Questions to Ask Before Surgery
So you've been told you need an operation. Here are all the questions to ask before surgery. Dr. David Yuh of Stamford Health discusses preparing for surgery.
Treatment Options for Heartburn, Reflux and Esophageal Disease
GERD, or acid reflux, is a chronic digestive disorder that causes symptoms like a burning pain in the chest or "heartburn." When medications aren't enough, there are other options for acid reflux treatment. Learn more from Dr. Michael Ebright.
Surgery Preparation Checklist & After Surgery Recovery Plan
Surgery can be a challenging prospect. Here is our surgery preparation checklist to help guide you through all surgery stages, from pre-surgery to recovery.
Are Hernias Painful?
Does pain come to mind when you hear the word “hernia?” There are a lot of misconceptions about hernia pain. Find out more about if a hernia is painful.
Steve's Hernia Story
Steve didn’t let three hernias get in the way of his passions. Stamford Health’s Hernia Center made sure he had a smooth hernia repair and recovery. Read Steve's story.
Life After Spinal Surgery
Follow Dr. Taddonio’s three tips on what to do after spinal surgery to recover and return to your favorite activities as quickly as possible.
Do Hernias Go Away?
For some of us, hernias can be a nuisance. Do hernias go away on their own? They don't. Find out what you can do to repair a hernia.
What is a Hernia? Types of Hernias & Risk Factors
A hernia is a hole in the abdominal fascia, or the strong connective tissue upon which your muscles sit. Learn more about types of hernias and risk factors
Inside the Mind of A Heart Surgeon
Piano performance and open heart surgery have more in common than you think. Learn how Dr. Michael Coady translates his love of music into the operating room.