Tag: Robotic Surgery

da Vinci® Endometriosis Resection

da Vinci® Endometriosis Resection da Vinci® Endometriosis Resection Endometriosis happens when tissue that lines the inside of your uterus (endometrium) grows into areas outside the uterus. It can cause mild to severe pain, among other symptoms. Know Your Options If your doctor suggests surgery, there are two main options: open surgery through one large incision (cut) and […]

Father of Modern Laparoscopy, Dr. Camran Nezhat, Revolutionizes Modern Surgery

Dr. Camran Nezhat is an internationally renowned laparoscopic surgeon, scientist and innovator at the Stanford University Medical Center. In the mid-1980’s Nezhat presented his ideas on video laparoscopy at the annual meeting of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine, where his ideas were considered controversial and ultimately rejected.  Over twenty years later, Nezhat is considered […]

Considering Endometriosis surgery

  El Camino Women’s Medical Group offers the latest Minimally Invasive Solutions for gynecologic problems.   Drs. Amy Teng, Erika Balassiano, and Pooja Gupta, all members of AAGL (American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopy) are highly trained and experienced in the field of Minimally Invasive Gynecgologic Surgery.   Dr. Erika Balassiano is also a graduate of the Minimally Invasive […]