An endoscopy is a nonsurgical procedure used to examine a person's digestive tract. Using an endoscope, a flexible tube with a light and camera attached to it, Dr. Gabourel can view pictures of your digestive tract on a color TV monitor.
A colonoscopy is a nonsurgical procedure where the doctor inserts an endoscope into the rectum – that transmits an image of the lining of the colon so the doctor can examine it for any abnormalities.
ERCP helps providers diagnose and treat gallstones, inflamed gallbladders, bile duct blockages, pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer and other conditions.
Cholangioscopy is primarily used for the treatment of difficult bile duct stones and the evaluation of biliary strictures. Using the technology of #SpyGlass it is a noninvasive endoscopic method used for both direct visual diagnostic evaluation.
The #GastricBypass is basically a surgical procedure where the stomach is divided into a small upper pouch and a much larger lower "remnant" pouch and then the small intestine is rearranged to connect to both. This then helps you #lose #weight by changing how your stomach and small intestine handle the food you eat.
This is a #minimally #invasive surgical procedure to remove the uterus. A small incision is made in the belly button and a tiny camera is inserted. The surgeon watches the image from this camera on a TV screen and performs the operative procedure.
It is a surgical procedure that creates permanent contraception, or sterilization. It is commonly referred to as having your “tubes tied.” The surgery blocks your fallopian tubes, preventing sperm from meeting egg, effectively preventing pregnancy. Bilateral means the procedure is being done to both fallopian tubes.
#Diabetes is a disease that occurs when your blood glucose, also called #bloodSugar, is too high. Blood glucose is your main source of energy and comes from the food you eat. Insulin, a hormone made by the pancreas, helps glucose from food get into your cells to be used for energy.
Physical Therapy is the promotion of optimum human health and function through the application of scientific principle to prevent , identify, assess, correct or alleviate acute or prolonged moment dysfunctions.
An ENT Specialist diagnoses, manages and controls Hearing and Balance, Sinus and Allergy, Sleep and Breathing, Speech and Swallowing. Anything above the neck other than eyes and brain, the ENT specializes diseases of the sinuses, larynx (voice box), oral cavity and upper pharynx and the structures of the neck and face.
There are various forms of anesthesia. The type will depend on the type of surgery and your medical condition. Sedatives (to make you sleepy) and analgesics (to ease the pain) may also be used as part of the anesthesia process.
#Laparoscopic #Surgery is basically being able to see inside your abdomen without cutting you open; it is as minimally invasive as possible for the patient. Specialized instruments and a special camera known as a laparoscope are passed through the trochars during the procedure. At the beginning of the procedure, the abdomen is inflated with carbon dioxide gas to provide a working and viewing space for the surgeon.