Finding Providers
loading

We found 9 providers matching minimally invasive surgery and who accept Blue Choice near Canton, MI.

Dr. Mohamad Hassan Bazzi, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, General Surgery
Canton, MI
 

Dr. Mohamad Bazzi practices plastic surgery and general surgery in Canton, MI. He attended Wayne State University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital and Children's Hospital of Michigan for residency. Clinical interests for Dr. Bazzi include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. Dr. Bazzi's patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. Cofinity, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Bazzi accepts. Dr. Bazzi (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Arabic and Spanish. Dr. Bazzi's professional affiliations include Garden City Hospital, St. Mary Mercy Livonia, and St. John Providence Health System.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , endoscopic surgery

All Interests: Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Pec Implants, Injectable Fillers, Cosmetic Surgery, Breast ... (Read more)

No Photo
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
7330 N Canton Center Road; Suite 210
Canton, MI
 

Dr. Lijia Zhu, who practices in Canton, MI, is a medical specialist in general obstetrics & gynecology. In her practice, she is particularly interested in minimally invasive surgery, polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), and infertility. She has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by her patients. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Zhu takes. Before performing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Saskatchewan, Dr. Zhu attended the University of Saskatchewan College of Medicine for medical school. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Zhu include: Oakwood Physicians (OPi) Top Decile Ranking – Patient Satisfaction; Top Performing Physician in 2013; and Member of the Leading Physicians of the World. Dr. Zhu speaks Chinese. Dr. Zhu's hospital/clinic affiliations include Oakwood Hospital - Wayne and Oakwood Hospital - Dearborn. She is accepting new patients.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive surgery

All Interests: Menopause, Infertility, Contraception, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, ... (Read more)

Dr. Ganesh Ramchandra Deshmukh, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Colon & Rectal Surgery
3106 S Wayne Road
Wayne, MI
 

Dr. Ganesh Deshmukh is a specialist in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery. He works in Wayne, MI, Southgate, MI, and Berkley, MI. His clinical interests include tumor, colonoscopy, and colon polyps. Dr. Deshmukh takes Cofinity, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Cooper University Hospital and Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center, Dr. Deshmukh attended Seth G.S. Medical College for medical school. He has received the distinction of Detroit Super Doctors. Dr. Deshmukh (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Marathi and Hindi. Dr. Deshmukh is professionally affiliated with Oakwood Hospital - Southshore, Oakwood Hospital - Wayne, and St. Mary Mercy Livonia.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive surgery, robotic surgery

All Interests: Tumor, Colon Polyps, Rectal Problems, Colorectal Surgery Procedures, Rectal Surgery, Colon ... (Read more)

No Photo
Specializes in Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
5958 N Canton Center Road; Suite 700
Canton, MI
 

Dr. Angelo Sorce is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist in Canton, MI. Dr. Sorce's average rating from his patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and pain. He is affiliated with Oakwood Hospital - Taylor. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Humana ChoiceCare Network, and more. Dr. Sorce attended Southern Illinois University School of Medicine and the University of Illinois College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at Michigan State University Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies for residency.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

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

Dr. Jiab Hasan Suleiman, DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2050 N Haggerty Road; Suite 100
Canton, MI
 

Dr. Jiab Suleiman sees patients in Dearborn, MI, Canton, MI, and Wyandotte, MI. His medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His average rating from his patients is 3.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: bone pain, knee injury, and arthroplasty. Dr. Suleiman is an in-network provider for Cofinity, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Humana ChoiceCare Network, and more. After attending A.T. Still University, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at St. John Macomb-Oakland Hospital. In addition to English, he speaks Arabic. Dr. Suleiman's hospital/clinic affiliations include Oakwood Hospital - Southshore, Detroit Medical Center (DMC), and Oakwood Hospital - Wayne.

Read more

Clinical Interests: Bone Pain, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Arthroplasty, Hip Injury, Musculoskeletal Problems, Arthritis, Knee ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 228
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,400 - $3,962
  • Medicare Cost: $193 - $702
No Photo
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
6300 N Haggerty Road; Suite 200
Canton, MI
 

Dr. Essam Khraizat is a medical specialist in general obstetrics & gynecology. Patient ratings for Dr. Khraizat average 3.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Cofinity, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended Wayne State University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Oakwood Hospital & Medical Center for residency. In addition to English, Dr. Khraizat speaks Arabic. His professional affiliations include Oakwood Hospital - Wayne and Oakwood Hospital - Dearborn.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive surgery

All Interests: Minimally Invasive Surgery, Tubal Ligation

No Photo
Specializes in Otolaryngology
7330 Canton Center Road; Suite 109
Canton, MI
 

Dr. Roger Toma is a specialist in otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). He works in Dearborn, MI and Canton, MI. Dr. Toma is affiliated with Oakwood Hospital - Wayne, Garden City Hospital, and Oakwood Hospital - Dearborn. He attended Wayne State University School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Wayne State University. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Anthem, and Cofinity.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , robotic surgery

All Interests: Throat Problems, Ear Problems, Nose Problems, Robotic Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 15
  • Uninsured Cost: $690
  • Medicare Cost: $439
Ronald Phillip Adelman
Specializes in Podiatry, Foot & Ankle Surgery
990 W. Ann Arbor Trail; Suite 200
Livonia, MI
 

Dr. Ronald Adelman works as a foot doctor and foot and ankle surgeon. Dr. Adelman trained at Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University for his residency. Clinical interests for Dr. Adelman include bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, foot arthroscopy, and sports health. His average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for AARP, Cofinity, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He is affiliated with Saint Joseph Mercy Health System.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , foot arthroscopy, ankle arthroscopy

All Interests: Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free Surgery, Sports Health, Reconstructive Surgery, Surgical ... (Read more)

No Photo
Specializes in General Surgery
2050 N Haggerty Road; Suite 220
Canton, MI
 

Dr. Raymond Laird, who practices in Trenton, MI and Canton, MI, is a medical specialist in general surgery. He is affiliated with Oakwood Hospital - Southshore, Oakwood Hospital - Wayne, and Oakwood Hospital - Taylor. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. Dr. Laird graduated from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , robotic surgery

All Interests: Achalasia, Microsurgery, Gastroparesis, Anorectal Problems, Adrenal Disorders, Esophageal Tumor, ... (Read more)

Conditions / Treatments

Gender

Insurance

New Patients

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Medicare Patient Gender

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Additional Information

Distinctions

Foreign Language

Accessibility

Online Communication

Patient Demographic

Practice Affiliation

Certifications

Credentials

Fellowship

Medical School

Podiatry School

Residency

Specialty

Years Since Graduation

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.