Dr. Rajat Goel(HOD)
The department of Minimal Access & GI Surgery consists of an extremely qualified team of doctors. With an unparalleled domain knowledge and availability of the most advanced technology along with a caring and compassionate approach towards patient care, we provide each patient with a comprehensive evaluation and customized treatment in the best possible manner available.
Some of our commonly performed procedures include:
FAQ’s for Minimal Access & GI Surgery
What does Minimal Access Surgery Mean?
It is a highly developed technique for doing all types of surgical procedures. It is also known as Laparoscopic Surgery, Keyhole Surgery or Band-Aid surgery. A thin telescope known as laparoscope and working instruments are inserted through small incisions (3-12mm) in the abdominal wall and the laparoscope is attached to a tiny video camera which shows the inside view of patient’s body to a high resolution in the monitors. These incisions are usually covered with surgical glue/ closed with absorbable sutures and after a few weeks are barely visible thus avoiding any follow-up visit for suture removal.
What are the benefits of Minimal Access Surgery?
There are several advantages like:
How long will be my hospital stay?
Minimal Access surgery or the laparoscopic surgery reduces the hospital stay by half. In some MAS the patient can be discharged on the same day.