From Our Doctors: Minimally Invasive Surgery
Surgeons at UW Health in Madison, Wisconsin, perform minimally invasive surgery for patients whenever possible. Below, just a few of our doctors who excel in minimally invasive surgical techniques talk about their work.
- Advantages of Minimally Invasive Surgery
- Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
- Minimally Invasive Surgery for Lung Cancer
- Minimally Invasive Surgery for Head and Neck Cancer
- Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
- Minimally Invasive Surgery for Atrial Fibrillation
- Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery
- Minimally Invasive Surgery for Ulcerative Colitis
UW Health surgeon Luke Funk, MD, says minimally invasive surgical techniques can lead to less patient pain and a quicker recovery.
UW Health gynecologic surgeon, Cara King, DO, explains the advantage her training and experience offers for women considering minimally invasive surgery.
UW Health head and neck cancer surgeon Aaron Wieland, MD, says the type of minimally-invasive he practices often involves no incisions.
UW Health spine surgery Seth Williams, MD, talks about the advantages of minimally invasive surgery techniques.
UW Health neurosurgeon Nathaniel Brooks, MD, explains some fundamental differences between open surgery and minimally invasive surgery.
UW Health colorectal surgeon Charles Heise, MD, discusses the advantages of laparoscopic surgery for ulcerative colitis.
UW Health colorectal surgeon Evie Carchman, MD, discusses the types of patients who should consider having minimally invasive colorectal surgery.