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DAY CARE SURGERIES

 

The concept of day care surgery is not new. The ancient doctor’s have used this method, which have been re-presented as a modern day innovation, and now it has come to stay.

What is Day Care or Ambulatory Surgery ?

Discharged of the patient on the same day of surgery, is termed as Day Care Surgery. It also means that the patient is operated as an out patient, that he is not admitted over night, and hence ambulatory. He walks in and walks out on the same day of his procedure.

What about anesthesia?

Most of the surgeries and other procedures are done under local anesthesia and mild sedation, therefore, its effect wears out within a few hours, and you are able to function normally.

What types of surgeries are possible ?

Procedure like Endoscopies, Excision biopsies, Lipoma, Cysts, Breast Lumps, Hernias, Hydrocele, Varicocele, Vasectomy, Auroplasty, Piles, Fissure-in-ano, Fistula-in-ano, Pilonidal sinus etc. are easily and comfortable done as a day procedure.

What are the advantage of this type of surgery ?

The patient avoids hospitalization and its associated problems, like hassle of the admission and discharge procedures, avoids hospital acquired infection and can recover in the familiar and comfortable surroundings of his home and family, without inconveniencing anyone. Also, it significantly cuts down the cost of the whole treatment.

As the procedure is done under local anesthesia, it does away with the complications of general or spinal anesthesia, and it can safely be done in cases where general anesthesia is contraindicated.

What are disadvantages ?

In some cases, there can be pain, requiring injectable painkillers or bleeding, which may require medical attention. But, these are rare, and the post-operation instructions given to you at the time of discharge, will help you to prevent and take care of the situation. Also, our team of doctors will guide and advise you in dealing with the situation, will attend to you wherever it is possible.

PROCEDURES PERFORMED AS DAY CARE SURGERY

1)      Endoscopies :   Gastroscopy
                                Sigmoidoscopy

2)      Excision Biopsy : Lymph node

                                   Breast lump

                                   Muscle

                                   Skin

                                   Nerve

3)      Lipoma excision

4)      Sebaceous cyst excision

5)      Dermoid Cyst Excision

6)      Warts excision

7)      Com excision

8)      Auroplasty

9)      Hernias : Inguinal

                       Epigastric

                       Femoral

                       Umbilical

10)  Hydrocele

11)  Varicocele

12)  Vasectomy

13)  Piles :  Sclerotherapy

                 Cryosurgery

                 Infra red coagulation

                 Haemorrhoidectomy

14)  Fistula-in-ano

15)  Fissure-in-ano

16)  Toe nail excision

17)  Pilonidal sinus excision

18)  Abscess drainage

19)  Circumcision

20)  C.L.W suturing

 
 
 Hernias  Gallstones Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy  Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy  

Advantages of Laparoscopic Surgery

Breast Diseases

Day Care Surgeries

Bariatric (Obesity) Surgery

Cancer Surgery

Piles
PEG
Laparoscopic Treatment for Uterine & Fibroids
     - Myomectomy
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Hysterectomy
Laparoscopic Appendicectomy
Laparoscopic Ovarian Cyst excision
Laparoscopic Fundoplication for Hiatus Hernia
Laparoscopic Varicocoelectomy
       

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