Viszeral Surgery

The viscera are the large internal organs of the body collectively. Visceral surgery is a specialised branch of general surgery. It focuses on the disorders and deformities of the viscera – and mammary glands – that can be treated through surgical intervention.

The visceral surgeon often works closely with the gastroenterologist. If the latter diagnoses gall stones in a patient, the visceral surgeon removes them surgically. He also operates where tumours are found in the viscera and carries out interventions on haemorrhoids (piles). Although he carries out most interventions laparoscopically, i.e. using an endoscope (optical instrument) adapted for the viscera, he can also use modern laser techniques.

After an intervention the visceral surgeon looks after his patients until they get better.

Why choose Hirslanden

Viszeral surgery is one of the core strengths of the private hospital group Hirslanden. Our viszeral surgical specialists stand out due to their expertise and years of experience.

 

As a matter of course, Hirslanden not only provides comfortable premises and a modern infrastructure but also the highest standards in medicine and care.

 

From the first contact to the coordination of your appointments and to completing your treatment a personal contact from the Hirslanden International team will care for your needs.

 

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