beth israel deaconess medical center a harvard medical school teaching hospital

To find a doctor, call 800-667-5356 or click below:

Find a Doctor

Request an Appointment

left banner
right banner
Smaller Larger

Leading Edge

Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery

John Houle was lucky when he slipped and fell on his outdoor stairs last winter. Ongoing back pain from the fall ignited a series of tests for the New Hampshire firefighter-tests that showed he had cancer. That's when John went to BIDMC and Dr. Drew Wagner for a new type of minimally-invasive surgery. Watch his story and learn about this leading edge technique.

Above content provided by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. For advice about your medical care, consult your doctor.

Posted January 2011

Contact Information

Center for Minimally Invasive Urologic Surgery
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Shapiro Clinical Center
330 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215