The online Health Library of Stony Brook University Physicians offers information about the conditions our surgeons treat, as well as information of the procedures they perform.
This information benefits our patients. It educates them so that they can better participate in their surgical care, before and after it. It helps them to make the best choices of treatment.
For example, here are a couple of links that focus on what to expect after having a general surgery procedure:
More information is available, upon request, from our faculty and staff. Consultations with our surgeons provide an opportunity to gain specific information and learn about one’s treatment options.