5 Essential Tips For Colon Cancer Treatment

According to the National Cancer Institute, colorectal cancer is the third most common type of cancer in men and women in the United States. Deaths from colorectal cancer have decreased with the use of colonoscopies and fecal occult blood tests, which check for blood in the stool. If you’ve been diagnosed with colon cancer, the […]

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How To Get Rid Of Internal Hemorrhoids

Riddle: What’s one thing that most people don’t want to talk about but many people have experienced, and is sometimes the butt of a joke? Hemorrhoids! The humorist writer Dave Barry says that a person knows he’s “middle aged” when hemorrhoid jokes stop being funny. But all kidding aside, hemorrhoids aren’t such a laughing matter […]

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Leg Work: Bypass Gives Louisville Woman Legs to Stand On

From Fort Sanders Regional Health & Lifestyles There was no pain, nor was there any pulse in her feet. Except for feeling as if each of her legs weighed 200 pounds, Cathy Robinson felt just fine. but the lack of pulses in her ankles told her doctor something was wrong. “I have gone to the […]

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What’s The Buzz At Premier Vein Clinics of Knoxville?

The first three months of 2016 have been busy ones for the Premier Vein Clinics of Knoxville team. Day after day, our expert vein specialists are helping patients find relief from their varicose vein symptoms. And in the meantime, we’re sharing information to help those who suffer from varicose veins understand the disease and what […]

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A blessing for body, mind and spirit

From Fort Sanders Regional Health & Lifestyles In the last 18 months, Debra Hinson, 50, has lost nearly 100 pounds. The Sevierville resident said she has revamped not only her body, but her mind and spirit as well. “I have been on every diet that you can possibly think of my whole life,” Hinson said. […]

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Welcome To the Premier Hernia Center

According to the Food and Drug Administration, hernia repair is one of the most common surgeries performed in the United States. An estimated one million Americans undergo some type of hernia surgery annually. At Premier Surgical Associates, hernia repair surgery is so prevalent that we’ve launched a new website to help educate our patients about […]

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