General Surgeon(s) in Singapore

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About Laparoscopic Surgeon

A general laparoscopic surgeon is a doctor specialized in performing laparoscopic surgeries. Laparoscopic surgery, also known as keyhole surgery, is a surgical procedure performed through a small incision, made for the surgery, and passing a small tube with a video camera to the body cavity to look inside the body and pinpoint the area of operation.

General surgeons are trained to operate on the:

  • Alimentary tract i.e. esophagus and related organs
  • Abdomen and parts constituting it
  • Breast, skin and soft tissue
  • Endocrine system

In addition to that, general surgeons are trained and experienced in providing patient care before, during, and after surgery, including:

  • Surgical critical care
  • Surgical oncology
  • Trauma

When should you consider visiting a Laparoscopic Surgeon?

There are various reason that your physician might ask you to visit a laparoscopic surgery, some of them includes:

  • Need to undergo the procedure but want to avoid major risks associated with traditional open surgery.
  • Treatment requiring only simple procedures.
  • Having an existing medical condition that make an open surgery risky
  • Require a diagnostic examination of the internal organs and/or a biopsy

What are some of the problems diagnosed and treated with Laparoscopy?

Laparoscopy is used to diagnose and treat many problems including:

  • Female infertility
  • Problems of the female reproductive system
  • Ectopic pregnancy
  • Adhesions
  • Diseases of the urinary system
  • Cancers of the internal organs
  • Ascites
  • Hernia

Procedures Performed by General Laparoscopic Surgeon in Singapore

  • Removal of diseased organs such as the gallbladder or appendix
  • Removal or repair of diseased parts of the colon or stomach (digestive system)
  • Removal or repair of the bladder, ureters, or kidneys (urinary system)
  • Removal or repair of women's reproductive organs, such as the uterus or fallopian tubes
  • Tubal ligation
  • Removal of a kidney in a living donor
  • Weight-reduction procedures, such as gastric bypass
  • Repair of a hernia
  • View the liver and pancreas for the presence of cancer tumors
  • View the abdomen for signs of disease that has been difficult to diagnose (exploratory surgery)
  • View a tumor in the abdomen
  • Check the source of abdominal pain or removal of scar tissue
  • Look for the source of internal bleeding or fluid build-up if the patient has a normal blood pressure
  • View injury following trauma or an accident
  • Some of the gastrointestinal procedures performed by laparoscopy are Proctosigmoidectomy, Right colectomy, Total abdominal colectomy, Proctocolectomy and Abdominoperineal resection
  • Some of the gynecological procedures performed by laparoscopy are Ovarian cyst removal, Tubal ligation, Hysterectomy, Myomectomy and Laparoscopic removal of endometriosis
  • Some of the urological procedures performed by laparoscopy are Nephrectomy, Renal cyst removal, Renal biopsy, Pyeloplasty, Ureteropyeloscopy and Adrenalectomy
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