Weight loss surgery is the best treatment available for obesity. Our specialists offer many different bariatric surgery options. We at Texas Surgical Specialists take pride in helping patients choose the operation that is the right tool for them.
Having breast cancer means that some cells in your breast are growing abnormally. Learning about the different types and stages of breast cancer can help you take an active role in your treatment.
Colonoscopy is used to view the inside of your lower digestive tract (colon and rectum). It can help screen for colon cancer and can also help find the source of abdominal pain, bleeding, and changes in bowel habits.
Laparoscopy is a procedure used to examine the organs of the abdominal cavity. Laparoscopy utilizes a laparoscope, a thin flexible tube containing a video camera. The laparoscope is placed through a small incision in the abdomen and produces images that can be seen on a computer screen.
A hernia (or “rupture”) is a weakness or defect in the wall of the abdomen. A hernia will not heal on its own.
You’ve had painful attacks caused by gallstones. Because of this, you are having surgery to remove your gallbladder. This is called cholecystectomy. A technique called laparoscopy will be used.
Though many gastrointestinal disorders can be treated successfully with lifestyle changes or medications, some conditions may require surgery.
Endocrine surgery is a specialized surgical field where procedures are performed on endocrine glands to achieve a hormonal or anti-hormonal effect in the body.