Hemorrhoid Awareness Month

Hemorrhoid Awareness Month November is Hemorrhoid Awareness Month. It is the ideal time to consider seeking medical treatment if you have pain and discomfort in the anal area. Hemorrhoids are common, with about 1 in every 20 adults in the U.S. suffering from them....

Don’t Be Spooked by Hemorrhoid Treatments

Don’t be Spooked by Hemorrhoid Treatments Hemorrhoids are rarely serious, but they can cause a great deal of discomfort and cause people to feel embarrassed to seek treatment. During the spooky season, don’t be frightened or shy away from treating your...

Recovering from Hemorrhoid Treatment

Recovering from Hemorrhoid Treatment While hemorrhoids are a common problem, this doesn’t make them any less problematic for patients who experience pain and discomfort caused by their hemorrhoids. Fortunately, procedures are available to shrink and kill the...

What Are Anal Skin Tags and Should They be Removed?

How anal skin tags are formed?A lot of our clients at Premier Hemorrhoid Treatment Center in Knoxville have questions and concerns about anal skin tags. What are they? And how are they formed? Anal skin tags are benign (noncancerous) skin growths that form around the...

5 Signs It’s Time to Treat Hemorrhoids

Uncomfortable and painful, hemorrhoids are a common condition that can cause itching, bleeding, and inflammation. They can also lead to infection if not treated. Small, vascular cushions located on or in the rectum help control bowel function. In some cases, too much...

Men’s Health: When to Treat Hemorrhoids

June is Men’s Health Month. This month, men are encouraged to assess their health concerns even if it’s something they may feel embarrassed about. Speaking of that, hemorrhoids is one of those issues that some men feel hesitant to seek help for. What are hemorrhoids...