Laparoscopy surgery

Laparoscopies are a minimally invasive procedure in which surgeons insert a small camera along with other specialized equipment into the patient’s abdomen through small incisions, leading to minimal scarring. Some are same day procedures.
This procedure is done under general anesthesia. The surgeon does one or more small incisions on the abdomen to insert the necessary tools. This procedure has a large variety of uses, it could be used to diagnose conditions in the abdomen or to perform other procedures that would otherwise require open surgery.
Depending on the doctor and the needs of the patient, the procedure might be a robotically assisted surgery.
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Benefits
Save up to 66%
Faster recovery times
Smaller scars
Less pain and bleeding after surgery
Multiple uses
Down time
1 – 3 days
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Guadalajara, Jal.
Dr. José A. Jiménez
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Laparoscopy surgery frequent questions

Get answers to our most frequently asked questions and what to expect after the surgery.
Am I a candidate for a laparoscopy?
Patients with prior abdominal surgeries or have excessive scar tissue might not be good candidates. We recommend you refer to one of our professional doctors for an evaluation to determine if you are a candidate for surgery.
What procedures can be performed with a laparoscopic surgery?
Most intestinal surgeries can be done using a laparoscopy; colitis, cancer or crohn’s disease can be traded. Some of the bariatric procedures include gastric banding, gastric bypass, mini bypass and duodenal switch.
How long will recovery be?
Recovery times greatly depend on the surgery performed. If it’s used to diagnose a condition you could recover after a few days, while a more complex surgery, like a duodenal switch, could take months. We recommend to you refer to one of our professional doctors to better understand how long will recovery take you.

Disclaimer: This information does not reflect the medical advice from our clinics. All cases are different and this treatment may not suit you. Always refer to a medical professional with the certification and experience. All of our physicians are fully qualified to perform these procedures. For more information and diagnosis contact one of our top specialized clinics.

In all medical procedures, there are chances of complications, the specialist will provide you detailed information about the risks of the procedure, talk to the specialist directly.