Archive for the 'News' Category


What Are Varicose Veins and Spider Veins?

Posted on April 3rd, 2014 · Posted in News, Video

Varicose and spider veins can be a bothersome problem. In addition to being unsightly, these vascular nuisances may cause symptoms such as leg swelling, itching, skin discolorations, and a heavy.. read more

Communicating with Patients & Families

Communicating Effectively With Patients And Families

Posted on March 5th, 2014 · Posted in News, Video

The ability to communicate effectively and sincerely is one of the qualities of a great physician. Although many professional programs seek to teach students how to communicate effectively in the.. read more


The Rewarding Moments of Being a Physician

Posted on February 10th, 2014 · Posted in News, Video

The greatest rewards of being a doctor are intangible. They are many and often received in the form of human touch, constant challenge, honor and appreciation. We all have the.. read more


The Joy of Working at Bay Surgical Specialists

Posted on January 15th, 2014 · Posted in News, Video

The working environment at a medical facility affects not only the staff, but also the patients. The patient experience begins in the physical environment of the office waiting room and.. read more


Chronic Heartburn Relief through Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication

Posted on December 20th, 2013 · Posted in News, Video

When heartburn is persistent to the point that it cannot be managed by changes in lifestyle or medication alone, a Nissen fundoplication may be in order. Laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication is.. read more


Partner with Bay Surgical Specialists for the Best Surgical Outcome

Posted on October 29th, 2013 · Posted in News, Video

The best surgical outcome is achieved when surgeons, medical staff and patients work together as partners in healthcare. They each have a role and responsibility in the timely and correct.. read more

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Streamlining Paperwork at Bay Surgical Specialists

Posted on October 4th, 2013 · Posted in News, Video

When new patients call to schedule a procedure, they often ask why it is necessary to complete so much paperwork before their first appointment. This set of Patient FAQs will.. read more


How Long Does an Ultrasound Take?

Posted on October 4th, 2013 · Posted in News, Video

Ultrasounds have many uses and they may be performed before general surgery, during pregnancy, or with other conditions as needed. An ultrasound is ordered by a doctor and the procedure.. read more

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What is Vascular Surgery?

Posted on September 18th, 2013 · Posted in News, Video

Vascular surgery is a medical procedure for treating vascular and lymphatic system disorders. The surgeons perform operations related to all blood vessels except those in the cardiovascular and central nervous.. read more

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Open Abdominal Wall Reconstruction What Have We Learned

Posted on September 10th, 2013 · Posted in News, Video

With today’s advancements in surgery, many of the traditional techniques for repairing hernias have disappeared, replaced by less invasive and better targeted approaches that allow for faster recovery and less.. read more