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New Optimization Clinic at Specialists in General Surgery Copy

May 17, 2017

Experts within the new Optimization Clinic at Specialists in General Surgery can help you become more engaged in your care prior to complex surgical procedures, such as bariatric surgery, gastric resection, a Whipple procedure or esophageal cancer surgery. During the…

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Specialists in General Surgery

New Optimization Clinic at Specialists in General Surgery

May 1, 2017

Experts within the new Optimization Clinic at Specialists in General Surgery can help you become more engaged in your care prior to complex surgical procedures, such as bariatric surgery, gastric resection, a Whipple procedure or esophageal cancer surgery. During the…

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SGS/North Memorial Metabolic & Bariatric Program Receives MBSAQUIP Accreditation

May 9, 2016

The results of the Metabolic and Bariatric Accreditation Survey from November 20, 2015, are official. The American College of Surgeons’ Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP), in partnership with the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric…

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Do you suffer from esophageal disease?

March 3, 2016

Esophageal diseases are complex and involve a multimodality approach to diagnosis and treatment. Specialists in General Surgery and North Memorial have recently created a new esophageal center to manage and treat patients with esophageal diseases. About Esophageal Disease Cases of…

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Two SGS physicians named “Top Doctor, Rising Star” by Minneapolis/St. Paul Magazine

March 3, 2016

Click one of the physicians below to learn more about him or her.

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Specialists in General Surgery physicians participated in Choosing Wisely

March 3, 2016

Kourtney Kemp, MD, collaborated with a team from Minnesota Medical Association to create two videos that encourage physicians and parents of pediatric patients to discuss the option of using ultrasound instead of a CT scan when a child presents with…

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Dr. Kemp in Honduras

SGS surgeons make mission trips to Dominican Republic, Haiti, and Honduras.

March 3, 2016

Steven Kern, MD, one of the surgeons at Specialists in General Surgery, is shown here with his wife, Anne Kern, MD. Read about their volunteer work providing medical care to patients in the Dominican Republic and Haiti in this article…

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