It details laparoscopic approaches as well as robotic operations and a variety of thoracoscopic procedures to almost all pediatric surgical conditions, including gastrointestinal, intra- abdominal, and urological.
Wadie has a special interest in pediatric laparoscopic and thoracoscopic surgery and is working in collaboration with Northwest Surgical Specialists in Eugene and the pediatric surgeons at Doernbecher Children's Hospital in Portland.
Occluding the left atrial appendage (the source of most thrombi in atrial fibrillation) using a thoracoscopic extracardial approach proved feasible in a preliminary study, reducing the risk of stroke without inducing neurologic morbidity.
Juan Ronderos, a board-eligible neurosurgeon employed by Coastal, determined that the patient had two surgical options: a thoracoscopic diskectomy (a closed procedure) or a thoracotomy (an open procedure).
CardioGenesis develops, manufactures and markets proprietary systems including disposable products, to perform intraoperative transmyocardial revascular-ization, catheter-based percutaneous myocardial revascularization, and thoracoscopic transmyocardial revascularization to treat patients afflicted with debilitating angina.