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*  Bladder stone
Cystolithotomy is a surgical procedure for the removal of bladder stones in the case that one has been deemed too large to pass ... This may require open surgery to remove the stone, however robotic cystolithotomy allows for a minimally invasive approach to ... Most bladder stones can be dealt with by an endoscopic procedure, to avoid the need for a surgical incision. An open ... This procedure requires anesthesia and may require admission to a hospital. Complications of this treatment include infection ...
*  Camran Nezhat
"The Impact of Minimally Invasive Surgical Techniques - Annual Review of Medicine, 55(1):223". Arjournals.annualreviews.org. ... This meant that other, more complicated gynecologic surgical procedures, such as the treatment of advanced stage (stage IV) ... Kaldas Recognized for Advanced Minimally Invasive Surgical Techniques". Womenscareofwi.com. Retrieved 2011-01-02. Page, Barbara ... also referred to as minimally invasive, endoscopic, keyhole, and Band-Aid surgery. Nezhat is best known for the surgical ...
*  Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital
The Plastic Surgery Clinic provides aesthetic surgical procedures including: facelift, browlift (eyebrows), blepharoplasty ( ... minimally invasive skull base surgery and reconstruction of congenital deformities of the ear. ... In addition to totally replacing the Hospital's inpatient facilities and surgical suites, the new building allowed expansion of ... first laser procedure for cataract extraction - 1993. MEETH has also been a pioneer in: Photodynamic therapy for wet macular ...
*  Cardiac surgery
Overview at American Heart Association "Congenital Heart Disease Surgical Corrective Procedures", a list of surgical procedures ... MedlinePlus Encyclopedia Minimally invasive heart surgery. ... is a common surgical procedure to create an alternative path to ... As with any surgical procedure, cardiac surgery requires postoperative precautions to avoid complications. Incision care is ... The procedure is typically performed because of coronary artery disease (CAD), in which a plaque-like substance builds up in ...
*  Monica Tadros
Trados, M.; Pearlman, S. (2007). "Facial Aesthetics: Minimally-Invasive Office Procedures". In Regan, J. Thomas. Surgical ... "Surgical Facial Rejuvenation". Chapter:Facial Aesthetics: Minimally-Invasive Office Procedures. "Facial Plastic and ... Novel Approaches Utilizing Mitek Anchors in Static Facial Reanimation Procedures. Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery. Vol.1, No ...
*  Hybrid cardiac surgery
A hybrid cardiac surgical procedure in a narrow sense is defined as a procedure that combines a conventional surgical part ( ... Thus hybrid coronary revascularization and MIDCAB (minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass surgery) have been ... A wider definition includes a clinically connected succession of a catheter intervention and a surgical procedure with a time ... The conventional approach for treatment of aortic valve stenosis is surgical replacement of the aortic valve. This procedure ...
*  Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
... seeks to improve the overall value of patient care through promoting the adoption of and access to minimally invasive surgical ... developing and disseminating the guidelines and training for standards of practice in surgical procedures. Guidelines are ... later its 2nd Manual Perioperative Care in Minimally Invasive Surgery (2005). SAGES focuses on providing education as to best ... several informational brochures that educate surgical candidates about the expectations and benefits of minimally invasive ...
*  Tygon tubing
This formulation is used in minimally invasive devices, dialysis equipment, for bypass procedures, and chemotherapy drug ... Several formulations of Tygon are USP class VI approved and can be used in either surgical procedures or pharmaceutical ... Tygon Medical/Surgical Tubing S-50-HL - Characterized to the latest ISO 10993 standards and U.S. Food and Drug Administration ( ... This material can be used in catheters, for intravenous or intra-arterial infusion and other surgical uses. Tygon S-54-HL can ...
