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Weight Loss

Every year, millions of people across the U.S. decide to make a New Year’s weight loss resolution. Despite their good intentions to lose weight and become healthier, most never achieve their goals. Unfortunately, weight gain is a major epidemic in America. Though fad diets come and go, the only proven way of losing weight healthily […]

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Hernia Repair (Laparscopic or Traditional)

A hernia is a hole or weakness in the abdominal wall that may cause a bulge and/or discomfort. The symptoms of a hernia can include a dull ache, pressure, or pulling sensation at the site of the hernia, especially with coughing, straining, or lifting. A hernia may also cause more severe consequences such as bowel […]

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Skin Lesion

Tests and Procedures Local and Wide Excision of benign or malignant skin lesions including lymphatic mapping and sentinel lymphdenectomy

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Gastrointestinal – Minimally Invasive Surgery

Minimally Invasive Surgery Tests and Procedures Lap appendectomy Lap colectomy Lap cholecystectomy Lap herniorrhaphy Lap Nissen Fundoplication for GERD Lap paraesophageal hernia surgery

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Breast Care

We understand that breast evaluation can be a frightening experience. At Andover Surgical Associates, we strive to provide caring, prompt, and up-to-date breast health services. Led by Dr. Nancy Cho Landay, our team offers state-of-the-art procedures in the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of breast disease. Other Breast Health Services include: Breast cancer screening, particularly for […]

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Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology is a specialty branch of medicine pertaining to the diagnosis and treatment of GI diseases and conditions. The GI tract is highly complex, containing many organs and bodily structures. Each of these components – the esophagus, stomach, liver, gallbladder pancreas, and intestines – play an important role in digestion and overall GI health. When […]

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Gastrointestinal Cancer Screening

Gastrointestinal cancer refers to any malignancy of the digestive tract and its organs, including the esophagus, stomach, and bowels, as well as the pancreas and the biliary system. While gastrointestinal cancer is very rare in children, pediatric cancer screenings may be necessary for children considered at high risk of developing GI cancer or for those […]

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Anorectal Fissure

Anal fissures are tears in the lower portion of the rectum that cause pain and bleeding. Though irritating, anal fissures are common. They can last several weeks, however, if shorter than 12 weeks they’re known as acute anal fissures (short term). While these tiny tears can be frustrating, the good news is they are quite […]

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Colonoscopy

A colonoscopy is a procedure that allows a gastroenterologist to view the inner lining of a patient’s colon and rectum. The procedure is performed using a thin, flexible tube (a colonoscope) that is slowly guided through the colon. The end of the colonoscope is lighted and includes a camera that transmits images on a screen […]

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Hernia

A hernia is the bulging of an organ through a tear in the tissue or muscle that is supposed to hold it in place. Most are found in the abdomen, however, they can also be found in the groin and even upper thigh area. Surgery is nearly always recommended to avoid further complications, such as […]

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Women’s Health

Women who take control of their health empower themselves to live longer, disease-free lives. A lifetime of good health starts with prevention, including annual wellness exams and screenings. A women’s health doctor can be your greatest partner in prevention, offering you advice for healthy living and providing important screenings designed to identify complications and illnesses […]

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