General & Laparoscopic Surgery
Laparoscopic surgery, also called minimally invasive surgery (MIS), bandaid surgery, keyhole surgery is a modern surgical technique in which operations in the abdomen are performed through small incisions ( usually 0.5 – 1.5 cm) as compared to larger incisions needed in traditional surgical procedures.
- There are a number of advantages to the patient with laparoscopic surgery versus an open procedure. These include reduced pain due to smaller incisions and hemorrhaging, and shorter recovery time.
- The key element in laparoscopic surgery is the use of laparoscope. There are an number of advantages to the patient with laparoscopic surgery versus an open procedure