thyroid, breast, hernias etc., Also, they are dealing with emergency situations like simple appendicitis, gallbladder infection to more serious ones like gut perforations and blunt or penetrating trauma to abdomen.

MINIMAL ACCESS SURGERY

Our department of MAS (minimal access surgery)comprises of a team of surgeons capable of delivering a very fine surgical job through small holes with the help of advance endoscopic instruments.

Basic MAS

We perform basic laparoscopic/MAS with fair case on a day care basis. Surgeries like Laparoscopic removal of gallbladder, repair of inguinal/incisional hernia can be carried out on daycare basis.

Advance Laparoscopic surgeries

Advanced surgeries are carried out using high precision minimal access techniques.

Upper GI laparoscopic surgeries:

  • Fundoplication for hiatus hernia,
  • Gastrojejnostomies,
  • Achlasia cardia,
  • Hepaticojejunostomies
  • Cysto gastrostomy

Lower GI (Colorectal):

  • Laparoscopic Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Abdomino perineal resection
  • Laparoscopic Low and Ultra low anterior resection
  • Laparoscopic rectopexy

Bariatric and Metabolic Surgeries:

Commonly known as “weight loss surgeries” Bariatric Surgery/Weight Loss Surgery

  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Lap Gastric Banding
  • Lap Gastric Bypass
  • Duodenal Switch

Benefits of Minimal Access Surgery

  • Minimal Blood Loss
  • Minimal tissue damage, hence less pain
  • Minimal post operative infections
  • Minimal scarring
  • Faster recovery with shorter hospital stay

Daycare Services

Ambulatory Surgical Services are those that generally do not exceed 90 minutes in length and do not require more than four hours of recovery time. Though, an overnight stay may be required due to unexpected medical circumstances.

Patients suitable for ambulatory surgery may require some form of anesthesia as well as post-operative observation, but are released on the same day. These services serve as a more cost-effective and convenient alternative for in patient surgical services. Some of the services provided include:

  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (for Gallbladder Stones)
  • Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernioplasty
  • Laparoscopic Umbilical Hernioplasty
  • Laparoscopic Appendectomy
  • Stapled Haemorrhoidectomy (for Heamorrhoids)
  • SEPS for Varicose Veins
  • Excision of Breast lumps
  • Varicocelectomy
  • Perineal Abscess I & D
  • Anal Dilatation and Lateral Sphincterotomy for Anal Fissure
  • Minor procedures like excisions of lumps, sebaceous cyst excision

Emergency Surgeries

The department deals with all sort of surgical emergencies including trauma, peritonitis, appendicitis intestinal obstruction, peripheral vascular injuries, thoracic injuries etc.

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