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What You Need To Know About Hernias

What You Need To Know About Hernias

What is a hernia? A hernia is a medical issue that involves a piece of tissue pushing through a weak spot in the abdominal wall muscles, creating a bulge and often associated pain. This can be fatty tissue pushing through, or your intestines or...

Weight Loss Surgery – The Ins and Outs

Weight Loss Surgery – The Ins and Outs

Maybe you’ve heard of weight loss surgery before, and maybe you’ve thought it sounds like a pretty sweet deal for losing weight fast. This is not exactly the case. Weight loss surgery is a very comprehensive lifestyle change that takes time,...

Obesity Surgery

This article was featured on KMEG14 Siouxland News. It is no surprise that obesity can lead to a lot of complications. Dr. Keith Vollstedt of Mercy Medical Group said, "That excess weight that we carry also contributes to pain on the joints, pain...

Dr. Keith Vollstedt Receives Recertification

Dr. Keith Vollstedt Receives Recertification

Dr. Keith Vollstedt, a general surgeon at Midlands Clinic P.C. in Dakota Dunes, received his recertification from the American Board of Surgery. Dr. Vollstedt has been practicing general surgery since 1992 and has a strong, professional interest in...