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We found 5 providers matching minimally invasive surgery and who accept United Healthcare HSA near Deland, FL.

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Dr. Royce E Hood Jr., MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
740 West Plymouth Avenue
De Land, FL
 

Dr. Royce Hood is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Hood trained at Wilford Hall Medical Center and Grady Memorial Hospital for residency. He is affiliated with Central Florida Regional Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , knee arthroscopy, ankle arthroscopy

All Interests: Arm Fracture, Femur Fracture, Revision Elbow Arthroplasty, Fibula Fracture, Ankle Sprain, Tibia ... (Read more)

Dr. Mark William Hollmann, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
740 West Plymouth Avenue; Suite #100
Deland, FL
 

Dr. Mark Hollman practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery in Deland, FL, Orange City, FL, and Lake Mary, FL. Dr. Hollman attended medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. He is affiliated with Central Florida Regional Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , knee arthroscopy

All Interests: Arm Fracture, Femur Fracture, Fibula Fracture, Ankle Sprain, Tibia Fracture, Wrist Fracture, Knee ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 66
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,869 - $3,286
  • Medicare Cost: $569 - $590
Dr. Stephane Lavoie, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
740 W Plymouth Avenue
Deland, FL
 

Dr. Stephane Lavoie is a spine surgeon and orthopedic surgeon. On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include spine problems. Dr. Lavoie takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. After attending Laval University Faculty of Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Montreal. Dr. Lavoie speaks French. He is professionally affiliated with Central Florida Regional Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive spine surgery

All Interests: Spine Problems, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 39
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,942 - $7,994
  • Medicare Cost: $538 - $852
Dr. Stephen M Reed, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
740 W Plymouth Avenue
Deland, FL
 

Dr. Stephen Reed is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He works in Lake Mary, FL, Orange City, FL, and Deland, FL. He is affiliated with Central Florida Regional Hospital. After completing medical school at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF). Patients gave Dr. Reed an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , Achilles tendon release , knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy

All Interests: Arm Fracture, Femur Fracture, Fibula Fracture, Ankle Sprain, Tibia Fracture, Wrist Fracture, Knee ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 13
  • Uninsured Cost: $3,286
  • Medicare Cost: $592
Dr. Michael S Grable, MD
Specializes in Urology
685 Peachwood Drive
Deland, FL
 

Dr. Michael Grable works as an urologist in Deland, FL. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Grable honors. He studied medicine at the University of Michigan Medical School.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 24
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,968 - $2,617
  • Medicare Cost: $291 - $851

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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.