Duration of Treatmentusually takes 45 minutes.

Days of Stayusually 1 day in the hospital and 5 days outside the hospital.

AnesthesiaLocal anaesthesia.

CostOn Request

What is Laser Stapedectomy?

Laser stapedectomy is a surgical procedure helps to improve hearing in patients caused by (the third middle ear bone becomes stuck and unable to vibrate perfectly, due to bone growth inner ear ) otosclerosis.  Its occur in congenital conditions,  in patients who had severe middle ear infections or previous surgeries.  

Laser stapedectomy surgery signs include:

  • Hearing loss
  • AAir-bone gap

Laser stapedectomy surgery risk factor includes:-

  • Risks of anaesthesia
  • Temporary dizziness
  • Nerve paralysis
  • Hearing loss 
  • Taste disturbance
  • Inner ear fluid leak
  • The patient is required to go for PSC ( Pre-surgery check-up )  to do some blood test, ECG and ECH for Cardiac check-up and urine tests to know he /she is fit for surgery or not.
  • Before the operation, you’ll be asked to sign a consent form, which gives the surgeon permission to carry out the treatment.
  • The doctor should be informed about any medication that the patient may be taking.
  • The patient is admitted to the hospital on same days before the procedures and advised to remain empty stomach/Fasting.
  • Thinners medicines have to stop before ten days of surgery.

Before surgery, the surgeon and anaesthesia doctors will guide you about the benefits and risk factor of Laser stapedectomy surgery.

Step 1 – Anesthesia: Laser stapedectomy surgery takes 45 minutes procedures by giving local anaesthesia to relieve pain.

Step 2 – The incision: The Laser stapedectomy surgery doesn’t require any incisions on the outside of the ear. The surgeon will perform the surgery through the ear canal by using laser or small drill to makes a tiny hole in the footplate and replaced with a small plastic tube surrounding a short length of stainless steel wire. The tissue graft seal of the fenestra can be used to get the best results.

Step 3 – Closing the incisions: If needed than ENT surgeon will flap the skin after the surgery by the help of Sutures, skin adhesives, tapes or clips that close the skin incisions.

Step 4 –The results: The Laser stapedectomy surgery is an extremely safe surgical procedure with fewer complications rate 1% and the success rate is 99%.  

The doctor will give complete information about post care of surgery, regarding recovery; proper caring of incisions, taking medications and managing. Patients should avoid water from the ear for 2 weeks, heavy lifting for 10 days, blowing the nose, remove the packing in the ear canal. And can resume work in approximately one week.

The success rate depends on the patient, surgeon experience. The Laser stapedectomy surgery is extremely safe surgical procedure with fewer complications rate 1% and the success rate is 99%.

 

  • Are you board-certified ENT surgeon?
  • How many years’ experience of you has in this field?
  • How many surgeries are you doing every day?
  • Am I a good patient for you to this procedure?
  • Let me know success rates and how long time will take for recovery?
  • What are my options if I am not satisfied with the outcome of my treatment surgery?
  • What are the advantages and disadvantages of Laser stapedectomy surgery?
  • What are the costs involved with this type of Laser stapedectomy surgery?
  • How long I have to stay in the hospital and outside the hospital?
  • What are risk factors for this type of Laser stapedectomy surgery?
  • When can I go for normal activities, including exercise?
  • Do I have stitches, staples, and/or bandages?
  • Do I have a scar or other permanent effects from the surgery?
  • What type of results can I expect?
  • Do I need to go another surgery in the future?
  • Do I need any follow-up appointments or tests after my Laser stapedectomy surgery?

 

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LASER STAPEDOTOMY SURGERY

Duration of Treatmentusually takes 45 minutes.

Days of Stayusually 1 day in the hospital and 5 days outside the hospital.

AnesthesiaLocal anaesthesia.

CostOn Request

What is Laser Stapedectomy?

Laser stapedectomy is a surgical procedure helps to improve hearing in patients caused by (the third middle ear bone becomes stuck and unable to vibrate perfectly, due to bone growth inner ear ) otosclerosis.  Its occur in congenital conditions,  in patients who had severe middle ear infections or previous surgeries.  

symptoms

Laser stapedectomy surgery signs include:

  • Hearing loss
  • AAir-bone gap

risk factors

Laser stapedectomy surgery risk factor includes:-

  • Risks of anaesthesia
  • Temporary dizziness
  • Nerve paralysis
  • Hearing loss 
  • Taste disturbance
  • Inner ear fluid leak

preparation

  • The patient is required to go for PSC ( Pre-surgery check-up )  to do some blood test, ECG and ECH for Cardiac check-up and urine tests to know he /she is fit for surgery or not.
  • Before the operation, you’ll be asked to sign a consent form, which gives the surgeon permission to carry out the treatment.
  • The doctor should be informed about any medication that the patient may be taking.
  • The patient is admitted to the hospital on same days before the procedures and advised to remain empty stomach/Fasting.
  • Thinners medicines have to stop before ten days of surgery.

procedure

Before surgery, the surgeon and anaesthesia doctors will guide you about the benefits and risk factor of Laser stapedectomy surgery.

Step 1 – Anesthesia: Laser stapedectomy surgery takes 45 minutes procedures by giving local anaesthesia to relieve pain.

Step 2 – The incision: The Laser stapedectomy surgery doesn’t require any incisions on the outside of the ear. The surgeon will perform the surgery through the ear canal by using laser or small drill to makes a tiny hole in the footplate and replaced with a small plastic tube surrounding a short length of stainless steel wire. The tissue graft seal of the fenestra can be used to get the best results.

Step 3 – Closing the incisions: If needed than ENT surgeon will flap the skin after the surgery by the help of Sutures, skin adhesives, tapes or clips that close the skin incisions.

Step 4 –The results: The Laser stapedectomy surgery is an extremely safe surgical procedure with fewer complications rate 1% and the success rate is 99%.  

post procedure

The doctor will give complete information about post care of surgery, regarding recovery; proper caring of incisions, taking medications and managing. Patients should avoid water from the ear for 2 weeks, heavy lifting for 10 days, blowing the nose, remove the packing in the ear canal. And can resume work in approximately one week.

success rate

The success rate depends on the patient, surgeon experience. The Laser stapedectomy surgery is extremely safe surgical procedure with fewer complications rate 1% and the success rate is 99%.

 

faqs from doctor

  • Are you board-certified ENT surgeon?
  • How many years’ experience of you has in this field?
  • How many surgeries are you doing every day?
  • Am I a good patient for you to this procedure?
  • Let me know success rates and how long time will take for recovery?
  • What are my options if I am not satisfied with the outcome of my treatment surgery?
  • What are the advantages and disadvantages of Laser stapedectomy surgery?
  • What are the costs involved with this type of Laser stapedectomy surgery?
  • How long I have to stay in the hospital and outside the hospital?
  • What are risk factors for this type of Laser stapedectomy surgery?
  • When can I go for normal activities, including exercise?
  • Do I have stitches, staples, and/or bandages?
  • Do I have a scar or other permanent effects from the surgery?
  • What type of results can I expect?
  • Do I need to go another surgery in the future?
  • Do I need any follow-up appointments or tests after my Laser stapedectomy surgery?

 

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