Buena Vista General Surgery

General Surgery

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 with the least invasive approach
  • Laparoscopic groin hernia repair
  • Laparoscopic incisional hernia repair

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

BLS for Healthcare Providers
  • BLS for Healthcare Providers

    INTENDED AUDIENCE:

    RN’s, LPN’s, EMT’s, RT’s & other Licensed & Certified Healthcare professionals requiring Healthcare Provider BLS certification for their work

    Part I – Online Course done through American Heart Association. $28.50 Part II - Skills Evaluation. Cost is $30 (This includes the AHA certification card.) Call to 213-8683 to register.
    Thursday, December 20, 2018
    2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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Childbirth Class
  • Childbirth Class

    Learn from nurses certified in teaching childbirth classes. You and your support person can learn about labor, birth, and how to prepare for one of the most important times of your life. Bring 2 pillows. Light snack provided.  $20.00
    Saturday, January 5, 2019
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm

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