Hernia Overview Center - Laredo, TX
Laredo 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 Laredo *
Carlos Garza MD
Laredo Vein Clinic
Fermin Romero-Arreola MD
Lone Star Surgical PA
Jorge Vela MD
Gateway Community Health Center
Charles Schwartz III DO
Gary W Unzeitig MD
Zapata Family Medical Clinic
Family Medical Center
Raj H Subnani MD
Mauricio B Teixeira MD
Laredo is the county seat of Webb County, Texas, United States, located on the north bank of the Rio Grande (R?o Bravo) in South Texas, across from Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, Mexico. Laredo's economy is based on international trade with Mexico. It is the largest inland port in the United States. Most major transportation companies have a facility in Laredo. Laredo's location along the southern end of I-35 close to the manufacturers in North Mexico promotes its vital role in trade between the United States and Mexico.
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 omentum, which is a fatty apron that hangs down...
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