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General Surgery

Anesthesia Overview

What is Anesthesia? Anesthesia allows your surgical team to control – and to monitor – a wide range of natural physiological reflexes. Without anesthesia, a surgical incision would cause not only p...

General Surgery, Oncology Center

Biopsy Surgery

What is Biopsy Surgery? Biopsy is a general term which simply means “the removal of tissue for microscopic examination.” Your doctor intends to remove tissue from your body, not because you’re nece...

General Surgery

Cataract – Small Incision

What is Cataract – Small Incision Surgery? It usually involves a single incision in the white of the eye. Through this single opening the cataract is removed and the artificial lens is inserted....

General Surgery

Hiatal Hernia – Open Repair

What is Hiatal Hernia Open Repair Surgery? Your diaphragm is a muscle that separates your chest from your abdomen and helps you to breathe. Normally, the diaphragm has an opening for the...

General Surgery

LASIK Laser Eye Surgery

What is LASIK Laser Eye Surgery? LASIK laser surgery is a relatively simple and nonintrusive procedure that is designed to reduce or eliminate the need for glasses or contact lenses....

General Surgery

Myringotomy – Insertion of Tube

What is a Myringotomy? A myringotomy is a simple procedure in which a small tube is inserted into the eardrum in order to allow fluids to drain out of the middle, reducing pressure and allowing...

General Surgery

Open Surgery

What is Open Surgery? Surgical procedures performed by making an incision large enough to expose the entire operative area are called “open” procedures. Your doctor believes that your...

General Surgery

PRK Laser Eye Surgery

What is PRK Laser Eye Surgery? PRK is a simple and nonintrusive procedure that is designed to reduce or eliminate the need for glasses or contact lenses....

General Surgery

Tonsillectomy

What is a Tonsillectomy? A tonsillectomy is a surgery to remove the tonsils, the two small glands located in the back of your throat....

General Surgery

Vasectomy Surgery

What is Vasectomy Surgery? A vasectomy is a surgical procedure that serves as birth control by permanently cutting off the flow of sperm to the penis....

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