Minimally Invasive Surgery
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.
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.
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.