February 17, 2021
Hernias Symptoms

The Six Types of Hernias and Their Symptoms

Hernias are a common medical ailment but also misunderstood and often need to be treated quickly. Although most of them occur between the chest and hips area, there are a few different hernias types. We will...
April 29, 2021
Hernia and Pregnancy

Hernia and Pregnancy

A hernia occurs when a section of your intestine or other tissues forces its way through a weak spot of muscle in your abdomen. You may notice a soft lump that is either near your belly button or in the groin area...
April 29, 2021
After Gallbladder Surgery

Post-Operative Care After Gallbladder Surgery

You can lead a healthy everyday life after your gallbladder has been removed. It may take a few days or even a few weeks after your surgery to get back to normal...
April 28, 2021
Removal of Gallbladder

Removal of Gallbladder Using the DaVinci Robot

A removal of your gallbladder is called a cholecystectomy. The operation is performed through a large incision in your abdomen. It can also be done through a less invasive surgery that uses a laparoscopic...
April 29, 2021
Gallstones

Gallstones

On the right side of your abdomen sits your gallbladder underneath your liver. Your gallbladder is a small pear-shaped organ and holds a digestive fluid called bile. The digestive bile is released into your small...
April 29, 2021
Gallstones and Pregnancy

Gallstones and Pregnancy

There are many things a woman may become concerned about when pregnant. Unfortunately, gallstones could be one of them. A woman has 2 to 3 times higher chances of developing a gallstone than a man...
June 25, 2021
Acid Reflux Disease

Laparoscopes and Abdominal Surgery

Acid reflux (also know as heart burn) is a very common condition with more than 15 million Americans experiencing it every day. Many people who experience it do not understand what causes it or what kind of...
June 25, 2021
Colon Polyps

The Types of Colon Polyps

Acid reflux (also know as heart burn) is a very common condition with more than 15 million Americans experiencing it every day. Many people who experience it do not understand what causes it or what kind of...
April 23, 2021
Thyroid Disease

Thyroid Disease

Thyroid disease is something many people hear of but are often unsure of what exactly it entails. The Thyroid is a gland that is responsible for regulating many bodily functions via the hormones it secretes. If the...
June 25, 2021
Diverticulosis

What is Diverticulosis?

Acid reflux (also know as heart burn) is a very common condition with more than 15 million Americans experiencing it every day. Many people who experience it do not understand what causes it or what kind of...
June 25, 2021
Wound Care Post Surgery

Basic Wound Care Post Surgery

Acid reflux (also know as heart burn) is a very common condition with more than 15 million Americans experiencing it every day. Many people who experience it do not understand what causes it or what kind of...
April 29, 2021
Acid Reflux Disease

Acid Reflux Disease

Acid reflux (also know as heart burn) is a very common condition with more than 15 million Americans experiencing it every day. Many people who experience it do not understand what causes it or what kind of...