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We found 7 providers matching minimally invasive surgery and who accept Humana Bronze HMO near Menomonee Falls, WI.

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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 practices general surgery and thoracic surgery in Milwaukee, WI, Menomonee Falls, WI, and West Bend, WI. Dr. Johnstone's areas of expertise include the following: esophageal cancer, lung cancer, and lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS). His hospital/clinic affiliations include Froedtert Hospital, Waukesha Memorial Hospital, and Milwaukee VA Medical Center. After completing medical school at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, he performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Dr. Johnstone takes several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic.

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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 medical specialty is urology (urinary tract disease). He has a special interest in bladder cancer, testicular cancer, and kidney cancer. Dr. Jacobsohn takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Dr. Jacobsohn attended Medical College of Wisconsin for medical school. Dr. Jacobsohn is 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. 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's specialties are adult cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology (heart rhythm). On average, patients gave him a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise consist of arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats), syncope (fainting), and pacemaker. Dr. Hemsworth is affiliated with Wheaton Franciscan - St. Joseph Campus, Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare - All Saints, and Wheaton Franciscan Medical Group - Primary & Specialty Care. He accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Hemsworth's practice is open to new patients. After completing medical school at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, he performed his residency at Aurora Sinai Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of Wisconsin.

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

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 30
  • Uninsured Cost: $3,858 - $5,145
  • Medicare Cost: $449 - $847
Dr. Paul Richard Miller, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
Aurora Advanced Healthcare; N84w16889 Menomonee Avenue
Menomonee Falls, WI
 

Dr. Paul Miller is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He works in Wauwatosa, WI, Menomonee Falls, WI, and Germantown, WI. Dr. Miller has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University, Dr. Miller attended medical school at the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine. He has received professional recognition including the following: Milwaukee Super Doctors. His hospital/clinic 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. Jeffrey Paul Bejma, MD
Specializes in Urology
Town Hall Health Center; W180 N8000 Town Hall Road
Menomonee Falls, WI
 

Dr. Jeffrey Bejma works as an urologist in Menomonee Falls, WI and West Bend, WI. His clinical interests include bladder cancer, benign prostatic hyperplasia (enlarged prostate), and erectile dysfunction (impotence). Dr. Bejma's professional affiliations include Froedtert Hospital and Community Memorial Hospital. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Bejma attended medical school at Wake Forest University School of Medicine. He trained at a hospital affiliated with Tulane University for residency.

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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 Advanced Healthcare; N84w16889 Menomonee Avenue
Menomonee Falls, WI
 

Dr. Ryan Cooley is a specialist in adult cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology (heart rhythm). He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. Dr. Cooley graduated from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Minnesota. His hospital/clinic 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 an adult cardiology specialist in Menomonee Falls, WI. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic.

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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.