HOMEABOUT USPATIENT INFORMATION       

General Surgery
Thyroid Surgery
Diseases & Surgery of the Breasts
Gastro-Intestinal Surgery
Colon & Rectal Surgery
Hernia Surgery

Laparoscopic Procedures
Including:
Gallbladder
Inguinal Hernia
Hiatal Hernia
Colon
Spleen
Appendix

Gastro-Intestinal Endoscopy

 

 

 Minimally Invasive Surgery
 

Many surgical procedures today can be done using minimally invasive techniques. The technique involves a small camera, called a laparoscope, which, along with operating tools are passed through a small incision approximately the width of a pencil. The camera serves as the surgeon's eyes, and allows him or her to perform the surgery safely and efficiently, with minimal scarring.

Minimally invasive surgery can be used to remove the spleen or the gallbladder, repair hernias, perform appendectomies and colonoscopies, and even help patients who suffer from chronic heartburn. Because the incisions are so small, the procedure is much less painful than standard surgery. Since most minimally invasive surgeries are done on an outpatient basis, hospitalization is rarely required. This in turn makes minimally invasive surgery more cost effective than conventional surgery because you return to work and normal activities faster.

Click on any of the following medical links for further information on Anal Abscesses as well as other medical topics.
 
Useful Medical Links
 

 

.

 

HOME  I  ABOUT US  I  PATIENT INFORMATION   
SURGEONS  I  SURGICAL AREAS  I  MEDICAL LINKS 


COPYRIGHT EL PASO SURGICAL ASSOCIATES, P.A. - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED
POWERED BY
Attila systems