What are the pros and cons of minimally invasive surgeries?

Minimally invasive surgeries are those, where the cuts made to perform the surgery are much smaller in size than they usually would be in open surgery. Types of minimally invasive surgeries include laparoscopic bariatric surgery, lap sleeve gastrectomy, lap appendectomy procedure, laparoscopy diagnostic, and laparoscopic hernia repair. A lap appendectomy procedure is one, in which Continue reading


What are the factors you need to consider if there is a requirement for travel?

Whether you have had a biopsy tissue or a balloon gastric or a gastroenterology surgery, surgery, on the whole, is meant to make you feel better and help you return to your usual life. However, sometimes it is very important that you do no travel, especially by an aircraft. Travelling by an aircraft, particularly, for Continue reading

Is robotic surgery the ideal choice for a minimally invasive surgery today?

Robotic surgery, or a robot-assisted surgery, enables the doctors to perform some complex surgeries with more precision, control and flexibility than what is possible with the conventional procedures. Robotic surgeries are usually associated with minimally invasive surgery. These surgeries are performed through tiny incisions, unlike open surgeries. Though, it may also sometimes be used during Continue reading


How can your family assist you prepare for your minimally invasive surgery?

Families are there for you and should be there for you through thick and thin. Unfortunately, surgeries are more on the thick side. However, whether you are having a laparoscopy diagnostic (a procedure to examine a woman’s reproductive organs), laparoscopic bariatric surgery (a surgery to aid you in weight loss) or a lap appendectomy procedure Continue reading