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Laparoscopic-surgery-LIFECAREABSLaparoscopy or laparoscopic surgery is performed by using an instrument called the laparoscope.

The laparoscope is inserted in the affected area/organ by making a very small incision. It creates magnified images on a video screen through fiber optic wire. The surgery is performed by viewing the video images and inserting few more supporting cannula.

[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”What are the advantages of laparoscopy? Why should I choose it over the conventional open surgery treatments?” tab_id=”1468825375111-72952cb5-e3fd”][vc_column_text css_animation=”top-to-bottom”]Laparocsopic surgery is known to have several advantages over open surgery like

  • Minimally invasive – short and painless procedure
  • Short stay at hospital – sometimes just 1 or 2  days
  • Quicker recovery and return to normal life
  • Low risk of wound infection
  • Minimal post surgery scars

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The legnth of the procedure generally lasts between 45 -90 minutes, depending on the exact procedure and patient condition. The hospital stay is quite short, usually just 1 or 2  days. However, it totally varies as per the patient’s condition and recovery.

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In most cases, best rest is not required. We encourage the patient to walk on the same evening of the surgery. Being active and mobile not only helps patient feel better but also reduces the risk of deep vein thrombosis.

Most patients are able to return to work within 4-5 days, while some may prefer to rest for a week. It generally depends on your comfort level.

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LifeCare is among the most reputed medical centres in North India. We have patients from all over India. Our warm and friendly staff makes sure your stay is very comfortable during surgery and assists you and your attendants to get easy and comfortable lodging in the city.

Being digitally up-to-date, we provide you pre and post surgery advice and consultation over phone, video conference, email etc. so that you do not have to travel every time, barring situation where an actual follow up check up may be required.

You can be in regular touch with your surgeon physician and other staff on mobile, email, SMS and WhatsAp. Full contact details would be provided to you at the time of discharge.

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We follow high work ethics at LifeCare ABS. We respect your privacy and ensure full confidentiality of your health records and personal information. No information is passed on to any outsider without you prior consent. Only authorised medical staff and your physician can access your medical records. All database stored digitally is password protected and the premises are under CCTV surveillance.