Come with me as I experience extensive surgical repairs to my severely injured Rotator Cuff, as well as my ruptured long Biceps Tendon. The injury, surgery, recovery and rehab in honest detail.
Gallbladder surgery (cholecystectomy) is the most common method of removing gallstones. It is actually one of the most common surgeries performed in the United States, with over half a million people undergoing the procedure each year. Most...
How surgery can bring on a severe gout attack and what you can do to avoid this happening to you.
My experience with Pectus Excavatum, organizing a surgical operation and figuring out the insurance process.
Gallbladder surgery or the removal of the gallbladder is medically called cholecystectomy. This procedure is indicated to patients who have gallstones.
A bit about my experience with Bypass Heart Surgery, I had no knowledge really other than hearing about open heart surgery. It can be quite daunting for people to assimilate the enormity of it all, mentally and physically. My Dad has passed away in 2017, he lasted another 5 years after the surgery.
Staph Infections Patients who have sores that will not heal or that are filled with pus should see a doctor and ask to be tested for staph infection. They should not squeeze the sore or try to drain it--that can spread the infection. The majority of MRSA cases happen in hospital settings, but 10...
Pilonidal cyst surgery can be a worrying decision to make. Having decided not to have the surgery, here are my reasons why.
My experience with septal reconstruction, nasal re-fracture, and right endoscopic sinus surgery. OW!
This article explains what the roator cuff is and when you need surgery, plus ways to prevent shoulder damage. It is partially based on my personal experience as I am recovering from the surgery.