Minimally Invasive Surgery

Henry Ford Hospital. Photo by Mikerussell at Wikimedia Commons

Henry Ford Hospital Performs First Minimally Invasive Laser Brain Surgeries in Michigan

Surgeons at Henry Ford Hospital have performed the first two minimally invasive laser brain surgeries in Michigan — one for epilepsy and one to treat a brain tumor. And in both cases the patients went home the day after the procedure.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2013


Beaumont Opens Center For Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery

Beaumont Health System has expanded its services with a new clinic offering minimally invasive surgical options for women who have gynecologic conditions, including uterine fibroids or tumors, ovarian cysts, heavy menstrual bleeding, pelvic pain, urinary incontinency and pelvic floor relaxation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/05/2012

Microwave ablation to zap previously inoperable tumors, in action at Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak.

Beaumont In Two Cancer Treatment Advances

Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak announced two major advances in cancer treatment Thursday — minimally invasive surgery for esophageal cancer and microwave ablation to treat inoperable tumors.