Dr Elijah Mobley
Victorville: 760-241-6201
Glendora: 626-852-4400

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Colonoscopy

Have You Scheduled Your Colonoscopy?

Have You Scheduled Your Colonoscopy? | Victorville General Surgical Procedures
Having a colonoscopy is not something that you are eager to do. But, did you know that colon cancer is the third leading cause of cancer death for both men and women? And, with the use of a colonoscopy, colon cancer is one of the most preventable forms of cancer. While the...
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Diverticulitis – A Big Name for a Treatable Colon Problem

Diverticulitis - A Big Name for a Treatable Colon Problem | Glendora Surgery
Diverticular disease is the term for complications that arise when small sacs or pouches form in the wall of the colon. Diverticulum is a single sac or pouch, and diverticula are numerous sacs or pouches. Diverticula in the colon that does not create complications is called...
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So They Found Colon Polyps – What Does That Mean?

So They Found Colon Polyps - What Does That Mean? | Victorville General Surgeon
It’s not uncommon to hear the surgeon say “polyps” after having a routine colonoscopy, but many patients don’t understand what this term really means, nor the effect polyps have on the body. While most polyps pose no immediate threat to your health,...
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Myths vs. Facts: Colon Cancer

Myths vs Facts: Colon Cancer | San Dimas General Surgeon
While colon cancer is relatively common among Los Angeles County patients, that does not necessarily mean that it is well understood by the general public. Most people in Glendora go for a regular colonoscopy in order to benefit from early detection of colon cancer and enjoy the...
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