Minimally invasive robotic and endoscopic procedures mean an end to scarring and fewer complications for patients.
Are you a suitable candidate for minimally invasive prostatectomy? Here’s everything you need to know about this robot-assisted procedure.
What are kidney stones and what is a common and safe procedure to remove them?
How can you nip joint problems in the bud to avoid the need for major surgeries?
When you’re scheduled for surgery, it’s natural to focus your thoughts on the surgery itself. But you’d do better to focus on what is in your control – your recovery.
What is a stent and how does it treat heart disease?
Cartilage damage is a common problem in many joints especially the knee. Dr Tan Chyn Hong explains the treatments available to repair or regenerate damaged cartilage.
Dr Suresh Nathan, orthopaedic surgeon, explains what avascular necrosis of the hip is, what causes it and how to treat it.
It can be worrying to find out you have a kidney cyst, especially as the condition does not always come with symptoms. Dr Tan Yau Min clarifies what you need to know.
Minimally invasive surgery can improve treatment and recovery time for patients with damaged heart valves.
Single-incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS) is gaining ground over traditional laparoscopy or keyhole surgery by decreasing postoperative pain and offering better cosmetic results.
Any heart surgery comes with risks, thus the transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) to improve the treatment of deadly heart diseases has been a welcomed effort.
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What happens when you walk into our 24-hour A&E clinic? In this video, we break down the steps in a typical patient’s journey to the accident and emergency department at our hospitals.
Dr Paul Chiam, cardiologist at Mount Elizabeth Hospital, discusses the tests used to screen for heart disease.
Is there ‘gender equality’ in heart attacks? The short answer is no. Here’s what you need to know about the gender differences in heart attack risk and symptoms.