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02/19/2021

Will Varicose Veins Go Away On Their Own?

What Are Varicose Veins? Whether you have a family history of varicose veins or are simply looking to learn more about treatment options, Georgia Surgicare’s Advanced Vein Center is here to help. Varicose veins are characterized by enlarged veins that are dark in color and are most commonly found in your legs. Varicose veins do […]

Telemedicine 101
03/24/2020

Telemedicine 101

  Telemedicine is a medical advancement that fights geographic barriers by increasing access to health care, especially in rural areas and countries in general. Even with the need for social distancing, this is a very appropriate way to seek the medical needed from the comfort of your home. What is Telemedicine? Defining telemedicine may seem […]

02/14/2020

Are You a Good Candidate for TIF?

If you struggle with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), then you know fully well what a strain it can be. Persistent pain and discomfort in the form of heartburn or acid indigestion can impede your quality of life in significant ways. Thankfully, there are a number of clinical interventions that can minimize the effects of GERD, […]

02/06/2020

Signs and Symptoms of GERD

Quite a few men and women experience acid reflux from time to time; while it can certainly be uncomfortable, it’s not necessarily evidenced that you have a serious, diagnosable medical condition. For those whose acid reflux is recurrent, however, there is always a chance that the culprit could be gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). What is […]

01/16/2020

How the Stretta Procedure Treats Acid Reflux

  Those who live with acid reflux may experience recurring pain and discomfort, impeding their quality of life. Luckily, there are a number of advanced reflux treatments that can provide lasting relief. One example is Stretta, a procedure we’re pleased to offer at Georgia Surgicare. If you’ve struggled with the effects of acid reflux, we […]

12/20/2019

Hernia 101

Chances are you probably know someone who’s had a hernia. They’re very common, and can happen in men, women and kids of all ages, even newborn babies. Luckily, most hernias cause only mild symptoms. But some can interfere with how you want to live your life. Mild or severe, hernia symptoms should never be ignored. […]

12/10/2019

Orbera Gastric Balloon FAQ

  How long is the recovery process? You should plan at least three days of inactivity to recover from the procedure. You will be able to resume normal activity sooner or later than this depending on how quickly your body adjusts to the balloon. How long does the balloon stay in your stomach? The Orbera […]

10/22/2019

5 Benefits of a Gastric Balloon: Lower Cost Non-Surgical Approach to Weight Loss

It’s hard to be overweight. It’s difficult to accommodate in the cinema or in the seats of the aircraft, you feel that the people you are looking at in restaurants makes you feel self-conscious like shopping in the department stores. You even try to avoid looking at yourself in mirrors. At ideal Body Institute we […]

09/10/2019

Luxury In Healthcare:Ideal Body Institute Opens New Location In Buckhead,Atlanta

TURNING VISION INTO REALITY STRATEGIC PLANNING SUPPORTS THE RAPID GROWTH OF NEW SURGICAL PRACTICE, IDEAL BODY INSTITUTE, PLANS  TO OPEN ITS NEWEST LOCATION IN BUCKHEAD, ATLANTA.

09/04/2019

Gastric Sleeve as a Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery Option

What is Bariatric Surgery? Bariatric Surgery refers to any surgical procedure of the stomach or intestines. These procedures work to enable the patient to lose weight and encourages lasting healthy eating habits. Bariatric sleeve surgery, or gastric sleeve,  one such medical procedure. This weight loss surgery sleeve offers patients an effective method for achieving and […]