robotic liver resection for liver tumors

Effect of Insurance Status on Postoperative Outcomes After Robotic Liver Resection for Liver Tumors: A Matched Analysis

Last month, Dr. Sucandy and his team participated at the Academic Surgical Congress (ASC) in Orlando Florida as presenter and moderators for various surgical scientific sessions. Dr Sucandy’s trainee presented a clinical study led by Dr. Sucandy as the primary investigator regarding the effect of insurance status on postoperative outcomes after robotic liver surgery. This was a matched analysis with …

Early Signs of Liver Cancer

10 Early Signs of Liver Cancer

The majority of liver cancers are actually presenting without symptoms. In fact, they are usually found incidentally on an abdominal ultrasound, CT scan, or MRI for other intra-abdominal diseases. When a liver cancer is causing symptoms, the following are the most common early signs reported by patients. 1. Right Sided Abdominal Pain: Liver itself does not have nerve tissue, however …

Better Outcomes With Minimally Invasive Robotic Liver Surgery

Better Outcomes With Minimally Invasive Robotic Liver Surgery

Many patients with liver tumor face new challenges of understanding different treatment options for their disease.  For most, having the diagnosis of liver tumor is already very stressful and anxiety-producing.  Liver tumor is a growth within the liver that can be benign or malignant.  Malignant liver tumor can originate from within the liver (primary liver cancer) or outside the liver …

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Tips to Keep Your Liver Healthy

One of the most frequently asked question from patients is how to keep liver healthy. The second most frequently asked question is what are the signs of a healthy liver.  The third is what entails healthy liver diet. These questions are mutually related and very broad but the answer are relatively simple. There are several books on the market that …