Majority of Laparoscopic (minimally invasive) procedures for the liver, pancreas, gallbladder system and the digestive tract
are advanced surgical procedures that requires adequate training in traditional open surgery as well as proficiency in laparoscopic techniques. Relevant and adequate training in step-wise manner up the ladder of complexity should be acquired by surgeons offering…
Can benefit patients by having less wound pain, less wound infection and faster recovery.
With further advances in surgical technique and instrumentation, further reduction in surgical trauma can now be achieved by using only a single key-hole instead of multiple key-holes in some of the abdominal surgeries….
Liver Transplant is indicated for various liver diseases including liver cirrhosis, liver failure and liver cancer. In GLAD Clinic, a team of experience doctors and surgeons work together to provide the best outcome for liver transplantation….
Multimodality Management of Liver Disease and Cancer
With better understanding of the disease pattern and the body’s requirements for liver function, various options for treatment of liver diseases and cancer must be available either as a single therapy or as a combination. Dr Chang is the Founding President of the Hepatopancreatobiliary Association of Singapore where in the early years of it formation…