FV Hospital - World Class Healthcare in Vietnam
  • Amazing pollicisation by doctor-for-kids Stephane Guero Monday , 13-02-2017

    Phan Hoang Viet Tung was born in 2015 in Hanoi without a functional thumb on his right hand. His father Phan Hoang Viet Anh was very happy knowing that French hand surgeon Dr Stephane Guero, renowned as “hand magician” for his surgical skills, wo...

  • Safety culture is an endless journey Monday , 13-02-2017

    Ensuring patient safety is FV Hospital’s top priority, and this is the bottom line of the Joint Commission International (JCI) accreditation awarded to FV. Dan Tri (People’s Wisdom) newspaper has recently had an interview with FV Hospital Chief E...

  • Dr Do Quang Minh – Head of Urology Tuesday , 17-01-2017

    Dr Do Quang Minh graduated as a doctor from Ho Chi Minh City Medicine and Pharmacy University in 1996. He then went on to obtain a Master of Science Degree in Urology from the same university in 2004. In 2006, Dr Minh ...

  • Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy in renal cancer treatment Tuesday , 17-01-2017

    Surgery is the most common treatment for renal cancer. In almost all cases, laparoscopic techniques can be applied. Offering state-of-the-art medical equipment and facilities and a team of highly skilled, experienced urologists, FV Hospital’s Urolo...

  • Retroperitoneal Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy Tuesday , 17-01-2017

    Adrenal gland surgery is a challenging urological operation because of its hard-to-reach location in the retroperitoneum, on top of the kidney, next to the diaphragm. In recent years, surgeons at FVH’s Urology Department have successfully performe...

  • Mini-PCNL in complicated renal calculi treatment Tuesday , 17-01-2017

    Calculi treatment – treatment for kidney stones or gallstones – is sometime very challenging, particularly in cases of recurrent complicated calculi. Since the 1980s, less-invasive procedures have been utilised and further developed for calculi t...

  • Dr Do Minh Hung (PhD), Head of General Surgery Department Monday , 31-10-2016

    Dr Do Minh Hung graduated as a Medical Doctor from the University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Ho Chi Minh City in 1994. He then received a Master of Science in General Surgery in 2004 from the same university.  Dr Minh Hung obtained his PhD in Gastr...

  • Advanced treatment for liver cancer Monday , 31-10-2016

    Liver primary cancer is common in Vietnam. It often develops in patients with hepatitis: the hepatitis virus triggers cirrhosis and then hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC).Open surgery to remove tumours often causes heavy blood loss and large sutures, w...

  • Thoracoscopic and laparoscopic oesophagectomy with subcarinal lymph nodes dissection under prone position Monday , 31-10-2016

    Studies show that thoracoscopic and laparoscopic oesophagectomy in a prone position to treat oesophageal cancer can be safer in comparison to a traditional open procedure. This technique brings many benefits to patients, including a visually improved...

  • Laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy with D2 lymph node dissection for gastric cancer treatment Monday , 31-10-2016

    Gastric cancer is the fourth common cancer and the second leading cause of death from cancer in the world. Despite recent advances in chemotherapy and targeted therapy, surgery is considered the most effective tool that can lead to curing gastric can...