Category Archives: Gallbladder Surgery

Gallbladder Removal Diet: Foods to Eat and Avoid After Surgery

September 4, 2019

Typically, patients who have their gallbladder removed have been suffering with some discomfort around eating for a while. Most patients expect surgery to make them feel better, but the truth is, this can take some time. When the natural process … Continue reading

How Many Gallstones Do I Have?

August 20, 2019

The gallbladder stores and secretes bile produced by the liver. Bile aids your body in digesting and metabolizing fat we consume in our diet. After a meal, the gallbladder is triggered to shrink to release bile into the small bowel. … Continue reading

4 Reasons for Abdominal Pain You Don’t Want to Ignore.

August 6, 2019

What’s Going on In Your Gut? Abdominal pain is a common occurrence and can range from mild to severe and can have many causes, most of which are minor. Indigestion, gas, diarrhea and constipation are common symptoms, which could be … Continue reading

Will My Gallbladder Issues Cause Cancer?

September 5, 2018

It’s a rare but aggressive disease – Gallbladder cancer. Many patients experiencing gallbladder issues are concerned that it may be a contributory risk to gallbladder cancer. The short answer is that gallbladder disease does not typically cause cancer, however extremely … Continue reading

The Truth About Gaining Weight After Gallbladder Surgery

March 8, 2018

Every patient is concerned about the risks of gallbladder surgery, but there has also been a good amount of information disseminated to the public that simply does not jive with reality. One of these is the idea is that somehow you … Continue reading

Advanced Surgical Associates is one of the first exclusively surgical groups practicing in Union County New Jersey. And that is just the first of many firsts for ASA. For over 40 years, we have pioneered breakthrough surgical patient care in North Jersey in both general and weight loss surgery. ASA also offers gastric bypass, gastric sleeve and gastric banding to those suffering from obesity in New Jersey.
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