Modern surgery has come a long way since the first documented surgical procedures in ancient Egypt. Advances in technology have revolutionized the field and empowered surgeons to perform surgeries that were once deemed impossible. Modern technologies such as 3D imaging, virtual reality, robotics, augmented reality, and nanotechnology have opened up new possibilities for surgical [...]
The successful operation that saved the life of a 90-year-old woman: A story from Switzerland
The inspiring story of Ida Schumacher's successful operation began shortly before Christmas when she realized something was wrong. She experienced severe bleeding and immediately called her niece, who took her to the hospital. The 90-year-old Swiss woman had diverticula in her colon and was taking blood-thinning medication due to a cardiac condition. For the [...]
Visceral surgery: definition, indications and risks
The visceral surgery is a medical specialty that deals with operations on the abdominal organs (viscera). Modern visceral surgery has a long tradition dating back to the 19th century. Today, visceral procedures play an important role in the treatment of conditions such as cancer, inflammation, or injuries of the abdominal organs. Dr. Oweira is [...]
Why EmFace Facelift is the skin treatment everyone is talking about?
In a recent social media update that caused excitement in the beauty world, Irina Cerutti, a well-known journalist and social media influencer from Zurich, shared with her over 1.2 million Instagram followers the phenomenal benefits of the revolutionary EMFACE facelift treatment offered at the prestigious Dr. Oweira Clinic in Zurich. With its groundbreaking [...]
Diverticulitis is inflammation of sacs, also called diverticula, that form along the lining of the colon, causing diverticulosis. Although these protuberances are sometimes harmless, they can become inflamed and develop into diverticulitis.
Modern technologies enable various minimally invasive methods of colorectal surgery and offer tremendous advantages over traditional surgery, which requires a long incision to be made in the abdomen to access the colon.