Advanced Videoscopic & Laparoscopic Surgery Centre (AVLSC)
Lagos: 22, Daniyan Natalia Str., Lekki Phase One
Abuja: 16, Thomas Sankara Str., Asokoro
Phone 0816 828 5829 or 0810 018 7790 or 0803 575 3273
Minimally invasive surgery is the gold standard of practice in
developed countries, we practice this here and now in a developing
country and have been here since 2005. The challenges are immense but
we strive for excellence
the first assistants, registered nurses and specialized consultants are
all well versed in the diverse array of equipment.
is extremely important to us. We follow strict guidelines of CDC, FDA,
SAGES and do not cut corners despite cost. Our Ritter autoclave is used
for certain instruments, the rest are put through Rapizyme enzyme
cleaner for decontamination prior to Perasafe (Dupont)
disinfectant/sterilant to ensure complete sterilization. We make sure
we completely eradicate all bacteria, fungi, parasites, spores and
viruses in all our equipment.
regularly wear medical scrubs and never shirts, cufflinks, ties or
skirts. This enables easy patient contact and reduces infection rates
to infinitesimal levels.
Length of hospitalization:
we are of the opinion that a patient’s home bed is the place to be. We
keep hospitalization to the barest minimum to reduce risk of
thrombosis, hospital infections, etc.
all patients wear sequential compression stockings and at risk patients
in addition wear the pump stocking garments in addition to low
molecular weight heparin all to prevent DVT
we only use starch and talc-free gloves to prevent adhesions, allergic
reactions and granuloma formation