General and Laparoscopic Surgery department of the Medical Center “Slavmed” has been functioning regularly since June 2016. The department carries out surgeries of gastrointestinal tract (esophagus, stomach, pancreas, liver, gallbladder, thick and thin intestine, hernias of different deployment), including proctological interventions.
In the General and Laporoscopic department there functions also the Weight Reduction Center, where there are implemented all the invasive and non-invasive methods for weight loss /bariatric surgeries, stomach baloon surgeries/.
Surgical services are rendered by highly-qualified physicians and surgeons having been trained abroad. They perform various surgeries both in an open and laporoscopic method. Following international tendencies and keeping to the principle of less trauma to the body, they prefer laporoscopic interventions in the department. Surgeries are performed with small cuttings, they are less invasive, suppose short periods for hospitalization (1-2 days), quick recovery and excellent cosmetic effect.
General and Laparoscopic Surgery department is furnished with all the necessary equipments required for appropriate diagnosis and treatment in accordance with European standards. Surgeries are performed with the latest generation laporoscopic system KARL STORZ of German production, which provides maximal high quality Full HD visibility and minimal complications during surgeries, enabling thus to perform perfect and safe surgical interventions.
High qualification, rich work experience, the most advanced medical equipments of the world's leading companies: factors, which ensure the high-quality of the medical services of “Slavmed” MC General and Laparoscopic Surgery department.