If you smoke, quitting smoking prior to your surgery can help reduce your risk of developing certain post-operative complications such as pneumonia and wound infection. We encourage all patients who smoke to quit smoking as soon as possible. Click here for more information on the benefits of quitting smoking.
We welcome the opportunity to help educate our patients on the complex disease processes that might affect them. In many situations there a number of different ways to diagnose and treat medical problems, some of which include surgery. Below are links to information regarding common medical conditions that are best treated by surgical therapy.