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We found 8 providers matching minimally invasive surgery and who accept Humana Gold 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 thoracic surgery specialist. Clinical interests for Dr. Mungara include maze procedure, bronchoscopy, and heart bypass surgery (CABG). He is affiliated with Froedtert Hospital and Community Memorial Hospital. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. Before performing his residency at Carraway Methodist Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of Wisconsin, Dr. Mungara attended Mysore Medical College and Adichunchanagiri Institute of Medical Sciences for medical school.

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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 practices general surgery and thoracic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Johnstone 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. His education and training includes medical school at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. He is an in-network provider for 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 works as an urologist. Dr. Jacobsohn is especially interested in bladder cancer, testicular cancer, and kidney cancer. He takes several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He attended Medical College of Wisconsin for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston for residency. His professional affiliations include 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 works as an orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist. His average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. Dr. Miller attended medical school at the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine. Dr. Miller completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University. He has received the distinction of 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 is a cardiologist and cardiac electrophysiologist in Brookfield, WI, Wauwatosa, WI, and Sussex, WI. His patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. Dr. Hemsworth's areas of clinical interest consist of arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats), pacemaker implantation, and syncope (fainting). His hospital/clinic affiliations include Wheaton Franciscan - St. Joseph Campus, Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare - All Saints, and Wheaton Franciscan Medical Group - Primary & Specialty Care. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients. After completing medical school at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Dr. Hemsworth 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 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 is a specialist in urology (urinary tract disease). He works in Menomonee Falls, WI and West Bend, WI. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Tulane University, Dr. Bejma attended Wake Forest University School of Medicine. His areas of expertise include bladder cancer, benign prostatic hyperplasia (enlarged prostate), and erectile dysfunction (impotence). He accepts several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. His professional affiliations include 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 practices adult cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology (heart rhythm) in Grafton, WI, Milwaukee, WI, and Germantown, WI. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Cooley attended the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and then went on to complete 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 works as a cardiologist. 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.