Minimally Invasive Surgery Information | Dr. Mobley General Surgeon

Minimally Invasive Surgery Information

Unless it is an emergency, planning for surgery is a serious decision. Many of today’s advanced surgical procedures have eliminated the need for many traditional, open surgeries. The alternative procedure is a minimally invasive surgery, also referred to as laparoscopic surgery, and enables a patient to heal and recover sooner than with traditional surgery.  …

Adrenal Gland Surgery | Victorville General Surgeon Dr. Mobley

Adrenal Gland Surgery

Your adrenal glands regulate the production of hormones. You have two triangular-shaped adrenal glands located above the kidneys. The major reason that these glands malfunction is the production of excessive hormones connected with the formation of tumors. Most adrenal gland tumors are benign but contribute to high blood pressure, high blood sugar, anxiety, sporadic palpitations,…

Resection Surgery To Control Crohn’s Disease | Dr. Mobley General Surgeon

Resection Surgery To Control Crohn’s Disease

Crohn’s disease is more than an inconvenient, uncomfortable inflammatory bowel disease (IBD); it can flare up without warning. During an active period, symptoms can include abdominal tenderness, fever, chronic diarrhea, and pain. When treatments with diet changes or medications have not provided you with relief, your physician may recommend that you have surgery to control…

When Varicose Vein Removal is a Good Option | Dr. Mobley General Surgeon

When Varicose Vein Removal is a Good Option

When you are having pain associated with swollen, enlarged, or twisted varicose veins and non-surgical methods have provided no relief, you may be a candidate for varicose vein stripping. Other symptoms that show a need for vein stripping are the potential for blood clots, ulceration, and skin problems. Your Victorville General Surgeon will analyze your…