• What Is Benign Breast Disease?
    Discovering a lump in your breast does necessarily mean that you have cancer. Here’s what you should know.  You’re standing in the shower, performing a self-exam when you notice a lump. Read more
  • Is Robotic Hernia Surgery Right for You?
    You need to repair a hernia. Here’s how robotic surgery may be the best option.  Hiatal hernias are surprisingly common. Our Berwyn, La Grange, and Elmhurst, IL surgeons see this condition Read more
  • The Benefits Of Cancer Screenings
    There are certain cancers, such as stomach, colon, and rectal cancers, that can be treated if caught early. It’s important to listen to your doctor when they recommend a cancer Read more
  • What Is Diverticulitis?
    Diverticulitis appears differently in different people, but it is always a source of pain and discomfort. Your doctor at Suburban Surgical Associates/Suburban Metabolic Institute in Berwyn, La Grange, and Elmhurst, Read more
  • Everything You Need To Know About Gastric Bypass
    Is your New Year's resolution every year the same? Would you like finally to achieve your ideal weight and improve your health? At Suburban Surgical Associates/Suburban Metabolic Institute in Berwyn, Read more
  • What To Know About Gallbladder Surgery
    The gallbladder is an organ that is kind of shaped like a pear. It's located on the right side of your abdomen, right beneath your liver. It contains a digestive Read more
  • Scheduling a Breast Cancer Screening
    Here’s why every woman should come in for annual breast cancer screenings.  If you are a woman in her forties who is at average risk for developing breast cancer, then you’ll Read more
  • Why You Might Need a General Surgeon
    A general surgeon may be called upon to perform a variety of treatments, from the removal of disease to treating injuries and performing elective procedures. But this is not the Read more
  • Don’t Underestimate Obesity
    Obesity is a chronic, progressive disease.1As obesity worsens, the risk of developing other serious diseases also increases. Recent studies have shown that people with obesity are at an increased risk Read more
  • What You Should Know About Robotic Hernia Surgery
    Find out if robotic hernia surgery is right for you. Did you know that about a million hernia surgeries are performed in the US each year? Of course, traditional hernia surgery Read more
  • What Is a Colon Cancer Screening?
    At Suburban Surgical Associates/Suburban Metabolic Institute in Illinois, our medical providers diagnose and treat a variety of conditions. One of our most beneficial procedures are colon cancer screenings, which detect Read more
  • Welcome to Our Blog
    Welcome to the Blog of Suburban Surgical Associates/Suburban Metabolic InstituteSuburban Surgical Associates/Suburban Metabolic Institute would like to welcome you to our blog. Here you will find informative and useful postings Read more

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