Specialties of Dr. Laker

What Procedures Does Dr. Laker Perform?

The overwhelming majority of my practice focuses on management of both common abdominal procedures and complex procedures performed in a laparoscopic manner.

The following can be performed laparoscopically:

    • Hernias of the abdominal wall

      • Inguinal and femoral(groin)
      • Umbilical (belly button)
      • Incisional (hernia as the result of a previous incision)
      • Spigelian, epigastric (congenital hernias)
    • Nutritional Access

      • Feeding tubes placed in the stomach or small intestine.
    • Pancreatic

      • Cyst drainage procedures
      • Resection of the tail of the pancreas for malignancy
    • Small Intestine

      • Cancer
      • Benign Disease
    • Spleen Surgery

      • Splenectomy for benign or malignant disease
    • Stomach Surgery