Category: Gallbladder Surgery

When should I have my gallbladder removed?

Gallbladder surgery, also known as cholecystectomy, is typically recommended for individuals who are experiencing symptoms related to gallbladder disease or gallstones. Gallbladder surgery may be necessary under the following circumstances: Symptomatic Gallstones:If you have gallstones that are causing symptoms such as abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, or jaundice (yellowing of the skin and eyes), your doctor…

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What General Surgeries Does Olde Del Mar Offer?

At Olde Del Mar Surgical, we’re best known for our expertise in bariatric surgery. We’re led by Dr. Sunil Bhoyrul, an award-winning surgeon who has gained national recognition for his experience and dedication to the bariatric branch of medicine.    While bariatric surgery is a large part of what makes us stand out, we also…

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What to Know About Gallbladder Surgery

What to know before gallbladder surgery

The gallbladder is a curious piece of anatomy. A small sac-like organ, its primary function is to store digestive juices to help the small intestine break down fat. This little sachet of bile is likely to go unnoticed — in fact, most people can’t point to its location in the body — until it causes pain….

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