Buena Vista General Surgery

General Surgery doctors Armstrong and Dierking

210 East 5th Street, Storm Lake, Iowa 50588

Phone: 712.213.4750

Doctors Armstrong and Dierking offer a full range of surgical services including the latest in minimally invasive surgical techniques.

 

Endoscopy

  • Upper Endoscopy (EGD) for cancer screening, polyp removal, bleeding disorders
  • Colonoscopy for cancer screening, polyp removal, bleeding disorders

Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery

  • Gallbladder surgery – including the latest ‘scarless’ technique (Ask us how!)
  • Appendectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Colon surgery for cancer as well as benign diseases like diverticulitis
  • Hysterectomy
  • Tubal Ligation

Hernia

Laparoscopic repair of all types of abdominal and groin hernias:

  • Laparoscopic groin hernia repair
  • Laparoscopic incisional hernia repair

All Laparoscopic repair is done with the least invasive approach.

Neck

  • Skin cancer of the face and scalp
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Thyroidectomy for thyroid cancer and nodules
  • Neck mass

Stomach/Esophagus

  • Laparoscopic Surgical correction of Acid Reflux (Nissen Fundoplication)
  • Surgical management of stomach ulcers and related disorders

Vasectomy

Anorectal

  • Hemorrhoid treatment – both surgical and in-office banding
  • Anal fissures/fistulas

Events and News

LifeServe Blood Drive
  • LifeServe Blood Drive

    Walk-In donations are not accepted at this time/Photo I.D. Required Schedule your appointment online at www.lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800.287.4903 Location: St. Mark Lutheran Church, 1614 W. 5th Street, Storm Lake, IA, Enter & Register at the EAST Entrance
    Wednesday, June 3, 2020
    12:30 pm - 6:00 pm

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  • "Hello Baby" (Sibling Class)

    Being a big sister or brother is a ‘Big Deal’ at BVRMC. Children 3-10 years of age, who are waiting for the arrival of a new baby, can join us to pick out a small gift for the baby, hear a story, learn about babies and have their picture taken.  
    Tuesday, July 7, 2020
    6:30 pm - 7:15 pm

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