NWA Firsts

Moving Arkansas forward with a distinctive list of NWA firsts, Dr. Roller has helped bring a number of minimally invasive procedures to Arkansas and Northwest Arkansas, including:

  • The first laparoscopic common bile duct surgery in Northwest Arkansas
  • The first laparoscopic pancreas surgery in Arkansas
  • The first laparoscopic pancreatic resection in Arkansas
  • The first totally laparoscopic rectal surgery in NWA
  • The first single incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS) appendectomy
  • The first single incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS) cholecystectomy
  • The first laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy.

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