Minimally Invasive Surgery at Staten Island University Hospital
Staten Island, New York 10305
By using the most cutting-edge, minimally invasive surgical techniques available, we’re making life better for our patients. You’ll experience:
- Less pain after surgery
- Faster recovery
- Smaller scars
- Reduced risk of wound infection
With minimally invasive surgery (also called laparoscopic or keyhole surgery), our surgeons perform procedures using quarter-inch to half-inch incisions. The small openings allow for the insertion of tiny cameras, scopes and instruments. Keeping it small means less injury to the body. And those cameras give the surgeon a clearer view than a traditional open surgery.
Minimally invasive surgery is not right for all conditions. Here are the the types we’re performing regularly:
For more information, contact us at (718) 226-1300.