Effingham Blog The Facts About Joint Replacement

Primary Facts About Joint Replacements

It takes a special kind of surgical technique and recovery program to completely reconstruct damaged joints

Two of the most brittle parts of the human body are bones and the joints that connect them together.

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Effingham Blog outpatient surgery

Advantages of ASC vs Hospital Based Procedure

Ambulatory surgery centers (ASC) are unique medical branches. This independent medical facility is comprised of highly trained physicians that specialize in a variety of outpatient surgical procedures. What this means is that this is not your traditional same-day surgical service.

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Effingham Blog Pain Management

What To Expect From Steroid Injections

When you hear the term “steroid shot,” what registers in your mind? Chances are that you may not immediately recognize this as a pain management service. On the contrary, this is a very effective way to help those suffering from chronic pain and inflammation.

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EffinghamSurgery Blog ASCs A Positive Trend in Health Care

ASC’s: A Positive Trend in Healthcare

Ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs), also knowns as outpatient surgery centers, are facilities that offer patients the convenience of having surgeries and procedures performed outside of a hospital setting. Ever since the first ASC was established in 1970, these facilities had made a positive impact in healthcare.

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Do You Have Chronic Pain?


The longer you wait to try to pinpoint the cause of your chronic pain, the more likely you are to suffer significantly for years to come. The key to pain management and long-term health is to proactively identify the issue and find a remedy.

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Advantages of ASC vs. Hospital Based Procedures


Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASCs) are independent healthcare facilities that offer comprehensive outpatient surgical care. While inpatient surgery options are a more conventional choice, outpatient surgery centers offer several significant benefits, including a shorter stay and a lower overall cost.

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Pain After Surgery and Proper Management

The most important thing to remember is that everyone handles pain differently. Each type of surgery generally involves a certain level and type of pain. At Effingham Ambulatory Surgery Center, we want you to have a safe and comfortable recovery.

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Signs You May Need Cataract Surgery

If you notice cloudiness in your vision, you are not alone. More than 20 million Americas 40 years of age and older have cataracts in at least one eye. Millions of these people must have cataract surgery so they can regain their vision.

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