Helpful videos to prepare for your operation
Please see below investigations that are usually carried out prior to diagnosis or as part of routine follow up after bowel surgery.
Please click on links below to see a video to strengthen core muscles and also prevent parastomal hernias before and after surgery.
Below, you will find a list of colorectal operations carried out at Good hope and Heartlands Hospitals. You will find descriptions of the types of surgery, risks and benefits and what to expect when you are admitted to hospital. There is also a section on frequently asked questions for cancer and non cancer patients. Please click on the links below to find out more.
Below you will find different types of operations
For frequently asked questions about bowel cancer surgery at Heartlands and Good Hope Hospitals, please click on link below:
For frequently asked questions about inflammatory bowel disease surgery at Heartlands and Good Hope Hospitals, please click on link below: