Q | what are the advantages?
A | The advantages of this approach include:
- Reduced patient discomfort after the operation and the need for fewer painkillers as a consequence.
- Rapid recovery post-operatively with an earlier return to normal work and social activities.
- Shorter stay in hospital, normally ranging from 1-3 days post-operatively.
- A more pleasing cosmetic result due to the much smaller incisions and subsequent scars.