How Dr. Funnell’s Expertise in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery and Intervention Endoscopic Procedures Can Benefit You

Dr Ivor Funnell – Surgical Gastroenterologist

As a leading Surgical Gastroenterologist Dr. Funnell has undergone extensive training in advanced laparoscopic surgery and intervention endoscopic procedures. These techniques allow him to provide patients with minimally invasive and highly effective treatments for a range of gastrointestinal issues.

Laparoscopic surgery is a minimally invasive surgical technique that uses small incisions and specialized instruments to access and treat the affected area. This technique offers numerous benefits, including reduced pain and scarring, faster recovery times, and a lower risk of complications.

Dr. Funnell’s expertise in advanced laparoscopic surgery allows him to perform a range of procedures, including laparoscopic cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal), hernia repair, and colon resection. By utilizing this technique, Dr. Funnell can offer patients a less invasive and more effective alternative to traditional open surgery.

In addition to laparoscopic surgery, Dr. Funnell has a keen interest in intervention endoscopic procedures such as ERCP and endoscopy. These procedures involve the use of a specialized camera and instruments to examine and treat the digestive system, allowing for highly precise interventions without the need for surgery.

With his expertise in intervention endoscopy, Dr. Funnell can diagnose and treat a range of gastrointestinal issues, including gallstones, pancreatic and bile duct disorders, and gastrointestinal bleeding. This technique also allows for the removal of polyps and other abnormal tissue without the need for surgery.

Overall, Dr. Funnell’s expertise in advanced laparoscopic surgery and intervention endoscopic procedures makes him a highly skilled and qualified physician in the field of gastroenterology. By utilizing these techniques, he can provide patients with the most advanced and effective treatments available, while minimizing pain, scarring, and recovery time.