Specialty surgeon completes packaged procedure for a laparoscopic pyeloplasty.
Pyeloplasty is the surgical reconstruction or revision of the renal pelvis to drain and decompress the kidney.
Laparoscopic pyeloplasty surgery is a minimally invasive surgery (MIS), bandaid surgery, or keyhole surgery, is a modern surgical technique in which operations in the abdomen are performed through small incisions (usually 0.5–1.5 cm) as opposed to the larger incisions needed in laparotomy.
The laparoscopic pyeloplasty treatment cost includes the facility fee, physician’s fee, related medical procedures, and drugs required to administer the plan of care. Not included are diagnostic studies, consultations with additional specialists, and cost of complication management; travel, food, and lodging.