Dr. Rajat Goel, is a prepared Invasive and Bariatric surgeon having done his MBBS from Maulana Azad Medical College, and MS from Lady Hardinge Medical College with advanced laparoscopic training at Taiwan, Singapore and USA with 21 years of involvement of general and advanced Laparoscopic surgery and one of the best Laparoscopic Surgeon in Delhi, India.

He has additionally worked in all aspects of open and laparoscopic general surgery, Bariatric surgery and Single port (Scarless) Surgery. He is additionally much in research with 19 international publications and in excess of 100 distributed abstracts and 4 sections in books and with every single imaginable association and participations.

What is Laparoscopy?

Laparoscopy, otherwise called diagnostic laparoscopy, is a careful diagnostic system used to look at the organs inside the mid-region. It’s an okay, insignificantly intrusive methodology that requires just little cuts. Laparoscopy is a procedure that examines the organs of the abdomen using a laparoscope. A laparoscope is a long, slight cylinder with an extreme focus light and a high-goal camera at the front. The camera is inserted into the stomach divider via a cut. The camera sends pictures to a video screen as it goes along.

Laparoscopy permits your doctor to see inside your body progressively, without open surgery. Your doctor additionally can acquire biopsy tests during this strategy.

For what reason is Laparoscopy performed?

Laparoscopy is frequently used to identify and investigate the source of pelvic or belly pain. It’s generally performed when noninvasive techniques can’t assist with finding. By and large, stomach problems can likewise be determined to have imaging methods, for example,

  • Ultrasound, a form of imaging that uses high-recurrence sound waves to produce images of the body.
  • CT scan, which is a progression of unique X-beams that take cross-sectional pictures of the body.
  • MRI scan, which creates images of the body using magnets and radio waves.

Laparoscopy is performed when these tests don’t give sufficient information or knowledge to a finding. The methodology may likewise be utilized to take a biopsy, or test of tissue, from a specific organ in the midsection.

How Laparoscopy is carried out?

Laparoscopy is completed under broad sedation, so you won’t feel any torment during the strategy. During laparoscopy, the surgeon makes at least one or more than one little cuts in the midsection. These permit the surgeon to embed the laparoscope, little careful apparatuses, and a cylinder used to siphon gas into the mid-region. This makes it simpler for the surgeon to glance around and operate. After the process, the gas is let out of your

mid-region, the cuts are shut utilizing fastens and a dressing is applied. You can frequently

return home around the same time of your laparoscopy, despite the fact that you may have to remain in the emergency clinic short-term.


Laparoscopy is a generally performed method and major complications are uncommon. Minor complications:

Minor complications are estimated to happen in 1 or 2 out of each 100 cases following laparoscopy. They include:

  • Infection
  • Minor draining and wounding around the cut
  • Feeling debilitated and heaving Major complications :

Major complications after laparoscopy are estimated to happen in 1 out of each 1,000 cases. They include:

  • Harm to an organ, like your inside or bladder, which could bring about the deficiency of organ function
  • Harm to a significant artery
  • Complications emerging from the utilization of carbon dioxide during the method, for example, the gas bubbles entering your veins or conduits
  • A major unfavorably susceptible reaction to the overall sedative
  • A blood coagulation creating in a vein, mostly in one of the legs (profound vein thrombosis or DVT), which can sever and hinder the blood vessels in one of the veins in the lungs (aspiratory embolism)


Laparoscopic surgery is just about as safe as customary open surgery. At the start of a laparoscopic operation, the laparoscope is embedded through a little cut close to the stomach button (umbilicus). The surgeon at first inspects the mid-region to decide if laparoscopic surgery might be securely performed. In the event that there is a lot of inflammation or if the surgeon experiences different factors that forestall a reasonable perspective on the structures, the surgeon may have to make a bigger cut to finish the operation securely.

Any intestinal surgery is associated with certain dangers, for example, complications related to sedation and draining or infectious complications. The danger of any operation is resolved to a limited extent by the nature of the particular operation. A person’s overall wellbeing and other medical conditions are additional factors that affect the danger of any operation. You ought to examine with your surgeon your individual risks for any operation.

Are there any uncomfortable feelings one may insight after a Laparoscopy?

Very much like with numerous surgeries, one may encounter some inconvenience after a laparoscopy. These distress can include: Your midsection may be swollen for a few days after the surgery. You may take acetaminophen to diminish torment.

You may have an irritated throat for a couple of days. Take a stab at utilizing a throat capsule. You may have gentle sickness. Have a go at eating a light evening feast the day of surgery. Tea, soup, toast, gelatin or saltines may help ease your sickness. Gas in the midsection may cause uneasiness in the neck, shoulders and chest for 24 to 72 hours after surgery. Take a stab at washing up, utilizing a heating cushion or strolling.

Recuperation times

The recovery time from laparoscopy is distinctive for everyone. It relies upon factors, for example, the explanation the surgery was performed (regardless of whether it was utilized to analyze or treat a condition), your overall wellbeing and if any complications developed. In the event that you had Laparoscopy to analyze a condition, you’ll likely have the option to continue your typical activities within 5 days.

The recuperation period after a laparoscopy to treat a condition relies upon the kind of treatment. After minor surgery, like appendix expulsion, you might have the option to continue ordinary activities within 3 weeks. Following significant surgery, for example, evacuation of your ovaries or kidney in view of malignancy, the recuperation time might be up to 12 weeks. The surgical team can give more information about when you’ll have the option to continue regular activities.