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Incontinence Treatment Advancements with InterStim

Colorectal Surgical Associates now offers new solutions to patients who suffer from incontinence thanks to technology advancements in sacral
neuromodulation (SNM) therapy from Medtronic.
The FDA recently approved the new InterStim™ Micro neurostimulator and InterStim SureScan™ MRI leads. InterStim Micro — the market’s smallest rechargeable sacral neuromodulation therapy device — treats overactive bladder (OAB), …

Are Food Additives Linked to Colon Cancer?

Of the cancers that affect men and women in the United States, colorectal cancer is the third most common.
Research suggests that the prevalence of this common cancer may be due in part to emulsifiers. Emulsifiers are additives that are used in most processed foods to improve texture and extend shelf life. …

What You Should Know About Hemorrhoids

Are you one of the millions of Americans who currently suffer from hemorrhoids?
According to the American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons, more than half of the U.S. population will develop hemorrhoids at some point in their life.  Since this condition affects so many people, …

March is Colorectal Awareness Month

Facts about Colorectal Cancer
March is colorectal cancer awareness month. Colorectal cancer is the third leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States, with more than 50,000 Americans dying from colorectal cancer each year. Here are a few important facts to know about colorectal cancer:
1.Risk increases if you are more than 50 years old. …

Dr. Ben Mizrahi and the daVinci XI

The daVinci XI
KCTV5 Interviewed our own Dr. Benyamine Mizrahi about the daVinci XI Machine that he uses to perform minimally invasive colorectal surgeries here at Colorectal Surgery Associates, PC. View the video below!

Dr. Mizrahi says: “(The robot) has not only made me a better surgeon- but more efficient.” …