If you have chronic heartburn or gastroesophageal reflux disease, one of the treatment options is a surgical operation known as the LINX procedure. The LINX technique is a relatively new procedure that either meets or exceeds safety and effectiveness standards of the more traditional nissen fundoplication procedure for GERD management. In today’s blog, we answer […]
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.
If you’ve been told that you need to undergo a thyroidectomy or another type of procedure on your thyroid gland, you’re going to want to do everything in your power to make a full recovery after the operation. Rest is an important part of your recovery after thyroid surgery, but there are also some active […]
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 […]