In recent years, surgery of the internal organs has become even more specialized. New procedures, such as minimally-invasive methods of treatment, have become more popular. With this increased specialisation, the results of treatment have continued to improve.
General and digestive surgery, despite its name, is a surgical specialty that focuses on the abdominal organs: General Surgery Centre in Clinique La Colline treats the intestines including the oesophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder and bile ducts, and often the thyroid gland.
To obtain medical services of the highest quality, more and more people prefer healthcare in Switzerland. Switzerland offers not only fabulous views, but also modern clinics where specialists can cure the most serious diseases.
Surgery in Switzerland is one of the most advanced medical fields. Outpatient surgery is the most promising trend, as it reduces the risk of postoperative complications. The Outpatient Surgery Department of Clinique de Valère admits patients that stay in the clinic for one day only.
In surgery, injured body parts are joined or sewn together again so that they heal, or diseased organs are completely removed (ectomy) or partially removed (resection). Obstructed organ systems are opened so that they work properly again. New organs are transplanted or prostheses are implanted.
General surgeons deal with the diagnosis and surgical treatment of various diseases. General surgeons also treat injuries, physical disabilities, and developmental abnormalities, using also the appropriate conservative (non-surgical) treatment.
Professional expertise in the field of inflammation of female genital organs and obstetrics, outstanding surgeons and state-of-the-art equipment – these are the factors that make Clinique Generale a leader in the field of complex general surgeries, abdominal surgery, vascular surgery, plastic ...
The clinic has accredited about 30 free practice doctors. The doctors that rent the beds for their patients work in different fields of medicine. The clinic has three operating rooms with modern equipment. There are 11 first-class hotel-type rooms and a day hospital with 11 beds at the clinic.