5th Clinic of Surgery
The 5th Surgery Clinic of Henry Dunant Hospital Center has the ability to successfully treat the entire range of General Gastrointestinal Surgery conditions.
The Clinic specializes in Obesity Surgery, Hepato - Biliary - Pancreatic Surgery and advanced Laparoscopic Surgery.
Obesity surgery consists the main field of the clinic’s activity. In addition, guarantee of success is the many years of experience that the clinic’s Head and the members have.
The close collaboration between the Surgeon, the Anesthesiologist, the Nutritionist and the Psychologist, where necessary, strictly guarantees the successful and comprehensive treatment of people with obesity.
The 5th Surgery Clinic is actively and successfully involved in the field of Obesity and Bariatric Surgery.
The successful multi-year activity and experience in the specific subject is a guarantee of safe outcome. In the last 15 years, approximately 1,000 bariatric operations have been successfully performed by the Director of the clinic.
All types of bariatric operations are performed with technical proficiency and efficiency. Operations are performed laparoscopically, with a minimal rate of intra-operative complications and conversions to open surgery.
Laparoscopic access is preferred in any abdominal operation and includes the entire range of diseases of the hollow abdominal viscera, pancreas and spleen. This results in shorter hospital stay, reduced post-operative pain, quick mobilization, reduced rate of wound-related infections and inflammations, better aesthetic result and quick return to work.
BILIARY TRACT OPERATIONS
- Gallbladder lithiasis
- Liver cysts
- Gastrectomies for stomach conditions
- Diaphragmatic hernia
- Diaphragm hernias
- Esophageal achalasia
Purely Restrictive Interventions
- Gastric Band
- Longitudinal Gastrectomy (Sleeve)
- Gastric Fold Surgery
- Gastric By Pass
- Biliopancreatic Diversion (BPD/DS)
- Mini Gastric By Pass (OAGBP)
- Duodenal – Ileal Anastomosis (SADI-S)
- Longitudinal gastrectomy and Gastro-ileal anastomosis (SASI)
SOLID ORGAN CONDITIONS
- Splenectomies for megasplenia and hematological diseases.
- Peripheral Pancreatectomies of the pancreatic body and tail
DISEASES OF THE SMALL AND LARGE INTESTINE
- Small Bowel Resections (Inflammatory Diseases)
- Appendectomy (acute appendicitis)
- Any type of resection of the Colon and Rectum
- Epigastric Hernia
- Umbilical Hernia
- Postoperative Hernia
- Spigelian Hernia
- Femoral Hernia
- Inguinal Hernia (TAPP)
HEPATO – BILIARY - PANCREATIC SURGERY
The clinic can adequately and successfully treat Hepato-Biliary and Pancreatic diseases. Guarantee is the long-term experience of the head of the clinic, who after his specialization in London in 1990, practiced surgery in this field at the “Georgios Gennimatas” hospital where he successfully served this field for the last 25 years.