Surgery

Facelift Surgeries – Know Utility Of It!

  By Dr. Niraj Jain, Dermatology Facelift, also known as Rhytidectomy, is a surgical method used to remove excess facial skin to improve visible signs of ageing. Facelift may also be combined with eyelid surgery or other procedures and is usually performed under twilight sleep or general anesthesia. Facial areas under facelift…

Surgery – How To Avoid Complications Related To It?

By Dr. Bijay Kumar, General Surgery Surgical procedures have progressed a lot over the years. They do not pose as great a risk today as it did half a century ago. However, there is still some risk involved nonetheless. According to a survey, around 10 percent of people undergoing major surgery in…

Laparoscopic Surgery – Ways To Deal With Its Complications!

By Dr. Rajeev Singh, General Surgery Laparoscopic surgery is also called keyhole surgery or minimally invasive surgery. In traditional method of surgery, large incision is a major post-operative side-effect which results in longer recovery period. The alternative technique, laparoscopy also known as minimally invasive surgery or keyhole surgery, is a modern surgical procedure in which small incisions…

Weight Loss Surgery – Know The Types Of It!

By Dr. Rajeev Singh, General Surgery Obesity is unarguably one of the most regularly discussed topics around the world. A major section of the world’s population is suffering from a variety of obesity related problems. There are a number of natural methods to check obesity; however, several medical surgeries are gaining popularity among…

Laparoscopic Pyeloplasty – Why Is It Preferred?

By Dr. Chetan Sheladia, Urology The laparoscopic pyeloplasty is an effective and safe alternative to a reconstructive surgery – scarring or narrowing of the tube that aids in draining out the urine from the bladder to the kidney. The laparoscopic pyeloplasty is a minimally invasive treatment method. It is a corrective operation…

Tennis Elbow – Everything About Most Common Sports Injury!

By Dr. Shaival Chauhan, Orthopaedics Tennis elbow refers to the medical condition wherein the tendons of the elbow are in pain and discomfort due to being overworked. This is a very common sports injury and happens due to the repetitive use of the forearm and elbow in games like tennis and cricket.…

When Dieting & Exercising Fail To Help An Obese Person In Weight Management!

By Dr. Ramen Goel Bariatrics When dieting and exercising fail to help an obese person manage their weight, bariatric surgery may be suggested. One of the most popular types of bariatric surgery is a gastric sleeve surgery or sleeve gastrectomy. The main aim of this surgery is to reduce the amount of…

Gallstone Surgery – Know Types Of It!

By Dr. Sharad Daga, General Surgery Gall bladder is a small digestive structure that acts as a storage sac of bile and also as connecting sac of liver secretions with the duodenum. When stones are formed in this gallbladder or in its path towards the intestine it is called as gallstones. These…

Mastectomies – Know Different Types Of It!

By Dr. R.S. Rengan, General Surgery Mastectomies are a type of surgery in which one or both breasts and sometimes even lymph nodes near the breasts are removed. Mastectomies are a broad term for many types of surgical procedures. They are mostly performed to deal with breast cancer. Here are the various…