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Surgery

Find out everything you need to know about surgery, including how to prepare and the different types of surgeons.

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Choosing a Surgeon: How Much Experience is Enough?
An old joke involves a patient asking the doctor, “Have you been successful doing this surg...

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Reduce stress to recover from surgery faster
The body has a major role in the healing process. Use this advice to recover faster after surgery.

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Scared About Surgery? Here’s How to Ease the Fear
You might be surprised by the power a Popsicle can wield when it comes to reassuring kids who nee...

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Father and daughter doctors join forces for heart surgery
Dr. Sophia Roberts is currently training to be a heart surgeon at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Loui...

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How Can Patients Minimize Complications Following Robotic Surgery?
The advice is simple—to minimize complications after surgery, listen to your doctor. In this video, ...

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What Can I Expect from a Stent Grafting Procedure?
Studies are showing good results from aortic stent graft procedures well after the procedure. In thi...

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What's the Best Time of Day for Surgery?
When it comes to preventing possible complications from anesthesia during surgery, it's all in the t...

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What You Need to Know About Anesthesia
If you’re planning to undergo surgery or a medical procedure in the near future, you probab...

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Why Is It Important to Tell My Doctor I Snore Before Having Surgery?
Snoring is a sign of an underlying problem with your airways, which could put you at risk for issues...

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What Factors Should I Consider When Having Multiple Plastic Surgeries?
The main factor you should consider when having multiple plastic surgery procedures is that you must...
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