Tag Archives: bariatric surgery

Surgical Associates remains dedicated to keeping patients, their families and its medical staff safe and healthy amid the rapidly-evolving COVID-19 pandemic. To limit the exposure risk of everyone involved, Surgical Associates is maximizing the use of telehealth technology to keep patients home and prevent the spread of the virus. To maintain patients’ quality of life […]

Anna Wicklund, N.P., to also play key role in the development of group’s new “Longevity Clinic”   WAUSAU, WI – Surgical Associates, S.C. is thrilled to announce the addition of Anna Wicklund, N.P., to its Aesthetics/Plastic Surgery team. Wicklund has been specializing in aesthetics and facial rejuvenation in North Central Wisconsin for three years, treating […]

Surgical Associates remains dedicated to keeping patients, their families and its medical staff safe and healthy amid the rapidly-evolving COVID-19 pandemic. To limit the exposure risk of everyone involved, Surgical Associates is maximizing the use of telehealth technology to keep patients home and prevent the spread of the virus. To maintain patients’ quality of life […]

New minimally invasive procedure prevents strokes   Surgical Associates, S.C. is the first in the region to treat carotid artery disease and prevent future strokes using a new procedure called TransCarotid Artery Revascularization (TCAR). TCAR (tee-kahr) is a clinically proven, minimally invasive and safe approach for high surgical risk patients who need carotid artery treatment. […]

Event will introduce plastic surgeon Dr. Alexey Markelov and highlight Elevé MedSpa services   Surgical Associates, S.C. is hosting a Plastic Surgery and Elevé MedSpa Open House Wednesday, November 13 to introduce the community to new surgeon Dr. Alexey Markelov and the services he provides. The event is set to run between 4:30 p.m. and […]

Prestigious recognition highlights ongoing excellence in care and service to patients   Surgical Associates, S.C., Central Wisconsin’s largest private surgical practice, is proud to announce it has achieved accreditation by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). Status as an AAAHC-accredited organization affirms that Surgical Associates meets rigorous, nationally-recognized standards for health care services. […]

Sufferers of heartburn often shrug off their discomfort, thinking it’s a “natural occurrence” and “no big deal.” While occasional heartburn, triggered by a particularly large, spicy or fatty meal, is no cause for alarm, antacids shouldn’t have to be a regular “dessert.” If the pain is severe and becomes a way of life (occurring more […]

Bariatric surgery has long been identified to be one of the only interventions that maintains significant weight loss.   Surgical Associates offers two bariatric surgery options: The Roux-en-Y Procedure and Sleeve Gastrectomy.   The Roux-en-Y procedure reduces the size of the stomach to a small, egg-sized pouch. This decreases the amount of food a patient can […]