Deciding to undergo surgery is never an easy decision, but in some cases, it’s necessary. No matter the need, or the reason, surgery will always come with a variety of questions, and naturally, the more you are prepared for the procedure, the less anxious you’ll feel. It’s best to discuss all worries or hesitation with your doctor so you can prepare for what is up ahead and make the most of your recovery.
Your kidneys work hard to perform a variety of functions that keep your system running. For example, when healthy, your kidneys work to regulate your pH and potassium levels while filtering waste products, excess water, and other impurities from your blood.
New York Health (NYHealth), one of the region's largest multi-specialty practices, is proud to announce the addition of Family Medicine Specialist Mark J. Jagust, MD DABFP. He will be practicing at 2835 Middle Country Road, Lake Grove, NY 11755.