20th century saw a major leap in the progress of surgical technique in the form of minimal access surgery. Minimal access surgery includeslaparoscopic surgery, thoracoscopic surgery, endoscopic surgery. Surgery no longer means big ugly scars.
With the introduction and advancement of laparoscopic techiniques it has become possible to do surgeries with very small scars which leads to reduced pain, less wound infection and a reduced hospital stay.
Laparoscopic and Robotic surgeries are routenly done at Apollo hospital, New Delhi. The author, Dr Arun Prasad, MS, FRCS (UK ) is a senior consultant minimal access, robotic, thoracoscopic and bariatric surgeon at this JCI (USA) accredited hospital. The articles written are based on the training, research, publications and clinical experience of the author
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