Endoscopic Stone surgery

Surgical Excellence in all types of Endoscopic Stone surgery with experience of 1500+ cases

Surgical Excellence in Endoscopic Stone surgery with experience of 1500+ cases. Extensive experience in various challenging scenario like large(25-100 mm) multiple complex stones(Staghorn), stones in small children (<5yrs) and high risk patients –elderly, morbidly obese,  patients  with diabetes, heart Disease, renal insufficiency , recurrent stones  and tubeless PCNL, mini PCNL.

Advantages of Endoscopic Stone surgery compared to tradional open stone surgery

  • No or Small incision(Cut) < 1 cm

              PCNL 3 couple tt

  • Minimal scarring

               scar 1 couple ttscar 2 couple tt

          Open stone surgery scar vs PCNL Scar

  • Minimal Pain
  • Minimal Bleeding
  • Faster recovery and healing
  • Short hospital stay and quick return to work

Disadvantages/Risk of Endoscopic Stone surgery

  • Very low risk surgery, if performed by an urologist who is specifically trained in this technique.
  • Increase surgical expense because of use of Expensive equipments/technology. Small delicate endoscopes, Lasers for stone fragmentation, Real time digital Xray(Fluroscopy)- all these adds to the surgery cost

 

Various Types of Endoscopic stone surgery performed-

Ureteroscopic removal of stone (URS) for stones in urine tube(Ureter)

URS couple tt

 

Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL) for large stones in Kidney

PCNL Couple ttPCNL 2 couple tt

Retrograde Intrarenal Surgery (RIRS) for small stones in Kidney   RIRS couple tt