Did you know that gallstone formation is the most common reason for hospital admission worldwide? Countless individuals head to the hospital each year with gallbladder pain as a result of gallstone formation, and they are usually met with two courses of treatment. Below, we take a closer look at the two main treatment options for […]
Meet Dr. Koeplin
Dr. Michael Koeplin is a Minnesota general surgeon treating patients throughout the Twin Cities Metro area. He specializes in hernia surgery, gallbladder removal, and other laparoscopic procedures. He has been practicing general surgery at Minnesota Surgical Associates, P.A. since 1994, and has performed over 15000 surgical procedures.
Your thyroid gland is responsible for a number of bodily functions, including the production of key hormones, but if problems develop, part or all of the gland may need to be removed. Some thyroid problems can be safely managed with conservative treatments, but for the sake of this blog, we’re going to shine a light […]
Hiatal hernias and acid reflux are two conditions that often go hand in hand, but how exactly do they relate to one another, and how can you seek treatment if you’re bothered by the pair of conditions. Dr. Koeplin has treated a number of patients dealing with both conditions, and he’s helped find a nonsurgical […]