Onco Surgeon in Nashik - Dr. Sulabhchandra Bhamre
Dr. Sulabhchandra Bhamare is a young, dynamic, very efficient Onco Surgeon in Nashik, with over 14 years of experience successfully completing over 5000 major cancer surgeries. He has vast experience in conducting clinical trials in Breast Cancer, Head & Neck Cancer, colorectal cancer, Gynecological Malignancies. He is one of the best Cancer Specialist in Nashik.
What is surgical oncology?
Surgical oncology is a cancer care field that focuses on surgery to diagnose, stage, and treat cancer. Surgical Oncologists. it also performs palliative surgeries to help control pain, improve a patient’s comfort level and control cancer-related symptoms and their side effects.
Whether a patient is a candidate for surgery depends on factors such as this type, size, location, grade, and step of the tumor, as well as problems related to the patient’s health, including age, physical fitness, and other medical conditions.
Surgical oncology procedures and Types
Surgery to remove an appendix is known as an appendectomy. It is usually an emergency method performed when the appendix, a small organ connected to the large intestine, becomes irritated and painful. The situation is called appendicitis. The appendix grows when it becomes blocked by infection, cancer, foreign material or stool.
Bowel resection is a surgical method used to treat and prevent cancer and other diseases of the colon by removing part of the large intestine. It is also called a colectomy and colon resection or colon removal. Surgery is a common treatment for colorectal cancer. Bowel resection involves the operational removal of colorectal tumors, as well as surrounding tissue and several nearby lymph nodes. A bowel resection that includes removing the whole colon is called a total colectomy. A subtotal colectomy removes the maximum part of the colon. When a portion, or segment, of the colon, is removed, it is known as a segmental colectomy.
ERBEJET2 uses a high-pressure water jet to selectively target and dissect water-soluble tissue and provide precise margins along the line of dissection. This technique is designed to help spare critical structures, like blood vessels, nerves, and ducts and may help reduce the potential for blood loss. ERBEJET2 may be applied in both open and laparoscopic operational methods, typically with shorter operating times.
Flexible robotic surgery (Flex® Robotic System)
The Flex® Robotic System is a surgical method with a flexible robotic endoscope. The minimally invasive technology provides surgeons to locate hard-to-reach areas of the mouth, throat, rectum, and colon. In the throat, the system’s adjustable scope is designed to provide surgeons to view and approach areas of the throat that aren’t typically or easily accessible with standard instruments.
Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC)
HIPEC is a highly centralized, heated chemotherapy treatment that is given directly to the stomach during operation. Unlike the method of systemic chemotherapy delivery, which is flows throughout the body, HIPEC delivers chemotherapy directly to cancer cells in the stomach.
- The main advantage of surgery is that most effective treatment for removing your cancer, and it can help you live longer.
- Some of your symptoms like jaundice, pain, and problems with digestion get improve after the surgery.
- If cancer does come back again, you may be able to have further treatment with chemotherapy to control it.
- Pancreatic surgery is major surgery with any major operation there are risks involved.
- After the surgery needs to stay in the hospital afterward to recover for a week to two weeks if there are no problems but could be much longer if there are any problems.
- Recovering from this type of surgery usually takes about six months up to a year to fully recover.
- You may get various side effects from surgery, such as problems digesting and diabetes. But cancer usually causes these symptoms even if you don’t have the surgery.
Risks of surgery
Surgery for pancreatic cancer is complicated, and there are some risks.
- Bleeding and the need to blood transfusion. Any surgery has a risk of bleeding. Your medical team will get manage this.
- Getting an infection of the chest or wound infection – you will be given antibiotics to reduce this risk of it.
- risk of a leak from the pancreas, bile duct, or stomach is joined to the bowel. These leaks are often settled without needing further treatment.
- General complications from the anesthetic. risk of complications linked to having a general anesthetic, such as having an allergic reaction to it. But very rare case.