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Surgical Associates of Northwest Ohio

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The experienced providers at Surgical Associates of Northwest Ohio provide patients with advanced surgical services to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of health conditions. Our providers determine the need for surgery and provide care before, during and after your procedure.

Our experienced providers use minimally invasive tools and techniques whenever possible to reduce pain and discomfort and to promote faster healing. Our surgeons are board-certified and trained in the most up-to-date techniques and technology.

The team at Surgical Associates of Northwest Ohio have areas of expertise in the:

  • Bile ducts
  • Colon
  • Esophagus
  • Gallbladder
  • Small bowel
  • Stomach

Several procedures performed by our surgical team include (but not limited to):

  • Abdominal surgery such as appendectomy, cholecystectomy and hernia repair
  • Colon and rectal surgery
  • Colon resection
  • Excision of tumors, growths, cysts, lipomas and skin lesions
  • Gallbladder surgery
  • Hemorrhoid surgery
  • Herniorrhaphy (ventral, inguinal, femoral, umbilical)
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incision and drainage of abscesses
  • Large bowel surgery
  • Multimodal management for gastroesophageal reflux (GERD)
  • Small bowel surgery
  • Solid organ surgery (spleen, liver, pancreas)
  • Surgery for diverticulitis
  • Surgery for pilonidal cyst
  • Surgery for ulcerative colitis
  • Thyroid and parathyroid surgery

Additionally, our providers have specialized experience with the following:

  • Robotic/Minimally invasive hernia procedures
  • Gastroesophageal reflux (GERD) management
    • Endoscopic procedures, such as Stretta
    • Minimally invasive procedures, such as LINX

The LINX® Reflux Device implant is designed to treat patients with severe acid reflux. heartburn or GERD.

The procedure involves the laparoscopic implantation of the LINX® device that is comprised of magnetized titanium beads connected by titanium wires, which are placed around the lower esophagus just above the stomach. The magnetic beads constrict to prevent acid from escaping out of the stomach, while allowing the patient to eat and swallow normally.

The procedure is done laparoscopically and lasts between 30-45 minutes and patients can resume a normal diet that night.

The LINX® implant is now available through Surgical Associates of Northwest Ohio.

Surgical Associates of Northwest Ohio offers the latest outpatient and inpatient surgical procedures for a wide range of medical conditions. We are dedicated to providing you with elite, personalized care.

 


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