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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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The Rise of Ambulatory Surgical Centers

Ambulatory surgery centers are healthcare facilities which offer patients the opportunity to have selected surgical and procedural services performed outside the hospital setting. Performing surgical procedures at ASCs instead of hospitals is more efficient, cost-effective and convenient, resulting in greater patient satisfaction.

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A Patients Guide to Preparing for Surgery


Getting ready for surgery is very important to your health and recovery because surgery can sometimes be scary and stressful. It is important to plan for your surgery, that is why we have created this simple guide and a few helpful tips to follow before you head over to the hospital:

  1. Be sure to eat healthy and nutritious food weeks and days before your surgery.

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Why Do I Need a Colonoscopy?

What Is a Colonoscopy?

A colonoscopy is a procedure that enables us to evaluate the inside of the colon (also known as the large intestine or large bowel).

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