Dr. Shiv Chopra, General Surgery Senior Consultant, Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi, will discuss the advantages and disadvantage of laparoscopic surgery in this video. The advantages of laparoscopic surgery are small incisions, less wounds, less infections, less hospital stay, etc. Certain surgeries cannot be done through laparoscopy such as cancers as there is risk of complications and sometimes incomplete clearance.
Dr Shiv Chopra is a Senior Consultant, General Surgery in Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi. He did MBBS from Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, 1992, MS (General Surgery) from Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, 1996, Fellowship, Minimal Access Surgery from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, 2001. He specializes in advanced laparoscopic surgery, minimal access operations, laparoscopic hernia surgery, cancer surgery, general surgery methods, thoracic surgery and laparoscopic surgery procedures for removal of gallstones.