Abdominal surgery

Abdominal surgery - consultation

Abdominal surgery covers surgical procedures that involve opening the abdomen. For each abdominal organ there is a different treatment or surgery.

Most common abdominal surgeries:

  • Appendectomy
  • Colostomy
  • Cholecystectomy, a surgery to remove the gallbladder
  • Caesarean section, also known as C-section
  • Hysterectomy, the surgical removal of a woman’s uterus
  • Inguinal hernia surgery
  • Exploratory laparotomy
  • Laparoscopy, approach to abdominal surgery where rigid tubes are inserted through small incisions into the abdominal cavity.

More info about laparoscopic surgeries