Category: Minimally Invasive Surgery

7 Tips for Choosing a Surgeon

If you need to have a surgical procedure, finding a Surgeon that you feel confident in and comfortable with is essential. Although primary care physicians...

5 Benefits of Minimally Invasive Surgery

Surgery today differs significantly from the procedures used several decades ago when open surgery was the only option. Previously, following traditional surgery for a hernia,...

Understanding Hernia Repair and Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

The abdominal wall protects the organs within the peritoneum. Several layers of tissue make up the wall: These layers include muscle, connective tissue and fat,...

Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery: What You Need to Know

The gallbladder is a small organ located on the right side, just below the liver. It stores a small amount of bile to aid in...

Treatment Options for GERD

An individual who has GERD experiences a backflow of food and acid from the stomach into the esophagus (reflux), which results in undesirable symptoms. In...