• Joel Bauer MD
  • Stephen Gorfine MD
  • David Chessin MD
  • Daniel Popowich MD

Blog Posts in 2016

  • Dr. Bauer Honored by CCFA

    Last October, Dr. Bauer was honored by the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation in their Broadway’s Got Guts fundraising event. Dr. Bauer has had a lifelong commitment to treating and curing inflammatory bowel diseases (Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis). Over his career, he has provided and helped improve several innovative, minimally invasive surgical techniques for these diseases, allowing ...
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  • A Continued Legacy of Research Excellence

    In 2016, the latest research of Dr. Bauer, Dr. Gorfine, Dr. Popowich and Dr. Chessin was presented at internationally attended conferences, including at the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting in Los Angeles, the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract Annual Meeting in San Diego, and at the Society of Pelvic Surgeons Annual Meeting in St. Louis. The topics ...
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  • Preparing For a Laparoscopic Procedure

    If you’ve been recently diagnosed with an abdominal or colorectal disorder that can be treated with surgery, your doctor will likely recommend a laparoscopic procedure. Surgeries that are done laparoscopically reduce invasiveness, recovery time, and pain level. In this blog, we will discuss how best to prepare for an upcoming laparoscopic surgery. Talk To Your Doctor Before your surgery, you’ll ...
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  • What Are The Different Types of Hernias?

    A hernia occurs when a section of tissue is able to push through a weak spot found in the abdominal wall. Depending on where the hernia is located, there are a number of surgical options that can help treat and heal a hernia. In this blog, we discuss the different types of hernias that can be treated. Inguinal Hernia This type of hernia is among the most common type of hernias and make up about ...
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  • Treatment Options for Crohn's Disease

    While there is no cure for Crohn’s disease, there are a number of treatment options available that can help delay the progression of the disease. Whether a patient responds successfully to a treatment, however, depends on the circumstance of his or her condition.In this blog, we share the different treatment options available and what each one entails. Medication The medication prescribed to those ...
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  • American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons - 2014 Annual Scientific Meeting

    On May 2014, Drs. Bauer, Gorfine and Popowich participated in the 2014 Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) in Hollywood, Florida . The meeting brings together colorectal surgeons from around the nation to discuss in-depth and up-to-date knowledge relative to surgery for diseases of the colon, rectum and anus with emphasis on patient care, teaching ...
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