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

Young at Heart- Facebook Live
  • Young at Heart- Facebook Live

    Diagnostic Breast Imaging at BVRMC Speakers: Shalee Stuart, Mammography Supervisor, Emily Ellefson, MRI Supervisor, & April Holm, Nuclear Medicine Technician How to Access Facebook Live:

    1. Visit BVRMC's Facebook Page
    2. Video will pop up on page at 10:00 a.m.

    Thursday, September 3, 2020
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

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Breastfeeding Class
  • Breastfeeding Class

    Taught by our own International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. Learn tips to get the best start and promote a successful experience. Breast pumps also discussed.
    Tuesday, September 15, 2020
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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