Hernia Overview Center - Lake Havasu City, AZ
Lake Havasu City Surgeon Doctors for Hernia Overview
Type of Physician: Surgeon
What is a Surgeon?
A certification by the Board of Surgery; practitioners manage a wide range of surgical conditions affecting almost any area of the body. The surgeon provides the diagnosis and the care to patients before, during and after surgery. The surgeon is usually responsible for the comprehensive management of trauma victims and the critically ill. The surgeon has special knowledge and skills in birth defects, tumors, infections and metabolic problems relating to the head and neck, breast, abdomen, extremities including the hand, and the gastrointestinal, vascular and endocrine systems. A general surgeon is expected to be familiar with the most relevant features of other surgical specialties in order to recognize problems in those areas and to know when to refer a patient to another specialist.
General Surgeon Doctors in Lake Havasu City *
Rio Vista Surgical Associates
Fox Creek Advance Wound Care
New Horizons Surgical Services
New Horizon Surgical Services
Richard A Cardone MD
Surgery Specialist River
Anthony Schwartz DO
Carol J Newmyer MD
Mohave Surgical Specialists
Arizona Institute Medicine/Srgy
Hillcrest Surgical Associates
Lake Havasu City, Arizona
What is an abdominal hernia?
A hernia is the protrusion of an organ or piece of tissue from its normally contained space. In the abdomen, a hernia usually involves a piece of bowel, or its lining (called omentum), protruding through a we...
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Emergency Contact for Lake Havasu City
Nearby Lake Havasu City Hospitals *
Havasu Regional Medical Center
Lapaz Regional Hospital
Colorado River Medical Center
Parker Indian Health Center
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