Dr Elijah Mobley
Victorville: 760-241-6201


Abdominal Pain

Groin Hernias Are Not Just a Guy Thing

Groin Hernias are Not Just a Guy Thing | Victorville Surgical Procedures
The medical term for a groin hernia is inguinal hernia because the hernia develops when a part of the intestine pushes through a weak area in the abdominal wall at the inguinal canal near the groin. The big myth is that only males develop inguinal hernias. In fact, about 10...

Sick to Your Stomach? It Might Be a Hiatal Hernia

Sick to your stomach? It might be a Hiatal Hernia | Victorville General Surgeon
Hiatal hernias can develop in both genders and at any age. There are two types of Hiatal hernias; the sliding hiatal hernia and the para-esophageal hernia. A sliding hernia occurs when the point where the esophagus and stomach meet actual slide upward through the hiatus, an...

Is Bariatric Surgery Right for You?

Is Bariatric Surgery Right for You
Bariatric surgery is a procedure in which the stomach and the intestines are altered in order to help the patient manage their diet better and lose weight more effectively. This procedure has risen in popularity during the last decade, and it is considered highly successful when...

What Is Appendicitis?

What is Appendicitis?
The appendix is a small organ in the body, one that most people in Los Angeles County don’t give much thought to. However, when a San Dimas resident begins experiencing severe abdominal pain, they may begin giving this 3-and-a-half inches of tissue some further thought.

Abdominal Pain Symptoms That Should Cause Concern?

Abdominal Pain Symptoms that Should Cause Concern?
When it comes to health care, the most important thing that patients can do for themselves is be informed and be aware of their own body. Montclair patients who are experiencing abdominal pain and other symptoms should understand when there is cause for concern and when they...