We found 6 providers matching minimally invasive surgery and who accept Coventry Gold HMO near Daytona Beach, FL.

Dr. Sohit Kumar Khanna, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
311 N. Clyde Morris Boulevard; Suite #100
Daytona Beach, FL
 

Dr. Sohit Khanna practices thoracic surgery in Daytona Beach, FL. He has a special interest in lung surgery, heart bypass surgery (CABG), and heart valve surgery. Dr. Khanna is professionally affiliated with the University of Florida Health (UF Health). He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He is a graduate of Ohio State University College of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Khanna completed residency programs at Henry Ford Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Georgia. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Khanna include: The President's Award for Excellence; The Mary Orr College of Medicine; and Academic Scholarship.

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Relevant Interests: , robotic surgery

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Atrial Fibrillation, Lung Surgery, Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm, Heart Valve ... (Read more)

Dr. Laurence Harvey Brenner, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Other
311 N Clyde Morris Boulevard; Suite 500
Daytona Beach, FL
 

Dr. Laurence Brenner specializes in plastic surgery. His clinical interests include microsurgery, general reconstruction, and hand surgery procedures. He is professionally affiliated with Orlando Health. Dr. Brenner's education and training includes medical school at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Brenner highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic surgery

All Interests: Endoscopic Surgery, Breast Implant Removal, Skin Cancer, Scar Revision, General Reconstruction, ... (Read more)

Dr. Scott Ian Silas, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1630 Mason Avenue
Daytona Beach, FL
 

Dr. Scott Silas' specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He practices in Daytona Beach, FL. He is conversant in French. Dr. Silas's areas of expertise include arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and sports health. He graduated from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Maryland. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Silas is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Sports Health, Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Knee Problems, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
311 N Clyde Morris Boulevard; Suite 320
Daytona Beach, FL
 

Dr. Humayun Jamidar, who practices in Daytona Beach, FL, is a medical specialist in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. The average patient rating for Dr. Jamidar is 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He studied medicine at Northern Ireland.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 11
  • Charge (avg.): $1,169
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $506

Specializes in Urology
135 Professional Place
Bridgeport, WV
 

Dr. Grant Franklin is an urologist. His patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. He is in-network for Coventry, Coventry Bronze, and Coventry Silver, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Franklin attended medical school at the University of Toledo College of Medicine.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 13
  • Charge (avg.): $5,090
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $641

Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
311 N Clyde Morris Boulevard; Suite 320
Daytona Beach, FL
 

Dr. Otakar Quadrat is a medical specialist in interventional cardiology. He is rated 4.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Quadrat honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 31
  • Charge (avg.): $1,215 - $2,260
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $526 - $939

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What is Minimally Invasive Surgery?

Minimally invasive surgery is surgery performed using tiny tools and several small incisions instead of one large one. First performed in the 1980s, minimally invasive surgery has now become commonly used for all kinds of procedures because it offers so many benefits over traditional surgery.

Since minimally invasive surgery minimizes the amount of injury that a patient experiences by avoiding a large incision, it typically results in fewer issues after surgery. There tend to be fewer stitches needed, less scarring, less pain, a faster recovery time, and a lower risk of infection. Some minimally invasive procedures even require less anesthesia than usual.

There are three main types of minimally invasive surgery:
  • Laparoscopic surgery, where several small incisions are made. A tiny camera is inserted into one, and the surgeon looks at the procedure on a video screen while moving tools through the other openings.
  • Endoscopic surgery, which is performed using an endoscope. An endoscope is a thin, hollow tube that contains a camera. It can be inserted either through a small incision or an existing opening such as the nose. Tiny tools can be passed through the tube to the area that needs to be worked on.
  • Robotic surgery, which uses tools that are even smaller and more precise than laparoscopic tools. The tools and camera are inserted through a small opening, and then the surgeon controls the robot from a computer in another room.

Minimally invasive surgery is not the right choice in every situation. However in many cases, it makes surgery less difficult to handle.
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