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We found 5 providers matching endoscopic surgery near Saint Paul, MN.

Dr. Mohammad Umar Hasan Hasan Choudry, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, General Surgery
Minneapolis Va Health Care System; One Veterans Drive
Minneapolis, MN
 

Dr. Umar Choudry's specialties are plastic surgery and general surgery. Dr. Choudry's clinical interests include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He is affiliated with Fairview Northland Medical Center, Fairview Lakes Medical Center, and the University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital. He honors Medicare insurance. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with West Virginia University, Dr. Choudry attended medical school at Aga Khan University Medical College. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Choudry include: Achievement Award for Excellence, American Board of Surgery In-Training Examination; Nominee for Clinical; and Excellence Award at VAMC. In addition to English, Dr. Choudry (or staff) speaks Urdu.

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Dr. Robert Jon Wood, MD
Specializes in Facial Plastic Surgery, General Surgery, Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Plastic Surgery
200 University Avenue E
Saint Paul, MN
 

Dr. Robert Wood is a specialist in facial plastic surgery, general surgery, and otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). He works in Burnsville, MN, Minnetonka, MN, and Saint Paul, MN. Areas of expertise for Dr. Wood include cleft lip and palate, eyelid surgery, and thigh lift. He accepts Medicare insurance. Dr. Wood attended the University of Minnesota Medical School and then went on to complete his residency at Hennepin County Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Emory University. He has received the following distinction: Mpls.St.Paul Super Doctors. Dr. Wood is conversant in Spanish. He is affiliated with North Memorial Health Care, Regions Hospital, and Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare.

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Dr. Victor Stuart Cox, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Otolaryngology
225 N Smith Avenue; Suite 502
St Paul, MN
 

Dr. Victor Cox is a general surgery and otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat) specialist. He honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. Dr. Cox graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School. For his professional training, Dr. Cox completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with Yale University.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 28
  • Uninsured Cost: $906 - $918
  • Medicare Cost: $389 - $477
Dr. Warren Vincent Schubert, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
640 Jackson Street; Mail Stop 11503b
St. Paul, MN
 

Dr. Warren Schubert's medical specialty is plastic surgery and hand surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Schubert include eyelid surgery, general reconstruction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). He is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Dr. Schubert performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Case Western Reserve University, a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, and a hospital affiliated with McGill University. Dr. Schubert's hospital/clinic affiliations include Regions Hospital and HealthPartners Regions Specialty Clinics.

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Dr. Martin S St. John Lacey, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
640 Jackson Street
Saint Paul, MN
 

Dr. Martin Lacey is a physician who specializes in plastic surgery. He is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. Clinical interests for Dr. Lacey include cleft lip and palate, eyelid surgery, and thigh lift. Dr. Lacey's professional affiliations include the University of Minnesota Health (M Health), Regions Hospital, and Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare. He is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended the University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with The University of Western Ontario and a hospital affiliated with Dalhousie University for residency.

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What is Endoscopic Surgery?

Endoscopic surgery is a type of minimally invasive surgery using a tool called an endoscope, a kind of thin, hollow tube. The endoscope contains optical fibers that transmit light and images, so a doctor can see through it. It can be inserted through a small incision or into an opening in the body (such as the mouth, nose, or anus). The endoscope allows a physician access to see and perform procedures on the inside of the body without needing to make a large incision.

Once the endoscope is moved inside the body, the physician can use it to examine the area. Then very small tools can be moved through the tube of the endoscope and used to perform the surgery. Miniature forceps can take a biopsy or remove a growth, place and take out stitches, or collect cell samples. Endoscopic surgery can be used for many different procedures including sinus surgery, kidney stone removal and certain biopsies. It can even be used for brain surgery.

Because endoscopic surgery requires either a very tiny incision or none at all, there is very little scarring and a much easier recovery than with full open surgery.