Colorectal surgery is a sub/superspecialty of general surgery where surgeons are trained in treating diseases of the colon rectum and anus. The surgeons at Laser Gastroenterology clinic have undergone specialized training in treating these conditions.
What are the conditions that are treated in Colorectal surgery?
Colon and rectal cancer, Polyps of the colon, Inflammatory bowel disease, Piles, fissure, fistula, constipation and faecal incontinence are conditions that are treated in colorectal surgery.
What are some of the special surgeries done by Colorectal surgeons?
Video assisted anal fistula treatment (VAAFT) for anal fistulas, Total Meso rectal Excision for Cancer, Sacral Nerve Stimulation for Faecal Incontinence, Robotic Minimally invasive surgery and the very rewarding Laser surgery are some of the special procedures done by Colorectal surgeons.
Diagnostic procedures done by Colorectal Surgeons:
Some specilaised diagnostics would include, MR defogram, Colonoscopy, Endoanal Ultrasound and Ano rectal physiology studies.
Laser Colorectal Surgery at Laser Gastroenterology clinic:
The surgeons at Chennai Laser Gastro clinic perform complex surgeries using the Holmium Yag Laser. The Laser beam is very precise when used in open as well as in Minimally invasive surgery. Recuperation is minimal with most surgeries performed on an outpatient basis.
Holmium Yag Laser:
A multi-purpose, multi-speciality surgical laser which has revolutionized the surgical process of Gastro Intestinal Tract with minimal pain and blood loss.