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pilonidal cyst Oct 15th, 2019

Pilonidal cyst disease usually occurs in adolescents and young adulthood. It can often be a very embarrassing and aggravating problem.   It is however, more common  than most people realize.   Patients are often reluctant to discuss or to seek help for pilonidal cysts and spend many years with a recurring problem.  There are many surgical solutions to the treatment of...

Gallbladder disease Sep 6th, 2019

Patients are often referred to the office because they  were found on imaging to have gallstones.  I always tell patients that we operate on the patient not the x-ray.  If you are not having symptoms and there is no alteration of liver function tests there is no reason to undergo surgery....

GERD Sep 4th, 2019

Treatment for GERD usually involves significant lifestyle changes and lifelong medications.  Some of these medications have serious side effects and not tolerated by many.  There are surgical solutions to the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux and can get you off of your lifelong medications.   If you would like to find out more please...