Myomectomy – Vaginal Fibroid Removal

The uterus is part of a woman’s reproductive system – it’s the organ that contains and protects a growing fetus during pregnancy. Fibroids are non-cancerous tumors that grow from the inner or outer wall of the uterus. They are quite common – as many as 20% of women over 30 will develop fibroids sometime during their lifetimes. PostCare™ Discharge Tasks

Endoscopy – Upper GI

An upper GI endoscopy is a diagnostic procedure used by your doctor to inspect the inside of your throat, esophagus, stomach and upper intestine. While it’s considered a surgical procedure, endoscopy does not involve an incision. Instead, your doctor will pass a flexible tube, called an endoscope through your mouth and into your stomach and digestive tract. This tube has … Read More

Tonsillectomy

A tonsillectomy is a surgery to remove the tonsils, the two small glands located in the back of your throat. PostCare™ Discharge Tasks

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. PostCare™ Discharge Tasks

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. PostCare™ Discharge Tasks

Cardiac Catheterization Angiography

A Cardiac Catheterization is a procedure to examine your heart. The arteries that carry oxygen to the heart are examined and blocked arteries can be identified. Arteries are strong blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart to the body. The aorta is the largest artery in the body and the blood it carries is rich with oxygen. PostCare™ … Read More

Coronary Artery Balloon Angioplasty

During a balloon angioplasty, a heart specialist will insert a thin tube into an artery in your arm or leg and gently guide it towards the problem area in your heart. PostCare™ Discharge Tasks

Gastric Bypass Laparoscopic Surgery

Gastric Bypass is a surgical procedure used to help a patient lose weight. It is usually recommended to help those who are morbidly obese – meaning that their weight problem has become a serious health risk. Most severely overweight patients overeat. Food enters the body through the mouth, travels down the esophagus where it collects in the stomach. From there, … Read More