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2014-08-22 16:23:07

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MC Medical, a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation (MCM), and Minimally Invasive Devices Inc. (MID), a Columbus, OH medical device company, have formally agreed to an exclusive partnership to distribute the FloShield laparoscopic and robotic visualization system in Japan. It is anticipated that FloShield will be approved for sale in Japan in the latter half of 2015. MCM has a long-time experience and an extensive product portfolio in...

2014-06-25 23:12:10

After years of providing quality Minimally Invasive Surgical options in Northern Virginia, AAGL and SRC (Surgical Review Corporation) recognizes the doctors at Women's Health and Surgery Center in Stafford Virginia as COEMIG designees. Stafford, VA (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Stafford Hospital along with some of the physicians at Women’s Health and Surgery Center has been designated as a Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology (COEMIG). The COEMIG program is an AAGL...

2014-06-05 23:13:28

Single-Port Laparascopic Supracervical Hysterectomy is the procedure of choice when women are faced with needing their uterus removed. Women’s Excellence is one of few practices offering this minimally invasive option with an easier recovery. Birmingham, MI (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 With a robotic procedure not available and now limited laparoscopic instrumentation to provide a minimally invasive hysterectomy procedure, many gynecologic physicians have resorted back to traditional...

2013-12-08 23:01:36

Michigan Minimally Invasive Surgeon, Dr. Scott Laker has released several informational pages regarding the most common types of hernias and their associated surgeries on the website for the Michigan Institute of Laparoscopic Surgery, his clinic for laparoscopic surgery. West Bloomfield, MI (PRWEB) December 08, 2013 Michigan Minimally Invasive Surgeon, Dr. Scott Laker has released several informational pages regarding the most common types of hernias and their associated surgeries on the...

2012-10-19 04:03:04

Minimally invasive surgery is fast becoming standard of care and Dr. Kirkwood will share her expertise and the experiences of Women's Health and Surgery Center in Stafford and Fredericksburg Virginia on this subject with the women attending the Spirit of Women event being held in Fredericksburg. Fredericksburg, VA (PRWEB) October 18, 2012 Women´s Health and Surgery Center of Stafford and Fredericksburg Virginia is pleased to announce that one of their very own physicians, Dr. Alysha...

2011-07-20 07:40:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Minimally Invasive Devices, Inc., (MID) has been awarded CE Mark Certification for its FloShield(TM) laparoscopic visualization system. This certification is mandatory for sale of certain medical devices in the European Union. The FloShield system provides for an uninterrupted clear view during laparoscopic procedures. FloShield uses airflow from the insufflator to defog and deflect debris from the lens of the laparoscope without removing...

2010-11-10 00:00:39

Laparoscopic gallbladder removal Is 100%--why not hysterectomy? In 21 years, little has changed; @65% of hysterectomies still have large incisions. "Unlike gallbladder removal, for which general surgeons converted 100% to laparoscopic surgery in two short years between 1987 to 1989, the spread and availability of LSH hasn't progressed as much as we'd like, for several reasons," said Dr. Tom Lyons, who first performed Laparoscopic Supracervical Hysterectomy in 1989. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB)...

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2010-04-07 10:21:28

On behalf of its founders, the Endometriosis Foundation of America (EFA) is extremely pleased to announce a landmark scientific symposium, "Advancing the Art & Science of Endometriosis: Stem Cells to Radical Excision Surgery", taking place on Thursday, May 20, 2010 in New York City. The event will be held at the prestigious New York Academy of Sciences and attended by elite speakers, panelists and attendees from around the globe. An expert consortium of faculty will present on topics...

2010-01-22 17:47:00

Saint Francis Hospital Surgeon and Author Honored for Worldwide Contribution to Medicine EVANSTON, Ill., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Saint Francis Hospital is pleased to announce that world-renown laparoscopic surgeon Constantine Frantzides, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.S., and staff member at Saint Francis Hospital, has been selected as one of America's Top Doctors(®). He will be included in the ninth annual Castle Connolly acclaimed guide to the top medical specialists in the...

2008-08-11 15:01:17

Join surgeons, Dr. Roger Ferland and Dr. Lori Warren, for a free one-hour live webcast highlighting the use of minimally invasive techniques in gynecologic surgery. The doctors will focus on the patient benefits of two approaches, Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy and Laparoscopic Supracervical Hysterectomy. Since Total Laparoscopic and Laparoscopic Supracervical Hysterectomies are performed less invasively than open procedures, benefits to the patient typically include shortened hospital...


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  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
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This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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