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*  Spinal decompression
... is a minimally-invasive surgical procedure in which a portion of a herniated nucleus pulposus is removed by way of a surgical ... Laminectomy is an open or minimally invasive surgical procedure in which a portion of the posterior arch of the vertebrae and/ ... Spinal decompression is a surgical procedure intended to relieve pressure on the spinal cord or on one or more compressed nerve ... This procedure is usually performed when decompression of more than one nerve root is needed. In the lumbar spine it is ...
*  Minimally invasive cardiac surgery
Minimally invasive heart surgery has been used as an alternative to traditional surgery for the following procedures: Coronary ... Its safety and effective alternative for performing surgical myocardial revascularization on the beating heart (OPCAB) is ... Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery, also known as MICS CABG (Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery/Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting ... The Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery was invented by Dr Joseph T McGinn, Jr. The first minimally invasive heart cardiac ...
*  Hospital Central Militar Mexico
The increase in minimally invasive surgical procedures. The Improving social and environmental programs. Increase the level of ...
*  Image-guided surgery
Most image-guided surgical procedures are minimally invasive. A field of medicine that pioneered and specializes in minimally ... Image-guided surgery (IGS) is any surgical procedure where the surgeon uses tracked surgical instruments in conjunction with ... Image-guided surgery helps surgeons perform safer and less invasive procedures, and remove brain tumors that were once ... A hand-held surgical probe is an essential component of any image-guided surgery system.[citation needed] During the surgical ...
*  Optical fiber
Medical endoscopes are used for minimally invasive exploratory or surgical procedures. Industrial endoscopes (see fiberscope or ...
*  Medtronic
Many of the products are used for minimally-invasive surgical procedures. In 2016, the business unit was dissolved, and each ... The surgical technologies business group designed and manufactured products for the diagnosis and treatment of ear, nose and ... In 2007, Medtronic purchased Kyphon, a manufacturer and seller of spinal implants that are necessary for procedures like ... It also encompassed a surgical navigation division to design "StealthStation" systems, software and instruments for Computer ...
*  Urology
It has lately grown to include all minimally invasive urologic surgical procedures. As opposed to open surgery, endourology is ... and other scope-guided procedures. Urologists receive training in open and minimally invasive surgical techniques, employing ... surgical or medical). Most urologic oncologists in western countries use minimally invasive techniques (laparoscopy or ... Laparoscopy is a rapidly evolving branch of urology and has replaced some open surgical procedures. Robot-assisted surgery of ...
*  Biodegradation
Biodegradable implant materials can now be used for minimally invasive surgical procedures through degradable thermoplastic ...
*  G-arm medical imaging
Fluoroscopic X-ray is used for a variety of diagnostic imaging and minimally invasive surgical procedures. For surgery it is ... are based on fluoroscopic X-ray and are used for a variety of diagnostic imaging and minimally invasive surgical procedures. ... For precision surgery procedures, for example in orthopedics, it is necessary to generate a view of the surgical site from two ... With the G-arm the stand can stay in a fixed position during the entire surgical procedure as both imaging planes can be viewed ...
*  Mani H. Zadeh
He is considered an expert in minimally invasive surgical procedures and specializes in nasal and sinus disorders. He is the ... focuses on providing the residents of Los Angeles and southern California with the most advanced and minimally invasive ...
*  Transanal hemorrhoidal dearterialization
... (THD) is a minimally invasive surgical procedure for the treatment of internal ... THD belongs to the category of minimally invasive surgery, since the procedure does not comprise incisions or removal of the ... "Evaluation of Transanal Hemorrhoidal Dearterialization as a Minimally Invasive Therapeutic Approach to Hemorrhoids". Dis. Colon ... In this procedure there is no tissue excision. Because the suture line is above the pectinate line, post-operative pain is ...
*  Vertos Medical
"New Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedure Restores Quality Of Life In Patients With Potentially Debilitating Spinal Condition ... and sells surgical instruments to perform minimally invasive procedures intended to treat lumbar spinal stenosis. Founded by Dr ... Vertos Medical's first product allows surgeons to perform a procedure dubbed Minimally Invasive Lumbar Decompression (mild), a ... minimally invasive method for lumbar spinal decompression. mild is market cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for ...
*  Laura W. Bush Institute for Women's Health
The center also offers patients minimally invasive diagnostic and surgical procedures and the most current medical therapy ... Minimally Invasive Total Hysterectomy Thousands of women undergo a hysterectomy each year. JWWC Director Leslie Chupp, M.D., ... performs minimally invasive total hysterectomies. With three small incisions, many times recovery time and length of hospital ... Maintaining ongoing method procedures related to analysis of strengths and weaknesses of women's research expertise across the ...
