General Warning Signs for Gallbladder Problems | Glendale Surgeon Dr. Mobley

General Warning Signs for Gallbladder Problems

Roughly 20 million Americans suffer from some form of gallbladder disease. Luckily, gallbladder-related diseases and illnesses are generally fairly easy to treat; gallbladders are not essential organs and can be safely removed, with a fairly minimal recovery process. Here are a few of the major symptoms of gallbladder problems — though, naturally, a patient should…

Surgical Procedure: Bowel Diversion | Dr. Elijah Mobley Glendora

Surgical Procedure: Bowel Diversion

There are five types of bowel diversion surgeries that your general surgeon will discuss concerning your options and which of the following five surgeries is right for you: colostomy, ileostomy, continent ileostomy, and ileoanal reservoir. The purpose of bowel diversion surgery is to let the fecal matter exit the body after the intestines have been…