Penn's digestive and liver surgeons provide state-of-the-art treatment and clinical care for patients with a variety of digestive, liver and pancreatic disorders.
Our multidisciplinary approach enables us to work as a team, providing patients with the expert care they need at this crucial time.
Having studied at some of the most prominent medical centers in the country, our surgeons are at the forefront of the field, creating the surgical techniques and treatments that are bringing significant scientific advances to patient care.
The Latest Procedures and Treatments
We have pioneered surgical techniques and procedures that improved the lives of our patients. Among them are several minimally invasive surgical techniques that typically result in less blood loss, reduced pain and faster recovery:
- Laparoscopic bariatric surgery
- Laparoscopic colon and rectal surgery
- Laparoscopic foregut surgery (gastroesophageal reflux disease, hiatel hernia, and minimally invasive esophagectomy)
- Laparoscopic surgery of the retroperitoneum
For more information, visit the Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery at the Perelman School of Medicine website.