What is Sleeve Gastrectomy

Everything About Sleeve Gastrectomy Procedure Excessive weight gain and obesity are plaguing the world, with approximately 39 percent of the adult population of the world being overweight. The statistics are even worse in children and adolescents as one in five children are overweight, worldwide. These issues need to be tackled Read more…

Limb Sparing Surgery

Limb Sparing Surgery – Overview Limb sparing surgery, also known a limb-saving or limb-salvage is a surgical procedure to save a limb that is at high risk of amputation. Limb sparing surgery may be required due to medical conditions such as bone cancer, diabetes, vascular disease and trauma. There are Read more…

Endoscopic Ear Surgery

Endoscopic ear surgery is a minimally invasive surgical procedure that employs the use of the rigid endoscope to treat ear conditions such as osteoma, otosclerosis, ruptured eardrum, etc. Endoscopic ear surgery differs from traditional ear surgery in that surgeons access the middle ear through the ear canal rather than through Read more…

Stomach Ulcer Surgery

Stomach ulcer surgery is a procedure performed to treat peptic ulcer disease (PUD), a break in the inner lining of the stomach causing pain or bleeding. The pain is often described as a burning or dull ache. Other symptoms include belching, vomiting, weight loss, or poor appetite. Stomach ulcer surgery Read more…

Ingrown Nail Surgery

An ingrown nail is a nail condition in which the nail grows so that it cuts into one or both sides of the nail bed. Ingrown nail often results in pain, redness, swelling and sometimes, an infection. Ingrown nail occur most commonly on the toenails (ingrown toenail) and mostly problematic Read more…

Panniculectomy Surgery

Panniculectomy is the surgical removal of the panniculus, i.e excess skin and tissue from the lower abdomen. Panniculus can form after pregnancy or rapid weight loss as seen with strict exercise plans. Panniculectomy surgery may be necessary for patients with hanging fat and skin on the abdomen, whether the removal Read more…

Sebaceous Cyst Removal Cost

Sebaceous cyst, also known as skin cysts are hardened, fluid-filled bumps within the skin. It refers to either epidermoid cyst or pilar cyst which originates from the skin and hair follicles respectively. Since, neither actually originates from the sebaceous gland, referring to the cysts and ‘sebaceous’ can be misleading. Skin Read more…

Mesothelioma Treatment

Mesothelioma refers to cancer of the mesothelium, the thin layer of tissue that covers the majority of the internal organs. Mesothelioma is an aggressive and deadly form of cancer with. Mesothelioma treatments are available, but for many people with mesothelioma, a cure isn’t possible. There are different types of mesothelioma Read more…

Lower Back Pain Surgery

Lower back pain refers to a common, painful condition affecting the lower portion of the spine. Lower back pain is caused by injury to a muscle (strain) or ligament (sprain). Common causes include improper lifting, poor posture, lack of regular exercise, a fracture, a ruptured disc or arthritis. Often, the Read more…