Surgery today differs significantly from the procedures used several decades ago when open surgery was the only option. Previously, following traditional surgery for a hernia, colon cancer, or gallbladder disease, patients knew they would have a large incision, an expensive hospital stay, and a lengthy recovery. Today, minimally invasive surgery (MIS) is a viable alternative...Read More
Have you recently been told that you need colon surgery? You are probably weighing your options between traditional colon surgery or laparoscopic colon surgery. Learn about the many benefits of laparoscopic colon surgery, like faster recoveries, lesser risk of infection, and more. Colon surgery, also known as a colectomy, is a surgery that removes all...Read More
Laparoscopic surgery (LS) in the abdominal cavity is the most common form of minimally invasive surgery performed for gastrointestinal conditions. LS typically involves smaller instruments such as laparoscopes and endoscopes. A laparoscope is a long, thin tube with a high-intensity light and a high-resolution camera at the front. The instrument is inserted through an incision...Read More
We are a surgical team based in Rome at Salvator Mundi International Hospital, specialized in laparoscopic surgery, oncologic surgery, colorectal surgery, gallbladder surgery, hernia surgery and proctology.