Radical Prostatectomy is the procedure to remove the entire prostate gland and tissues around it. This surgery is performed to treat prostate cancer.
Spinal Decompression is a spinal surgery in which the lamina (a part of the vertebrae) is removed to remove the pressure on the spinal cord and spinal nerves. This surgery is also called Laminectomy.
Lung Surgery is procedure to enter the chest cavity to repair or remove lung tissue. Common lung surgeries include lobectomy, pneumonectomy, decortication, bullectomy, lung transplant and lung biopsy.
Decortication is an open surgery to remove a fibrous layer formed around a lung, due to lung infection. This procedure of removal of layer allows the lung to reexpand.
Mediastinoscopy is a minimally invasive procedure to look inside the upper chest portion, behind the breastbone in the middle of the chest and between the lungs.
Bullectomy is a surgical procedure performed on COPD patients to remove a giant bullae from the lungs.
Percutaneous Epididymal Sperm Aspiration (PESA) and Testicular Sperm Aspiration (TESA) are common procedures for male infertility treatment. PESA and TESA procedure are used when there is no sperm in the ejaculate (azoospermia).
Lobectomy is a surgical procedure to remove one of the lobes of the lungs. This procedure is performed when a problem is found in a part of the lung. After lobectomy, the affected lobe is removed and the remaining healthy lung tissue can perform as normal.
Prostate cancer treatment depends on spread of the cancerous cells outside the prostate gland, rate of growth and overall health of the patient. Commonly, the treatment of prostate cancer includes one of more of radiation therapy, prostate cancer surgery and hormone therapy.
Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), commonly known as electric shock therapy, is a treatment imparted to psychiatric patients to provide relief from mental illness.
Open Heart Surgery is a surgical procedure wherein an incision is made in the breastbone (chest) area to access the muscles, heart valves, aorta or any other arteries connected to the heart. Heart Bypass Surgery is the most common type of Open Heart Surgery.
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) is one of the four main ligaments found on the knee joint responsible for stabilization. ACL surgery is a surgical procedure to repair or reconstruct an injured ACL.
Breast cancer treatment depends on the stage of cancer and medical condition of the patient. The treatment typically includes one or more of these following procedures - Breast Cancer Surgery, Chemotherapy, Hormone Therapy, Radiation Therapy or Targeted Therapy.
Mitral Valvuloplasty is a minimally invasive procedure for treatment of mitral valve stenosis.
Ovarian Cancer Treatment mainly includes ovarian cancer surgery and chemotherapy. Almost all the women who are diagnosed with ovarian cancer have to undergo a surgery.
Oral cancer treatment involves efforts from specialists in oncosurgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, dental surgery, nutrition and plastic surgery. The treatment modality typically includes oral cancer surgery and radiation therapy. In some patients, chemotherapy is also involved to decrease the possibility of metastasis or increase effictiveness of radiation therapy.
In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) is the process of fertilizing woman's eggs with a male sperm outside the woman's body in a lab environment. It is now an alternate treatment for couples who are facing medical issues as a result of which they cannot conceive naturally. IVF treatment can also Involves the following procedures Intrauterine Insemination-IUI; Male Infertility Treatment
Nephrectomy is the surgical procedure to remove part or all of kidney. This procedure is typically performed to treat kidney cancer or kidney disease. Nephrectomy is also performed to remove a healthy kidney from a donor during kidney transplant.