*  Fetoscopy
Percutaneous minimally invasive fetoscopic surgery for spina bifida aperta. Part I: surgical technique and perioperative ... The field of surgical fetoscopy was developed by Dr. Ruben Quintero. Fetoscopy is a surgical procedure which may involve the ... Diaphragmatic hernia Fetal intervention Minimally invasive surgery Myelomeningocele Spina bifida Twin-to-twin transfusion ... Fetoscopy is an endoscopic procedure during pregnancy to allow access to the fetus, the amniotic cavity, the umbilical cord, ...
*  Yashoda Hospitals
Yashoda Heart Institutes practices in non-invasive, interventional and surgical procedures. Emergency services include 24-hour ... Along with a full-fledged minimally-invasive Cathlab. Yashoda's constant emphasis on upgrading infrastructure and investing on ... Yashoda Cancer Institute focuses on non-invasive treatments, organ preservation and minimizing toxicity. A variety of support ... Yashoda Heart Institutes are also well-equipped to perform latest procedures such as Mitral Balloon Valvuloplasty, Pulmonary ...
*  Veterinary surgery
... minimally invasive procedures (arthroscopy, laparoscopy, thoracoscopy) are performed by veterinary surgeons (as registered in ... These are in contrast to emergency procedures. One of the most common elective surgical procedures in animals are those that ... including performance of a large number of surgical procedures in such categories as abdominal surgery, surgical treatment of ... Other common elective surgical procedures in the United States are declawing in cats (onychectomy), ear-cropping in dogs, tail ...
*  Ovarian drilling
... the membranes surrounding the ovary with a laser beam or a surgical needle using minimally invasive laparoscopic procedures. It ... Minimally invasive ovarian drilling procedures have replaced wedge resections. Ovarian drilling is preferred to wedge resection ... The effectiveness of the surgical procedure is similar to CC or gonadotropin treatment for induced ovulation for PCOS patients ... The procedure results in a decrease in plasma luteinizing hormone (LH) and in pulsations as well as a periodic drop in inhibin ...
*  Stress incontinence
The minimally-invasive procedure eliminates retropubic needle passage and involves inserting a mesh tape under the urethra ... Many surgical options have high rates of success. A Cochrane Review of studies found that the less-invasive variants of the ... However, recent advancements have proven that the minimally invasive TVT sling procedure is regarded as a common treatment for ... Ogah J, Cody JD, Rogerson L. Minimally invasive synthetic suburethral sling operations for stress urinary incontinence in women ...
*  Dupuytren's contracture
The procedure he described was a minimally invasive needle procedure. Because of high recurrence rates,[citation needed] new ... Dermofasciectomy is a surgical procedure that is mainly used in recurrences and for people with a high chance of a recurrence ... During the procedure, the person is under regional or general anesthesia. A surgical tourniquet prevents blood flow to the limb ... On June 12, 1831, Dupuytren performed a surgical procedure on a person with contracture of the 4th and 5th digits who had been ...
*  MIRA procedure
The procedure, as it names indicate, is minimally invasive therefore is the safest and most reliable alternative up to date. ... Cosmetic field: More natural appearance after the procedure compared to surgical alternatives. Removes uneven pigmentation and ... All this is done in a minimally invasive way that involves almost no downtime to the patient. The MIRA procedure consists of ... The concept of the MIRA procedure can be considered more off as a minimally invasive tissue graft which function restoring ...
*  Pancreatic cancer
Certain more limited surgical procedures may also be used to ease symptoms (see Palliative care): for instance, if the cancer ... Nowadays, this can often be done using minimally invasive surgery. Although curative surgery no longer entails the very high ... For localized tumors, the surgical procedure may be much less extensive than the types of surgery used to treat pancreatic ... An exploratory laparoscopy (a small, camera-guided surgical procedure) may therefore be performed to gain a clearer idea of the ...
*  McLaren Flint
Physician specialists perform minimally invasive cardiac catheterization procedures such as angioplasty, electrophysiology, and ... cardiac procedures, gynecological surgery, bariatric surgery, hysterectomies, and some general surgical procedures. Bariatric ... Cardiothoracic surgeons on staff perform open and minimally invasive surgery. Certain cardiac procedures are performed with the ... Surgical options offered include Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Procedure, and Open Roux-en-Y ...
