Santa Monica Abdominal & Gastrointestinal Surgery
When gastrointestinal and digestive disorders do not respond to conservative or non-invasive treatments, it may be necessary to consider surgical procedures. When diseases or abnormalities in the abdomen or gastrointestinal tract jeopardize health and wellness, surgery may be the only viable solution. Dr. Danny Shouhed is a board certified and experienced general surgeon who specializes in the field of gastroenterology, offering advanced abdominal and gastrointestinal surgery options in Santa Monica.
There are many medical conditions that can impact the esophagus, stomach and small intestines, as well as connective tissues. In some cases, removing some of the gastrointestinal tissue may be needed to prevent further health complications. Cancer, tumors and a variety of gastrointestinal disorders may require surgery to remove diseased or defective portions of the digestive system. This can include procedures such as heller myotomy, bowel resection, partial gastrectomy, MAL release and duodenal jejunostomy bypass. Dr. Shouhed is one of the top gastrointestinal surgeons in the LA and Santa Monica area, offering advanced options in abdominal and gastrointestinal surgery.
Minimally-Invasive Abdominal Surgery
When the gastrointestinal tract or abdomen requires surgery for treatment of disease or repair of tissues, it is crucial to have a surgeon you can trust. If abdominal or gastrointestinal surgery is the best option for treatment, schedule a consultation with Dr. Shouhed at our office in Santa Monica. During your consultation, Dr. Shouhed will perform a comprehensive exam and review your medical records and history. With his extensive expertise and experience in the field of gastroenterology, you can expect Dr. Shouhed to provide an accurate diagnosis and treatment plan for your condition.
If abdominal or gastrointestinal surgery is needed for effective treatment, Dr. Shouhed will discuss the options available. Whenever possible, Dr. Shouhed offers minimally-invasive and robotic surgery options that can reduce risks for the patient and improve recovery. Most abdominal and gastrointestinal surgeries can be performed laparoscopically or using less invasive methods.
For the best possible medical treatment for gastrointestinal and abdominal disorders in the Santa Monica area, contact our team at the office of Danny Shouhed, M.D. Contact our practice today to schedule a consultation with Dr. Shouhed at our office in Santa Monica to discuss abdominal and gastrointestinal surgery options.