Entries by Stelios Yiallouros

Innovative minimally invasive bowel procedure in Aretaeio Hospital – Dr. Georgios Markides

Removal of early rectal cancer without external scars by using Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery (TAMIS) Recently, a patient with early rectal cancer has been treated with a minimally invasive technique avoiding the potential need for a stoma or more major surgery such as colectomy. The patient underwent the procedure successfully under the care of Dr […]

A first for Aretaeio hospital and Cyprus – Removal of advanced metastatic bowel cancer to the liver entirely by using minimally invasive techniques

For the first time a Cypriot patient with advanced metastatic bowel cancer to the liver has been treated entirely by using minimally invasive techniques. The patient originally underwent a laparoscopic colectomy and removal of the large bowel cancer by Dr Georgios Markides and his team, and returned home only two days following his surgery. A […]