Author Archives: Adel El-Ghazzawy, MD

Abdominal Wall Reconstructive Surgery

The abdominal wall is three layers of muscle that protect the internal organs. When this wall is damaged by wounds or persistent hernias, reconstructive surgery may be necessary. Typically, hernia corrective surgery is the first line of defense, but sometimes the repair doesn’t sustain, and thus more advanced methods are required. The purpose of abdominal […]

Robotic Colectomy

The term Robotic Colectomy is a little misleading, because it conjures images of a self-guiding machine performing surgery to remove a section of the colon. The truth is, it’s a procedure that involves a console system with a magnified, three-dimensional, high definition visual interface where the surgeon sits and operates controls, and the movements of […]