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Minimally Invasive General Surgeries

Get Back to Good Health and Your Daily Routine Faster

Medical and surgical technology has advanced past the oftentimes agonizing and lengthy surgery recoveries of yesterday. New innovations have been developed that allow surgeons to conduct minimally invasive general surgery designed to help them perform at their absolute best. Another advantage of new medical technology is that patients will not have to worry as much about scarring.

miVIP Miami surgeons are thoroughly trained and experienced in using this new surgical technology and are committed to complete patient care and satisfaction. Our laparoscopic procedures are designed to decrease bleeding and recovery time as well. If your doctor has recommended that you have surgery, we will do everything we can to accommodate you and your health needs.

Common Specialty Procedures Performed by miVIP Surgeons

Some of the more common procedures that we specialize in include:

·       Cholecystectomy – a procedure in which a diseased or blocked gallbladder is removed

·       Inguinal Hernia Repair – a corrective procedure for abnormal soft tissues that protrude through tears in the pelvic area

·       Hiatal Hernia Repair – a corrective procedure for abnormalities of the stomach

·       Umbilical Hernia Repair – a repair of an adult hernia or an umbilical hernia that has not vanished by the age three

·       Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy – a procedure to cut into the lower esophagus in order to open the valve between the esophagus and stomach to aid with swallowing 

·       Ventral Hernia Repair – repairing of tears or openings in the abdominal wall for reinforcement 

Specialty Conditions

Minimally invasive general surgery technologies can be used to successfully treat the following conditions:

·       Gallstones – gallstones are small stones that can form in the gallbladder from an excess of cholesterol or other substances

·       Gallbladder disease – gallbladder disease, also known as cholecystitis, can cause serious health problems if not treated early enough 

·       Gallbladder polyps – polyps in the gallbladder are caused by lesions in the gallbladder wall

·       Gallbladder blockage – gallstones can block the flow of bile in the gallbladder

·       Biliary dyskinesia – this condition is the medical term for sphincter disorders

·       Hiatal hernia –whenever your stomach manages to push up through the hole in your diaphragm, known as the hiatus, there’s a possibility that you have a hiatal hernia

·       Porcelain gallbladder calcified gallbladder – a disorder of the gallbladder that can cause calcification in the wall of the gallbladder

·       Inguinal hernia – happens whenever a section of the bowel sticks out through the abdomen

·       Ventral hernia – a bulge in the abdominal wall

·       Umbilical hernia – a bulge of tissue or intestine pushing through the stomach muscles 

·       Achalasia – a disorder of the esophagus that keeps food from reaching the stomach

Specialty Symptoms

While symptoms of the above conditions can vary, some of the most prevalent include:

·       Difficulty swallowing

·       Nausea

·       Bulges on the sides of the pubic area

·       Swollen and painful testicles

·       Unexplained weight loss

·       Oily or bloody stools or diarrhea

·       Jaundice

·       Chest pain or heartburn

·       Discomfort or a dragging sensation in the groin when bending over, coughing or lifting a weight

Treatment Options

miVIP Miami offers a variety of minimally invasive general surgery options for the above conditions as well as a variety of others. No matter what you turn to us for, we guarantee that you will be taken care of by world class surgeons as well as an equally well qualified surgical staff.

Contact Us Today

There is no need for your surgical procedure to be more painful than necessary or for you to be in recovery for an extended period of time. Pick up the phone today and call miVIP Miami at 855-996-4847.