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Which One Is Best Laparoscopy Hospital In Mumbai Also Da Vinci
Mumbai: Probably kokilaben hospital. http://www.kokilabenhospital.com/patients/findadoctor/centrefor_roboticsurgery.html.Get a more detailed answer ›
Laparoscopy involves placement of a small camera-scope into the abdominal cavity, most often at the belly button. This allows us to see and surgically rx many abdominal and pelvic diseases. This is combined with distinction of the abd cavity with co2 gas to create more space to work. This usually requires a general anesthetic, yet most people can go ...Read more
Which doctors/hospitals in san francisco bay area perform most hiatal hernia surgeries? Is laparoscopic best for 83 yr women-stomach is protruding
Yes: I am not familiar with the hospitals/doctors in the bay area. However, i can comment on then 2nd part of your question. Yes, if there are no other contraindications laparoscopy or even robotic surgery is better than open surgery especially for hiatal hernia in an 83 year old. Quicker recovery, shorter hospital stay, less pain, less risk of infection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ask around: Ask patients in the area who was good and ask your doctor where he would have his operation. ...Read more
What is the typical cost for pacemaker implantation in pakistan and which centres are doing in rawalpindi / islamabad?
Opting for a total hysterectomy for reoccurring cin3 ( keeping ovaries) ... Is an abdominal or vaginal procedure the best in this situation?
Discuss with Surgeon: It is a decision you can make with your surgeon as there can be different benefits and risks depending on each individuals case. A vaginal approach of course, precludes having a scar on your abdomen which is important to some. Best wishes. ...Read more
Which is the best hospital or who is the best doctor for teratoma removal near the uterus in singapore?
Contact Organization: To find the best doctors for any problem, it's best to contact the health organization that represents the doctors. Healthtap is a game (see the website rules/regs) and not really designed to be a resource for that information. ...Read more
In order to manage the pain after a sigmoid colectomy (open surgery), what are the differences in efficacy between Exparel and an epidural? Is one considered generally better?
Apples and oranges: sorry if names sound similar, it might be confusing.. Exparel is a brand name for the paricular formulation of a numbing medicine, or local anesthetic - liposomal bupivacaine. This or traditional bupivacaine could be administered via particular injection technique, that received the name from the anatomical location - epidural space. Your anesthesiologist or any specialist on HealthTap can help ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
I'm having da vinci robotic hysterectomy. It is considered outpatient; for what reason would they keep me in the hospital longer than 1 night/23 hrs?
How effective is tubal at age 45? How many days recovery from laproscopic with cauterization in ontario, canada?
Medical/Surgical Oncology: Is there anyone in the state of Florida that uses the DaVinci System to attempt to excise a pancreatic tumor. Please help?
Pancreatic cancer: Consider contacting Orlando regional medical center/, MD Anderson cancer center as that has an affiliation with MD anderson and may offer multiple options. http://www.davincisurgery.com/da-vinci-general-surgery/ is a locator for places in the US where DaVinci systems are used and may help. ...Read more
Is any doctors that will treat post tubal ligation syndrome (PTLS) by surgery in Alabama Georgia or Florida?
How common is nissen fundplication surgery? Is it true that one in three surgery in western country is the nissen ?
No, not common: Nissen fundoplication is an anti-reflux procedure for symptomatic and poorly responsive gastroesophageal reflux (gerd). With the use of more potent antacids, such as proton pump inhibitors, the incidence of anti-reflux procedures is actually declining. The peak use was about 32, 000 in the us done in 1999 but down to 24, 000 by 2003. In contrast, over 600, 000 cholecystectomies are done each year. ...Read more
What procedure do you doctors here reccommend for curing lpr .tif procedure or that surgical one where they make 3-5 incisions? Which one has best suc
Lap Nissen: Depends not only on the procedure but on the expertise of the Surgeon. The best results are at USC-LAC in LA by the Demeester group ...Read more
What is the best hospital for rhinoplasty(nose reshaping) & liposuction surgery in bangalore, india and by which doctor ?
Hi doctor embolization vs surgery in left varicocele which one is better and safe.? Pls explain.....
Varicocele: While every surgical procedure has risks, for the treatment of varicocele embolization is a minimally invasive and safe treatment method. The open surgery is a quite effective but is much like a hernia repair and has increased risk of damage to the sperm duct and nerves in the region. Risks of both procedure are quitelow. Most patients select embolization due to the much quicker recovery and minimally invasive nature. ...Read more
How safe is it that the gyn whose specialty listings does not include myomectomy but instead hysteroctomy to perform myomectomy surgery?Save -uterus
Ask: It would be impractical for surgeons to list all procedures that they are qualified to perform. The first step i would suggest is to ask your doctor if this is a procedure he/she commonly performs. If so, how many have been performed in the last week? Month? Year? If you know any women who have been patients of this doctor, ask what there experience was like. Consider a 2nd opinion. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Wouldn't have a clue: You have posted a question on the public HT site. We are volunteer docs/dentists/psychologists primarily in the US who offer to answer questions about medical problems. We have no access to or information about local healthcare docs/hospitals/etc. around the world where the site is seen. You need to direct such questions to the local healthcare providers. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer