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 is a Minneapolis, MN physician who specializes in plastic surgery and general surgery. In addition to English, Dr. Choudry (or staff) speaks Urdu. Clinical interests for Dr. Choudry include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. His professional affiliations include Fairview Northland Medical Center, Fairview Lakes Medical Center, and the University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with West Virginia University, Dr. Choudry attended Aga Khan University Medical College for medical school. Dr. Choudry takes Medicare insurance. His distinctions include: Achievement Award for Excellence, American Board of Surgery In-Training Examination; Nominee for Clinical; and Excellence Award at VAMC.

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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's medical specialty is facial plastic surgery, general surgery, and otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). Dr. Wood's education and training includes medical school at the University of Minnesota Medical School and residency at Hennepin County Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Emory University. His areas of expertise include the following: cleft lip and palate, eyelid surgery, and thigh lift. He has received the following distinction: Mpls.St.Paul Super Doctors. In addition to English, Dr. Wood speaks 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's areas of specialization are general surgery and otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat); he sees patients in Woodbury, MN, Eagan, MN, and Maplewood, MN. He attended medical school at the University of Minnesota Medical School. For his residency, Dr. Cox trained at a hospital affiliated with Yale University. He is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 28
  • Charge (avg.): $906 - $918
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $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 practices plastic surgery and hand surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: eyelid surgery, general reconstruction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). Dr. Schubert is affiliated with Regions Hospital and HealthPartners Regions Specialty Clinics. After completing medical school at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences, he 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. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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

Dr. Martin Lacey's area of specialization is plastic surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: cleft lip and palate, eyelid surgery, and thigh lift. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Lacey is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of the University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry. For his professional training, Dr. Lacey completed residency programs at a hospital affiliated with The University of Western Ontario and a hospital affiliated with Dalhousie University. Dr. Lacey has received the distinction of Mpls.St.Paul Magazine Top Doctors. His hospital/clinic affiliations include HealthPartners Specialty Center, the University of Minnesota Health (M Health), and Regions Hospital.

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All Interests: Eyelid Surgery, Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Microsurgery, Nose Surgery, Endoscopic Surgery, ... (Read more)

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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.
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