Small intestine surgery, also called a small bowel resection, is performed to treat conditions that cause inflammation, infections, ulcers, or blockages in the small intestine. Our surgeon, Dr. Prasad, is highly experienced in performing the most advanced, minimally invasive procedures for treating these conditions.
Conditions or diseases that may require small intestine surgery include:
The following tests are performed to diagnose problems with your small intestine:
In small intestine or small bowel, resection surgery, your surgeon repairs or removes part of your small bowel. Your surgery will be performed using the most up-to-date surgical techniques to facilitate faster healing times. Dr. Prasad will choose the safest, most optimal surgical procedure to treat your disorder. Although most surgeries can be performed by a minimally invasive route, some disorders require a standard open procedure.
At Far North Surgery, we believe that our patients deserve access to world-class medical care and treatment. We combine advanced surgical procedures with compassionate care to help our patients regain a normal and healthy life. Call us at 907-276-3676 to get the best treatment option or answer of any questions you may have. Want to download the registration form? Click here.