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Appendicitis Treatment & Surgery in Syracuse, NY


Welcome to Syracuse Hernia Center, your trusted surgery center for appendicitis care. Dr. Robert Weiss, a board-certified general surgeon, is dedicated to providing tailored care and cutting-edge solutions for appendicitis, catering to patients aged 6 and above.

With a strong focus on outpatient services, we ensure convenience without compromising treatment quality. Dr. Weiss personally supervises each patient's care, guaranteeing individual attention and expert guidance throughout the appendicitis treatment journey. In emergencies, count on our center for prompt and effective intervention, offering reassurance during tough times.

Trust Dr. Weiss at Syracuse Hernia Center for outstanding appendicitis care, combining medical expertise, empathy, and a patient-centered approach to achieve optimal outcomes for you and your family.



Minimally-Invasive Appendix Removal Surgery

Quick, Safe Appendix Pain Treatment in Syracuse

Syracuse Hernia Center prioritizes effective and timely appendix removal surgery, also known as an appendectomy. Here's what you need to know about our approach to appendix removal:

  • Advanced Surgical Expertise: Dr. Robert Weiss, a board-certified general surgeon, specializes in performing laparoscopic and robotic appendectomies, utilizing advanced techniques to ensure precise and efficient removal of the inflamed appendix.
  • Outpatient Convenience: The majority of our appendectomy procedures are performed on an outpatient basis, allowing for a swift recovery in the comfort of your own home.
  • Personalized Care: Dr. Weiss is dedicated to providing personalized care, ensuring that each patient receives individual attention and tailored treatment plans to address their specific needs.
  • Emergency Response: In emergency cases, Syracuse Hernia Center is equipped to promptly address acute appendicitis, providing timely surgical intervention to alleviate symptoms and prevent complications.
  • Comprehensive Aftercare: Our team is committed to supporting patients throughout their recovery process, offering thorough post-operative guidance and follow-up care to promote a smooth and successful recuperation.

At Syracuse Hernia Center, we deliver compassionate, expert-driven surgical care, focusing on optimal outcomes and patient well-being.

Frequently Asked Questions

What kinds of symptoms suggest I may need an appendectomy?

Symptoms that may indicate the need for an appendectomy include abdominal pain, especially in the lower right side, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, and fever. If you experience these symptoms, it's important to seek medical attention promptly.

Will I need medication after an appendectomy?

After an appendectomy, medication may be needed to manage pain and prevent infection. Dr. Weiss will provide specific guidance based on your individual needs.

Is appendix removal surgery covered by insurance?

Yes, appendix removal surgery is typically covered by insurance. However, coverage may vary depending on the insurance plan, so it is advisable to check with your specific insurance provider for details. If you have any questions, reach out to us – we’re happy to help.

How can I get started with the best general surgeon near me?

Dr. Weiss and the team at Syracuse Hernia Center work hard to make the process of receiving care as seamless as possible. Simply reach out to us to schedule your first appointment.

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