Laparoscopy Diagnostic

Using the laparoscope’s video camera, the surgeon is able to explore and inspect the interior of the abdomen – often allowing the surgeon to see with greater detail and with more clarity than with the human eye alone. [/x_columnize] A laparoscope is a narrow tube that contains a light source and a small video camera that can aid in the … Read More

Colonoscopy Lower Endoscopy

Your doctor has recommended that you have a Colonoscopy, also called a lower endoscopy. It is a procedure to examine your colon. This video will help you to understand this procedure. Let’s begin by reviewing information about your body.

Anti Reflux Laparoscopy Surgery

When you have acid reflux disease, the weakened muscle allows the contents of your stomach to back up into your esophagus, causing a considerable amount of discomfort, with symptoms like heartburn, difficulty swallowing, chest pain and belching. Acid-reflux surgery reinforces the LES to create a barrier to prevent the acid-reflux from occurring. PostCare™ Discharge Tasks

Endoscopy – Upper GI

An upper GI endoscopy is a diagnostic procedure used by your doctor to inspect the inside of your throat, esophagus, stomach and upper intestine. While it’s considered a surgical procedure, endoscopy does not involve an incision. Instead, your doctor will pass a flexible tube, called an endoscope through your mouth and into your stomach and digestive tract. This tube has … Read More

Gallbladder Removal – Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

The gallbladder is a small organ located below the liver. Its function is to store bile used by the intestines to digest food. Gallstones – small calcified deposits – sometimes form and block the bile ducts which lead from the gallbladder to the intestines. In many cases, the problem becomes so severe, that the only effective treatment is to remove … Read More

Gallbladder Removal – Laparoscopic Hassan Trocar

The gallbladder is a small organ located below the liver. Its function is to store bile used by the intestines to digest food. Gallstones – small calcified deposits – sometimes form and block the bile ducts which lead from the gallbladder to the intestines. In many cases, the problem becomes so severe, that the only effective treatment is to remove … Read More

Hiatal Hernia – Laparoscopic

Your diaphragm is a muscle that separates your chest from your abdomen and helps you to breathe. Normally, the diaphragm has an opening for the esophagus to pass through where it connects with the stomach. A hiatal hernia occurs when part of the stomach pushes upward through this small opening. Your hiatal hernia may be causing considerable discomfort, with symptoms … Read More

Hernia Repair – Inguinal (Laparoscopic)

In general terms, we can say that a hernia occurs when the layers that make up the abdominal wall weaken. In other words, the fabric of muscle and other tissues which protect the gut develops a defect or weakness. Through that defect, the peritoneum (PER-IT-TA-NEE-UM) – and perhaps other organs – push their way outward, forming a lump which can … Read More

TURP – Transurethral Resection of the Prostate

What is Transurethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP)? TURP is designed to relieve symptoms of an enlarged prostate by reducing the size of the prostate. TURP is also a diagnostic procedure where tissue is removed to screen for the presence of cancer.