Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery is the Safe and effective removal of sections of colon like large intestine, large bowel,rectum and small intestine using minimally invasive techniques.Minimally invasive or laparoscopic surgery involves using thin tubes placed through 3 to 5 small incisions. A thin telescope is placed through one of the tube to view the inside of the abdomen on a TV monitor. Specialized instruments are placed through the other tubes to perform the operation.The procedure is performed under general anesthesia.
Some common advantages of minimally invasive colorectal surgery are:
Shorter hospital stay
Shorter recovery time
Faster return to normal diet
Less pain from the incisions
Faster return to work or normal activity
Better cosmetic healing
Laparoscopic surgeon,Dr K N Srikanth provides this treatment in Bangalore, the IT hub of India.There are mainly three high profiled hospitals which are specialised for this treatment.
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