*  History of Singapore General Hospital
The first minimally invasive surgical procedure for backache relief was also successfully performed in the same year. 2001 was ... In 1975, a Surgical Intensive Care Unit was set up in response to the establishment of several new surgical departments. The ... All medical and surgical wards were divided into units, each of which was helmed by its own specialist chief. The patients of ... The dawn of the new millennium also saw the advancement of medical procedures in SGH. In 2000, SGH carried out its first lung ...
*  University of Maryland Medical Center
... nation's largest kidney transplant programs and is known for developing and performing minimally invasive surgical procedures. ... The Heart Center is recognized for its expertise in robotic heart surgery, minimally invasive heart bypass and valve surgery, ... to have performed 1,000 minimally invasive kidney removals from living kidney donors: 2005 First in Maryland to offer SIR- ... 2007 First in the Mid-Atlantic region to perform minimally invasive, beating heart, multiple-vessel coronary artery bypass ...
*  Back injury
Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty are considered minimally invasive surgical procedures and are proposed to relieve pain and ... Rather than removing only the portion of the disc that has prolapsed as in a discectomy, this procedure involves removing the ... A discectomy is a common procedure used to alleviate the radiating pain and neurological symptoms associated with a herniated ... Surgical remedies for vertebral fractures are found to be more effective than conservative treatment. ...
*  Richard F. Edlich
His experiences with gastroscopy led to the first minimally invasive surgical procedure at the University of Minnesota Hospital ... As a surgical resident, Edlich was the first physician to do gastroscopy at the University of Minnesota Hospitals. Edlich's ... During his surgical career, Edlich and his team of scientists made important scientific contributions that have protected ... on a new powder-free double-glove puncture indication system support the use of this double-glove system in surgical procedures ...
*  Egg donation
The egg retrieval itself is a minimally invasive surgical procedure lasting 20-30 minutes, performed under sedation (but ... The procedures for the donor and the medication given to her are identical to the procedures and medications used in autologous ... the egg donor's eggs are now harvested from her ovaries in an outpatient surgical procedure and fertilized in the laboratory, ... In the procedure, which is no longer used today, a fertilized egg that was just beginning to develop was transferred from one ...
*  Professional Hospital
The organization aims to place special emphasis on minimally invasive surgical procedures to elderly patients and preventive ... For the advancement of less invasive and newer procedures new technology and modern facilities must be developed. Even though ... The hospital currently specializes in general surgery procedures, orthopedics, plastic surgery and vascular procedures, ... Services include preventive, diagnostic and medical treatment procedures. Puerto Rico portal Health and fitness portal "Primera ...
*  Aquablation therapy
... is a minimally-invasive surgical procedure for men suffering from lower urinary tract symptoms resulting ... The first trials of the procedure were conducted as early as 2013. The first published study involved fifteen patients, with ... from benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). The procedure was developed by PROCEPT BioRobotics and combines real-time ...
*  Tubal reversal
Laparoscopic Tubal Reversal is a minimally-invasive surgical procedure (laparoscopy), using small, specially-designed ... laparoscopic tubal reversal combines the success rates of micro-surgical techniques with the advantages of minimally-invasive ... Robotic assisted tubal reversal surgery is a surgical procedure in which the fallopian tubes are repaired by a surgeon using a ... If either fallopian tube is open after the Essure procedure, then the Essure procedure can be repeated or another type of tubal ...
*  Single-port laparoscopy
It is a minimally invasive surgical procedure in which the surgeon operates almost exclusively through a single entry point, ... a novel minimally invasive surgical approach". Obesity Surgery. 18 (12): 1628-31. doi:10.1007/s11695-008-9705-6. PMID 18830779 ... The first described SPL procedure was a gallbladder removal in 1997. Since that time, thousands of SPL procedures have been ... The first documented procedures of significance occurred in the late 1990s. This approach has recently seen more publicity and ...
*  Ron Najafi
... they developed Crew-NovaBay minimally invasive surgical procedure to treat flesh eating bacteria. NeutroPhase has been ...
*  Real-time MRI
Applications in interventional MRI, which refers to the monitoring of minimally invasive surgical procedures, are possible by ... surgical) procedures, the most important application making use of the new capabilities is cardiovascular imaging. With the new ...
*  Interspinous process decompression
... , or IPD, is a minimally invasive surgical procedure in which an implant is placed between ...
*  Ureterovaginal fistula
Risks associated with the repair of the fistula are also associated with most other surgical procedures and include the risk of ... "Minimally invasive treatment of ureterovaginal fistula: A review and report of a new technique". Arab Journal of Urology. 10 (4 ... There is a recurrence rate of 5%-15% in the surgical operation done to correct the fistula. Birth injuries that result in the ... as well as of those who have undergone surgical fistula repair, including their right to the highest attainable standard of ...
*  The Queen's Award for Enterprise: International Trade (Export) (2008)
West Yorkshire Innovative medical implants used in minimally-invasive and tissue-sparing surgical procedures Queen's Award - ...