General Surgery

This procedure is an examination of the large intestine. The physician will look for inflammation, ulcers, or abnormal growths called polyps. The physician uses a colonoscope. This is an instrument with a small camera attached to a soft, flexible tube. The procedure usually lasts from 30 minutes to an hour.

Content by ViewMedica

This condition is a rupture of one of the vertebral discs in your neck. A herniated disc can allow disc material to press harmfully against the spinal nerves.

Content by ViewMedica

A herniated disc is a common injury that can affect any part of the spine. A herniated disc can cause severe pain and other problems in the arms or legs.

Content by ViewMedica

The operative and postoperative management of patients with a broad spectrum of diseases providing many non-operative, elective, and emergency surgical treatments. 

General surgery includes the operative and postoperative management of patients with a broad spectrum of diseases providing many non-operative, elective, and emergency surgical treatments. As such, general surgeons have a central core of knowledge and experience with anatomy, physiology, metabolism, immunology, nutrition, pathology, wound healing, and more.

Because there is no routine procedure in general surgery, you may be referred to a general surgeon for any number of procedures. During your in-office appointments, your Granger Medical Clinic general surgeon will thoroughly cover the diagnosis, preoperative, operative, and postoperative management for any given concern to your overall health and well-being.

Colonoscopy Preparation
Please take a moment to review these simple guidelines, which will help you prepare for and can improve the overall quality of your colonoscopy. Patients who complete either “prep” method or Granger Medical Clinic’s preparation as directed can expect a successful bowel cleanse 98% of the time.

Be sure to tell your doctor about any medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.

Our Services

  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer Screening
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy/Endoscopy
  • Gall Bladder Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Surgery
  • Removal of Lipomas & other Lumps
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Ulcers (Stomach)

Specialties

General surgeons have a central core of knowledge and experience relating to general anatomy, physiology, metabolism, immunology, nutrition, pathology, wound healing, and more. In-office appointments with a general surgeon will generally be related to the diagnosis, preoperative, operative, and postoperative management for any given concern. You may be referred to…

Locations

3725 West 4100 South,
West Valley, UT 84120

Related Articles

An area of medicine focusing on the correction of deformities of bones or muscles. This specialty, involving the musculoskeletal system, often relies on both surgical and nonsurgical means of treatment. What is the difference between a sports medicine specialist and an orthopedic surgeon? Orthopedic surgeons specialize in the…