Vanish those Varicose Veins | Victorville Dr. Mobley General Surgeon

Vanish those Varicose Veins

When the valves in the leg veins are not working properly, the veins will become enlarged as the blood cannot freely flow back and forth to the heart. The result of all the extra blood pooling in the vein is the appearance of a bulge growing under the skin. The visible signs of varicose vein…

Yes, Even Adults can need a Tonsillectomy | Victorville Surgeon Dr. Mobley

Yes, Even Adults can need a Tonsillectomy

When people think about having tonsils removed, they think that the operation is for children. In fact, there are a lot of adults who have their tonsils removed for tonsil related problems. While the tonsils are two groups of lymph tissues located at the back of the throat, are part of the body’s immune system,…

Enlarged Prostate: Surgery without Scars | Dr. Mobley General Surgery

Enlarged Prostate: Surgery without Scars

An enlarged prostate is a common term used for benign prostatic hyperplasia, BPH. The typical reason for an enlarged prostate is natural aging. As men enter middle age, their prostate grows again, and this causes the prostate to tighten around or partially block the urethra, the urinary tract that lets urine pass out of the…

Stop Acid Reflux with a Fundoplication | Victorville General Surgeon

Stop Acid Reflux with a Fundoplication

Serious acid reflux is known as GERD, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. You may have tried managing this disease with over-the-counter or prescription medications such as Nexium or with dietary changes such as avoiding foods and liquids that trigger the acid reflux without getting any relief. If left untreated, stomach acid may cause tissue damage to the…

Eliminating Cervical Polyps | Glendora General Surgeon Dr. Mobley

Eliminating Cervical Polyps

Cervical polyps are small growths that generally do not cause any discomfort or pain, but they are easily discovered during a pelvic examination or Pap test. Cervical polyps are either Ectocervical or Endocervical. Ectocervical polyps are most frequently diagnosed in postmenopausal women, while Endocervical polyps are more frequently found in premenopausal women. Polypectomy The majority…