Surgery including bariatrics
With the current global rise in obese and morbidly obese patients,
the field of bariatric surgery is changing. More obese patients are
now requesting surgery as their last resort to solve longterm weight
problems. For most patients this has meant using private hospitals.
With the recent announcement by Medicare, now recognising obesity
as an illness, a change in policy that may allow patients to make
medical claims for treatments such as stomach surgery.
EndoAssist has been utilised in general surgery procedures across
the world, and has been shown to reduce operating time, whilst
leading to improved outcomes for patients. The flexibility of EndoAssist
makes it the perfect assistant for a wide range of surgical procedures.