LINX™ is a flexible ring of small magnets placed around the LES during a minimally invasive surgical procedure.
If you are experiencing back pain so severe that it interferes with your quality of life and you and your physician have exhausted other medical treatments that have proven ineffective, you may be a candidate for a laminectomy.
A laparoscopic prostatectomy is a less invasive prostate cancer treatment that urologists at Jefferson can offer patients suffering from prostate cancer in the Philadelphia area.
Unlike traditional stomach surgery, this procedure utilizes a series of small incisions to remove the cancerous part of the stomach.
Sleeve gastrectomy resects the portion of the stomach that makes ghrelin, a hormone that signals hunger to the brain.
Laryngeal electromyography is an in-office test that provides diagnostic information about the neuromuscular function of the vocal cords.
A laryngoscopy with biopsy is one of many in the work-up and treatment of head and neck cancers at Jefferson.
Laryngotracheal reconstruction is a type of surgery for patients with a narrowed airway. Reconstruction is done with a graft of the patient's own tissue.
To control snoring or mild forms of sleep apnea, laser-assisted uvuloplasty can be performed to remove the uvula and surrounding tissue to open the airway behind the palate.
Our permanent solution uses specific wavelengths of light that are the optimum for absorption by the melanin pigmentation in hair yet at the same time minimizes any damage to the skin.