It is a laparoscopic Surgery with a single entry point, typically navel/belly button to accomplish various procedures. SIL procedure helps to avoid multiple incisions required by traditional laparoscopic surgery.
Benefits of Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery
o Fewer incisions – Typically, this surgery requires only one small incision.
o Health benefits – Since there are fewer incisions, there is less possibility of infection, less scarring, and better cosmetic results. And as the incision is through umbilicus, so no apparent visible scar
o Faster recovery times – The surgery is recognized as minimally invasive to cause shorter recovery times.
o The most recent technology – Laparoscopic surgery has generally replaced the need for traditional open surgeries in the abdominal or pelvic cavities.
o It also results in early discharge from hospital and early return to work, so less monetary loss to patients.
Dr. B.D Pathak, Director, Minimally Invasive, GI & Bariatric Surgery Department at Metro Hospital Faridabad reveals “In this rapidly progressing scientific era, it is now possible to do surgery on a patient without giving a scar with the help of this laparoscopic technique. He further added, “It is very exciting to offer our patients the most advanced surgical technology, and I'm proud to say that they are getting the best possible care when they come to us.”
In a metro hospital, Faridabad, we are performing scarless surgeries for - gall bladder stone, appendix, uterus, ovarian cyst, and many other procedures. For more information, visit www.metrohospitalfaridbaad.com.