*  Tightrope CCL
... is a veterinary orthopedic surgical method developed to provide a minimally invasive procedure for extracapsular ... Tibial tuberosity advancement procedure. The objective of TightRope CCL is to counteract cranial tibial thrust, drawer, and ...
*  Vestibulectomy
Reports of satisfaction with the outcome of the surgical procedure can be as high as 90%. Hoffman, p. 1070. Unger, p. S45. ... "Vestibulectomy: A Review of Technique." Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology 21.2 (2014): S45. doi:10.1016/j.jmig.2013.12. ... A vestibulectomy is a gynecological surgical procedure that can be used to treat vulvar pain and vulvar vestibulitis. The ...
*  Plastic surgery
... there were 15.9 million surgical and minimally-invasive cosmetic procedures performed in the United States in 2015, a 2 percent ... Of those, 1,622,290 procedures were surgical (p. 5). They also found that a large majority, 81%, of the procedures were done on ... Nineteen of the procedures are surgical, such as rhinoplasty or facelift. The nonsurgical procedures include Botox and laser ... Plastic surgeons use cosmetic surgical principles in all reconstructive surgical procedures as well as isolated operations to ...
*  MAKO Surgical Corp.
... to perform accurate bone shaping through minimally invasive incisions (knee and hip). MAKO's first MAKOplasty Partial Knee ... Z-KAT's core technology team had adapted the WAM Arm for use as a testbed for surgical procedures. The initial success of the ... MAKO Surgical Homepage MAKO Surgical on Yahoo Finance. ... MAKO Surgical Corp. was a publicly traded medical device ... MAKO Surgical Corp. markets the RIO Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System and RESTORIS Family of Implants for partial knee ...
*  Cardiogenesis
YAG laser makes available the minimally invasive delivery of the prescribed energy to the surgical site via ports or small ... YAG laser system and disposable fiber-optic accessories are used to perform an FDA-cleared surgical procedure known as ... In addition to the TMR procedure, Cardiogenesis is developing proprietary catheter-based systems for the delivery of biologics ... Transmyocardial revascularization(TMR). As a surgical tool, Holmium:YAG is used in a variety of medical specialties including ...
*  Thread carpal tunnel release
... is a minimally-invasive procedure of performing carpal tunnel release using a piece of surgical dissecting thread as a dividing ... Thread can be used to divide soft tissue in minimally invasive surgeries due to its unique properties: The flexibility of ... "A non-scalpel technique for minimally invasive surgery: percutaneously looped thread transection of the transverse carpal ... The procedure takes 10 minutes in a clinic based office. The frictional effect of a sliding thread can cut tissue. This effect ...
*  Vattikuti Urology Institute
Minimally invasive robotic surgery at the VUI is done using a computer enhanced system called the da Vinci Surgical System. ... VUI's surgeons have developed and practice a variety of minimally invasive procedures utilizing robots. These surgeries include ... Menon's proposal, submitted by Henry Ford Hospital, was to establish an institute to develop techniques of minimally invasive ... There is lesser trauma and pain, shorter hospital stays, and minor scarring for the patient undergoing minimally invasive ...
*  Integrated Medical Systems International
IMS Surgical Endoscopy Solutions teams directly support minimally invasive procedures, providing room setup and breakdown, in- ... IOM repairs donated surgical instruments already in the hands of healthcare providers for mission trips. Instruments of Mercy ... The Florida facility also refurbishes rigid endoscopes and surgical power and camera equipment. Wedge Manufacturing is an IMS ... Integrated Medical Systems International, Inc., (IMS) is a surgical instrument management and clinical consulting company ...
*  Dentures
Minimally invasive surgery may also be required. Treatment time can vary from three to six months. In cases where a patient ... Flexible partial fabrication involves only non-invasive procedures. Dentures can be difficult to clean and can affect oral ... barring surgical intervention (bone grafts, etc.). Retention is the principle that describes how well the denture is prevented ...