We found 8 providers matching minimally invasive surgery and who accept Humana Bronze HMO near Menomonee Falls, WI.

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Dr. Charan Mungara, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
W180n8085 Town Hall Road
Menomonee Falls, WI
 

Dr. Charan Mungara is a physician who specializes in thoracic surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: maze procedure, bronchoscopy, and heart bypass surgery (CABG). Dr. Mungara's professional affiliations include Froedtert Hospital and Community Memorial Hospital. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. Before completing his residency at Carraway Methodist Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of Wisconsin, Dr. Mungara attended medical school at Mysore Medical College and Adichunchanagiri Institute of Medical Sciences.

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Relevant Interests: , VATS lobectomy

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Mitral Valve Repair, Bronchoscopy, Maze Procedure, Heart Valve Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. David W Johnstone, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
Cancer Center - Community Memorial Hospital; W180 N8085 Town Hall Road
Menomonee Falls, WI
 

Dr. David Johnstone is a general surgery and thoracic surgery specialist in Milwaukee, WI, Menomonee Falls, WI, and West Bend, WI. His areas of expertise include esophageal cancer, lung cancer, and lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS). His professional affiliations include Froedtert Hospital, Waukesha Memorial Hospital, and Milwaukee VA Medical Center. Dr. Johnstone accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Dr. Johnstone attended Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive surgery

All Interests: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Hiatal Hernia, Hiatal Hernia Surgery, Lung Volume Reduction ... (Read more)

Dr. Kenneth Mitchell Jacobsohn, MD
Specializes in Urology
Cancer Center - Community Memorial Hospital; W180 N8085 Town Hall Road
Menomonee Falls, WI
 

Dr. Kenneth Jacobsohn's area of specialization is urology (urinary tract disease). Dr. Jacobsohn attended Medical College of Wisconsin and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Jacobsohn include bladder cancer, testicular cancer, and kidney cancer. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He is professionally affiliated with Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee VA Medical Center, and Community Memorial Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive surgery, robotic surgery

All Interests: Bladder Cancer, Urologic Cancer, Prostate Surgery, Kidney Cancer, Minimally Invasive Surgery, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 46
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,704 - $12,445
  • Medicare Cost: $405 - $1,476
Dr. Paul Richard Miller, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
N84w16889 Menomonee Avenue
Menomonee Falls, WI
 

Dr. Paul Miller is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. Dr. Miller graduated from the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University. Dr. Miller has received the following distinction: Milwaukee Super Doctors. His professional affiliations include Aurora Advanced Healthcare, Aurora Medical Center in Washington County, and Aurora West Allis Medical Center.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 53
  • Uninsured Cost: $4,853 - $7,840
  • Medicare Cost: $165 - $1,021
Dr. Daniel Edward Hemsworth, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology
Wheaton Franciscan Medical Group - Primary & Specialty Care; N64 W24086 Main Street
Sussex, WI
 

Dr. Daniel Hemsworth practices adult cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology (heart rhythm). In his practice, he is particularly interested in arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats), pacemaker implantation, and syncope (fainting). The average patient rating for Dr. Hemsworth is 5.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. His residency was performed at Aurora Sinai Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of Wisconsin. Dr. Hemsworth's hospital/clinic affiliations include Wheaton Franciscan - St. Joseph Campus, Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare - All Saints, and Wheaton Franciscan Medical Group - Primary & Specialty Care. He welcomes new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Syncope, Atrial Fibrillation, Ablation, Heart Problems, Pacemaker Implantation, Heart Palpitations, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 30
  • Uninsured Cost: $3,858 - $5,145
  • Medicare Cost: $449 - $847
Dr. Jeffrey Paul Bejma, MD
Specializes in Urology
Town Hall Health Center; W180 N8000 Town Hall Road
Menomonee Falls, WI
 

Dr. Jeffrey Bejma sees patients in Menomonee Falls, WI and West Bend, WI. His medical specialty is urology (urinary tract disease). He graduated from Wake Forest University School of Medicine. Dr. Bejma's training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with Tulane University. Clinical interests for Dr. Bejma include bladder cancer, benign prostatic hyperplasia (enlarged prostate), and erectile dysfunction (impotence). He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He is affiliated with Froedtert Hospital and Community Memorial Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery, robotic surgery

All Interests: Bladder Cancer, Incontinence, Urinary Incontinence, Erectile Dysfunction, Kidney Stones, Kidney ... (Read more)

Dr. Ryan L Cooley, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology
Aurora Health Center - Germantown, South Building; W180n11070 River Lane
Germantown, WI
 

Dr. Ryan Cooley is an adult cardiologist and cardiac electrophysiologist. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Cooley takes. Dr. Cooley is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. He trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Minnesota for residency. His professional affiliations include Aurora Sinai Medical Center, Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center, and Aurora Medical Center in Washington County.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 44
  • Uninsured Cost: $3,819 - $4,287
  • Medicare Cost: $424 - $457
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Specializes in Adult Cardiology
W180n7950 Town Hall Road
Menomonee Falls, WI
 

Dr. Kiran Kashyap is a specialist in adult cardiology. She is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 12
  • Uninsured Cost: $3,133
  • Medicare Cost: $484

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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.