The Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery Service and the Bariatric Surgery Group are focused on the comprehensive management of benign gastrointestinal and abdominal wall pathologies using advanced minimally invasive techniques with the following advantages: accelerated recovery, reduced pain and prompt return to normal life.
The Service aims at a comprehensive management of obesity and obesity-related diseases or conditions secondary to previous bariatric surgeries, with an interdisciplinary team of bariatric surgery, nutrition, endocrinology, psychiatry, physiatry and gastroenterology specialists.
As obesity is also a problem among children and adolescents, a team integrating the pediatric gastroenterology, psychiatry, pediatric psychology, endocrinology, nutrition and a physiatry areas is currently working to address this condition.
Additional to medical expert management, educational activities for the community are carried out.
Fields of competence
Management of esophageal pathologies:
Biliary and liver pathologies:
Solid organ pathologies:
Abdominal wall pathologies: