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Dr. Fernando Parayno Estrada

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Dr. Fernando Parayno Estrada is a top Surgeon in Bethlehem, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Fernando Parayno Estrada is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Fernando Parayno Estrada is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Fernando Parayno Estrada is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Dr. Fernando Parayno Estrada is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Fernando Parayno Estrada
  • Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
  • University of the Philippines
  • Accepting new patients

Are there any risks involved in appendix surgery for a 12 year old?

Risks are generally low and rare with experienced surgeon. Risks are: -Risk of anesthesia complications -Bleeding -Infection of incision -Leakage of bowel injury & nearby READ MORE
Risks are generally low and rare with experienced surgeon. Risks are:

-Risk of anesthesia complications
-Bleeding
-Infection of incision
-Leakage of bowel injury & nearby organs
-Breakdown of wound repair after surgery

How long after an appendix surgery can I resume swimming?

Make sure you inform your surgeon what you plan to do on your follow-up visit.

What are the risks of a tracheostomy?

Wrong insertion of a tracheostomy tube outside the trachea (wind pipe) injury to adjacent blood vessel can cause bleeding, hematoma (blood clots around the neck). Accidental removal READ MORE
Wrong insertion of a tracheostomy tube outside the trachea (wind pipe) injury to adjacent blood vessel can cause bleeding, hematoma (blood clots around the neck). Accidental removal after placement is an emergency. Injury to the thyroid gland. Long-term narrowing of the trachea (wind pipe). Experience of the surgeon is important. Otherwise, it is usually safe.

How soon before my heart surgery should I stop smoking?

Immediately, and you must quit permanently. Arterial blood gas is usually checked prior to surgery. Oxygen saturation is monitored during surgery as well as your PCo2 level.