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Knee Surgery at Avalon Surgery Center

2018-02-21T10:40:01-07:00

At Avalon Surgery Center, our highly experienced doctors specialize in various kinds of orthopedic surgery, including knee surgery. Injuries to your knees are painful and debilitating. Knee injuries can prevent you from walking, driving and working. While minor injuries are treatable through non-surgical means, serious injuries require surgery for your leg to be fully functional. [...]

Knee Surgery at Avalon Surgery Center 2018-02-21T10:40:01-07:00

Women’s Health 50s and Older

2017-02-09T11:06:48-07:00

Turning 50 years old is a milestone; it is crossroad that every woman will feel in her body. At this age many women may be suffering from stress with their body being much less resilient than it had been in the past and effects of menopause. There are certain lifestyle changes, including new medical tests [...]

Women’s Health 50s and Older 2017-02-09T11:06:48-07:00

Avalon Surgery Center: Personal Medical Attention

2018-02-21T10:40:01-07:00

No matter the surgery, every patient wants to be sure that their surgeon is personally invested in their operation. Not only is Avalon Surgery Center a privately owned surgical center that implements robotic surgical technology, it also provides a one-to-one RN to patient ratio. This means that every patient will receive the personal attention they [...]

Avalon Surgery Center: Personal Medical Attention 2018-02-21T10:40:01-07:00

Spine Surgery Expert: Neurosurgeon vs Orthopedic Spine Surgeon

2018-02-21T10:40:01-07:00

If you are considering having spine surgery, choosing a surgeon can be a daunting task. One of the first decisions to make is whether to look for a neurosurgeon or orthopedic spine surgeon. Both neurosurgeons and orthopedic surgeons can specialize in spine surgery. In the past twenty years, spine surgery training has developed so that [...]

Spine Surgery Expert: Neurosurgeon vs Orthopedic Spine Surgeon 2018-02-21T10:40:01-07:00

The 5 Types of Hernias and How to Treat Them

2018-02-21T10:40:01-07:00

A hernia is a condition where an organ or fatty tissue pokes through a weak spot in a muscle or connective tissue. There are 5 types of hernias: inguinal, incisional, femoral, umbilical, and hiatal. Inguinal (Inner Groin) The large majority of hernias in the groin are inguinal. An inguinal hernia occurs when your intestine or [...]

The 5 Types of Hernias and How to Treat Them 2018-02-21T10:40:01-07:00

5 Ways to Prevent Hemorrhoids

2018-02-21T10:40:02-07:00

Hemorrhoids are inflamed, swollen veins around the anus or in the lower rectum. There are two kinds of hemorrhoids, internal and external. Internals hemorrhoids form deep inside the rectum in areas that have few pain sensing nerves. For this reason, they do not hurt and are only noticeable if the bleed into the stool. However, [...]

5 Ways to Prevent Hemorrhoids 2018-02-21T10:40:02-07:00

Gallbladder Ailments and Treatments

2018-02-21T10:40:02-07:00

The gallbladder is a small organ next to the liver that secretes bile through a tube, called the cystic duct, to the small intestine for digestion purposes. Common Gallbladder Problems The most common problem for a gallbladder is cholecystitis, which is an inflammation of the gallbladder that can block the flow of bile, leading to [...]

Gallbladder Ailments and Treatments 2018-02-21T10:40:02-07:00

A Guide to Colonoscopy

2018-02-21T10:40:02-07:00

Colonoscopy is a procedure that allows your doctor to visually examine the inner lining of your large intestine (colon and rectum). This procedure uses a colonoscope, which is a thin, flexible tube with a small video camera at the end. Doctors use colonoscopy to check the large intestine for ulcers, colon polyps, tumors, cancer, and [...]

A Guide to Colonoscopy 2018-02-21T10:40:02-07:00