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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 is a medical specialist in plastic surgery and general surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He is in-network for Medicare insurance. After attending Aga Khan University Medical College for medical school, Dr. Choudry completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with West Virginia University. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Choudry has received 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. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Fairview Northland Medical Center, Fairview Lakes Medical Center, and the University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic surgery

All Interests: Eyelid Surgery, Body Contouring, Botulinum Toxin Injection, Breast Augmentation, Breast Surgery, ... (Read more)

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 specialties are facial plastic surgery, general surgery, and otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). He practices in Burnsville, MN, Minnetonka, MN, and Saint Paul, MN. After completing medical school at the University of Minnesota Medical School, he performed his residency at Hennepin County Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Emory University. Areas of expertise for Dr. Wood include cleft lip and palate, eyelid surgery, and thigh lift. Dr. Wood takes Medicare insurance. Dr. Wood has received the following distinction: Mpls.St.Paul Super Doctors. He is conversant in Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with North Memorial Health Care, Regions Hospital, and Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare.

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

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. Dr. Cox attended medical school at the University of Minnesota Medical School. He trained at a hospital affiliated with Yale University for his residency. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Cox takes.

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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 is a plastic surgeon and hand surgeon in Saint Paul, MN and Woodbury, MN. His education and training includes medical school at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences and 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. His clinical interests include eyelid surgery, general reconstruction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). Dr. Schubert honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Schubert is professionally affiliated with Regions Hospital and HealthPartners Regions Specialty Clinics.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic surgery

All Interests: Eyelid Surgery, Dermabrasion, Botulinum Toxin Injection, Breast Augmentation, Microsurgery, ... (Read more)

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

Dr. Martin Lacey practices plastic surgery in Saint Paul, MN, Burnsville, MN, and Maple Grove, MN. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Lacey include cleft lip and palate, eyelid surgery, and thigh lift. His professional affiliations include the University of Minnesota Health (M Health), Regions Hospital, and Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare. He honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. After completing medical school at the University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Dr. Lacey performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with The University of Western Ontario and a hospital affiliated with Dalhousie University.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic surgery

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.