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How (and Why) to Do a Self-Breast Exam

Did you know that you should be doing regular self-breast exams? Regular self-breast exams can help you identify any irregularities early when treatment will be most successful. Here’s how to perform one effectively.

Jan 1st, 2022
Am I a Good Candidate for Bariatric Surgery?

If you’ve been struggling with your weight and dieting or exercise doesn’t seem to help you get to a healthier size, bariatric surgery may be an option. Here’s what makes you a candidate for this weight-loss procedure.

Dec 1st, 2021
5 Benefits of Robotic Surgery

Robotic surgery is an advanced technique that greatly improves the precision and accuracy of your procedure. Read on to learn about the benefits of robotic surgery and how it is a significant asset to your healing.

Nov 1st, 2021
Understanding Your Surgical Options for Breast Cancer

When caught early, many breast cancers respond equally well to total mastectomy or partial mastectomy (lumpectomy) with radiation treatment. Explore the differences between these procedures as you and your medical team consider which option best suits you.

Oct 1st, 2021
Can Lifestyle Changes Help a Hernia?

If you have a symptomatic hernia, you’ll most likely need surgical repair. However, lifestyle changes made prior to surgery can make the procedure go more smoothly and help prevent the hernia from recurring.

Sep 7th, 2021
What to Expect After an Appendectomy

An emergency appendectomy doesn’t give you a lot of time to prepare. The good news is that most people recover quickly. Here’s what to expect in the days after your surgery and how you can promote optimal healing.

Aug 11th, 2021
4 Reasons You May Need Breast Surgery

While some women may choose breast surgery to improve their curves, many women need surgery to remove a tumor or reconstruction. Read on to learn about the breast surgeries we offer and why they might be right for you.

Jul 12th, 2021
How Often Should I Get a Colonoscopy?

Screening tests play a crucial role in detecting diseases when you don’t have any symptoms. Because colon cancer rarely causes symptoms until it progresses, a colonoscopy can save your life.

Jun 13th, 2021
When You May Need to Consider Removing Your Colon

Your colon plays a critical role in your digestion. However, when your colon becomes diseased or severely inflamed, it may need to be removed. Here’s when you may need to consider this serious procedure.

May 25th, 2021
5 Signs You Might Need Gallbladder Surgery

You might not think much about your gallbladder until you have the stabbing pain and nausea associated with gallstones. Here are some signs that you should consult our team for advice on gallbladder treatment.

Apr 18th, 2021