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Fistula Doctor Debunks Top 5 Fistula Laser Treatment Myths

Fistula Doctor Debunks Top 5 Fistula Laser Treatment Myths

Fistula is a difficult and distressing condition. Rarely do anal fistulas heal independently; therefore, surgery is usually required. The objectives of any fistula surgery are to remove the existing fistula and preserve the sphincter muscle to prevent fecal...

What Should Parents Expect After Circumcision Surgery?

What Should Parents Expect After Circumcision Surgery?

Overview Following circumcision, the tip of the penis may appear raw or yellowish. If a bandage is present, it should be replaced after each diaper change to reduce the risk of infection.  Apply petroleum jelly to the bandage to prevent it from sticking....

Do I Need Surgery for Gallstones: Gallstone Surgeon Explains

Do I Need Surgery for Gallstones: Gallstone Surgeon Explains

Hard fragments (gallstones) begin to form if your gallbladder is not functioning correctly or your bile is out of balance. Gallstones can range in size from a grain of rice to a golf ball. Gallstones do not dissolve by themselves. If gallstones become painful or cause...