Surgical Technology Subject Guide

General Surgery


Videos of Surgical Procedures
 
ORLive
 
Day of Surgery Overview — Tulane University Medical School, 2010 (8 min)
 
Introductions Prior to Surgery — Surgery Theater Production Team, 2011 (3 min)
 
Gowning and Gloving — Surgery Theater Production Team, 2011 (3 min)
 
Gowning & Glove Sterile Technique Video — Tulane University Medical School, 2010 (11 min)
 
Proper Scrubbing Technique — Surgery Theater Production Team, 2011 (3 min)
 
Scrubbing 101 — Tulane University Medical School, 2010 (8 min)
 
Self Gowning Technique — Tulane University Medical School, 2010 (7 min)
 
Open Gloving Technique — American Career College, Surgical Technologist Program, 2012
 
 
Appendectomy

 
Appendectomy for Acute Appendicitis — Moviesurg, 2010 (10 min)
 
Mock Appendectomy: Part 1 (10 min), Part 2 (10 min), and Part 3 (9 min) — American Career College, Surgical Technologist Program, 2011
 
 
Biopsies

 
Temporal Artery Biopsy —Dr. GJD van Acker, MovieSurg, 2011 (5 min)
 
Robotic Wedge Resection of the Lung — Dr. Mark Genovesi, 2013
 
Bowel Resection and Gastrectomy

 
Low Anterior Resection for Rectal Cancer — Dr. GJD van Acker, MovieSurg, 2011 (9 min)
 
Laparoscopic GastroIntestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST) Resection — Dr. Lipham, USC Surgery, 2012 (4 min)
 
Sleeve Gastrectomy Surgery — Dr. Matthew St Laurent, Northwest Endosurgical Associates, 2013 (8 min)
 
Cardiovascular Procedures

 
Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass: a Beating Heart Procedure Mercy Hospital, 2007 (59 minutes)
 
Robot-Assisted Minimally Invasive Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery Operation Pinnacle Health, 2008 (77 min)
 
Totally Endoscopic Coronary Artery Bypass (TECAB) University of Maryland Medical Center, 2009 (67 min)
 
Hybrid Arch Debranching University of Maryland Medical Center, 2012 (46 min)
 
Aortic Aneurysm Repair with Stent Graph Baptist Hospital, 2009 (55 min)
 
Abdominal-Aortic Dissection and Aneurysms New York-Presbyterian Hospital, 2009 (65 min)
 
Traumatic Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Repair: Part 1 Surgery Theater, 2012 (9 min)
 
Traumatic Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Repair – Part 2 Surgery Theater, 2012 (15 min)
 
Mitral Valve Repair Surgery Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, 2007 (57 min)
 
Repair of a Congenital Cardiac Defect Boston Children’s Hospital, 2007 (67 min)
 
Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Replacement FirstHealth Regional Moore Hospital, 2009 (59 min)
 
Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Replacement with a St. Jude Medical Biocor Stented Tissue Valve Drs. Vaughn Starnes and Mark Cunningham, University of Southern California Cardiothoracic Surgeons, 2012 (7 min)
 
Multi-Vessel Small Thoracotomy Features featuring Intuitive Surgical’s daVinci Surgical System and the Medtronic Starfish NS Heart Positioner. University of Southern California Cardiothoracic Surgeons, 2013 (11 min)
 
Median Sternotomy Incision Konak KVC Film, 2012 (3 min)
 
Open Thoracotomy Dr. Larry B. Mellick, Georgia Health Sciences Health System, 2012 (3 min) — Viewer Discretion Advised: penetrating trauma of the chest with recent loss of vital signs, the open thoracotomy and cardiac compressions.
 
 
Cholecystectomy

 
Mock Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: Part 1 (10 min) and Part 2 (13 min) — American Career College, Surgical Technologist Program, 2011
 
SPIDER Surgery – Scarless Gallbladder Removal — MedlinePlus and ORlive, West Kendall Baptist Hospital, 2011 (68 min)
 
Laparo-Endoscopic Single-Site (LESS) Procedure — MedlinePlus and ORlive, Tampa General Hospital, 2010 (56 min.)
 
Herniorrhaphy and Hemorrhoidectomy

 
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair — University of Maryland Medical Center, 2010 (49 min)
 
Component Separation — Albany Medical Center, 2008 (84 min)
 
Inguinal Hernia Repair (Tension Free – Lichtenstein) — Dr. GJD van Acker, MovieSurg, 2011 (12 min)
 
Stapled Hemorrhoidectomy or Hemorrhoidopexy — CSS Colorectal Surgery Services, 2012 (15 min)
 
 
Laproscopic Procedures

 
Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy — Shawnee Mission Medical Center, 2007 (60 min)
 
Laparoscopic Right Colectomy – Shawnee Mission Medical Center, 2011 (39 min)
 
 
Mastectomy

 
Mastectomy (Modified Radical Mastectomy) — Dr. GJD van Acker, MovieSurg, 2011 (13 min)
 
Breast Reconstruction: Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator — Beth Israel Medical Center, 2008 (68 min)
 
Sentinel Lymph Node (SLN) Biopsy — Genesis Medical Center, 2007 (65 min)
 
 
Orthopedic Procedures  
Thyroidectomy

 
Surgical Removal of the Thyroid Gland — Baptist Health South Florida, 2012 (54 min)
 
Single Incision daVinci Robotic Thyroid Surgery: Part 1 (10 min) and Part 2 (14 min) — Texas ENT and Allergy, 2011
 
 
Vein Ligation and Stripping