Anal cancer is an uncommon cancer that occurs in the anal canal. Anal cancer can cause signs and symptoms such as rectal bleeding and anal pain. Often diagnosis is delayed due to a diagnosis of hemorrhoids. Working with oncologists around the valley, Sahai Surgical, has extensive experience in treating this condition.
The appendix is a small organ (shaped like a pouch or “finger”) hanging off the first part of the colon. It is not necessary to live. In about 7% of the population it can become inflamed. One of the risks is rupture (“bursting of the appendix”) and peritonitis. It can be usually removed through a laparosopic/minimally-invasive approach (small incisions).
Colon cancer is a relatively common cancer of the colon that begins with the development of pre-cancerous polyps from the lining of the colon. We offer multimodality,comprehensive treatment of your cancer and work with a team to provide you with the goal of a cure. Offering the latest in surgical treatment including Da Vinci Robotic Surgery.
Colonoscopy is a procedure which enables a physician to directly image and examine the entire colon. It is important in diagnosing and evaluating various colon issues as well as preventing colon cancer. We offer screening, surveillance,and diagnostic colonoscopy evaluations. See if you qualify for a Same Visit Colonoscopy to save you time and provide ease in undergoing this important cancer prevention examination.
Minimally invasive, robotic surgery has revolutionized surgical treatment of general surgery and colorectal conditions. Offering the latest in surgical care to enhance your recovery and minimize pain.
Diverticulitis is inflammation or infection of small pouches called diverticula that develop along the walls of the colon. Diverticulitis can cause severe abdominal pain, fever, nausea and a marked change in your bowel habits. Usually, this conditon is medically managed; however surgery maybe required for complicated or recurrent attacks.
Fecal incontinence is the inability to control bowel movements, causing stool(feces) to leak unexpectedly from the rectum. Also called bowel incontinence, fecal incontinence ranges from an occasional leakage of stool while passing gas to a complete loss of bowel control.
The gallbladder is an organ (shaped like a “bag” or “pouch”) underneath the liver that stores bile--a fluid we need to digest fat. It can cause pain for a variety of reasons--development of stones, inflammation, infection, decreased function, etc. In many cases, a laparoscopic cholecystectomy (removal of the gallbladder) is able to relieve these symptoms in an out-patient surgery. It is one of the most common surgeries performed in the United States and Sahai Surgical Specialists have performed >1000 cases.
Hemorrhoidal issues can be complex and difficult to diagnose and treat. Very often, these conditions are misdiagnosed and managed. Thus, making it even more important to trust your care to a board certified colorectal surgeon with years of experience. Offering medical management, office based procedures, and hospital based surgeries for all grades of hemorrhoids.
Hernia is simply a “hole” that usually require surgical intervention to fix. They can occur in many different areas of the abdomen. They are usually noticed externally as “bulges”. Many different operative techniques are available to fix them, including new techniques using the DaVinci Robotic System. Sahai Surgical Specialists has years of expertise in these repairs.
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inflammatory disease is a generalized term to refer to chronic inflammation of your bowel. Type of Inflammatory bowel disease include ulcerative colitis and crohn’s disease. Management of these disease processes requires a comprehensive team. Working with GI physicians around the Valley for over 10 years and offering comprehensive surgical treatment for these conditions, trust your care to Sahai Surgical.
Other Emergency Surgery
The doctors at Sahai Surgical Specialists take care of many different types of “emergencies” in the hospitals they work at. These can include skin infections to severe internal life-threatening processes. They do their best to be available to their patients and others’ needs whenever possible.
An anal abscess is an infected cavity filled with pus near the anus or rectum. It is generally painful and requires urgent evaluation and management. Due to the lack of expertise and knowledge regarding this area of the body, this condition can be misdiagnosed and treated. Treating anorectal conditions in the East Valley for over 10 years, schedule an appointment with a board certified colorectal surgeon.
Ports are devices implanted underneath the skin that allow patients an access to their veins for blood draws and infusions (i.e. for chemotherapy) without the painful and multiple IV sticks in their arms. They can be placed via an out-patient procedure.
The rectum is the last several inches of the large intestine. It starts at the end of the final segment of your colon and ends when it reaches the short, narrow passage leading to the anus. Just like colon cancer, rectal cancer arises from pre-cancerous polyps from the lining; however, rectal cancer is treated differently. Our aim is to provide cure of cancer using the latest in surgical treatment and sphincter preservation with avoidance of a permanent ostomy when possible.
Rectal prolapse occurs when the rectum slips outside the anus. The prolapsed rectum is associated with discomfort, bleeding, constipation, and fecal incontinence. There are different surgical options for treatment. Call for an evaluation and to discuss options for treatment.
Skin cancers are the most common type of cancer affecting men and women. Living in Arizona, early detection is important. Sometimes simple excision is all that is required but sometimes more involved procedures may be used to remove the tumor, stage a patient, or decrease risk of future recurrence. Using their partners in medical and radiation oncology, Sahai Surgical Specialists provides a comprehensive approach to treating skin cancer.
Skin lesions can be cosmetically bothersome to malignant/cancerous tumors that require surgical excision. They can be small or very large. Sahai Surgical Specialists have years of experience removing a variety of lesions.