About Premier Surgical
Founded in 1996, Premier Surgical Associates is the largest General and Vascular Surgery group in East Tennessee. From simple to complex, our board-certified physicians perform a variety of General Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Bariatric Surgery, Surgical Oncology and Plastic Surgery Procedures.
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Colon and Rectal Cancer: Signs and Symptoms
Colon and Rectal Cancer: Signs and Symptoms Colon and rectal cancer are two types of cancer that are relatively common. They are more likely to develop in individuals with a family history of these cancers, yet environmental factors can also trigger the onset of these...
Harriman Veteran Receives Curative Cancer Care
Fort Sanders Healthy Lifestyles Determined. Motivated Resolved. When Harriman resident Rich Robertson was diagnosed with early-stage rectal cancer, he knew he would do whatever it took to tackle it. Through two years of radiation, chemotherapy treatments and an...
Signs it’s Time to Remove Your Gallbladder
Gallbladder removal, medically referred to as cholecystectomy, is a surgical procedure that involves removing the gallbladder. The gallbladder is a pear-shaped organ located under the liver, which stores and releases bile to aid in digestion. In certain situations,...