Minimally Invasive Surgery
What is minimally invasive surgery?
Minimally invasive surgery refers to any procedure that is done through small incisions, using the aid of miniature microscopes, high-definition monitors and/or small fiber-optic flashlights. The incisions made for a minimally invasive procedure require only a stitch or two to close.
What are some examples of minimally invasive procedures that your practice performs?
- da Vinci® Robotics
What are the benefits of minimally invasive surgery?
- Less trauma to the body
- Less blood loss
- Less need for pain medication
- Shorter hospital stay
- Shorter recovery time
- Smaller surgical scars