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Dr. Thako H. Mokgalaka

Surgeon

Dr. Thako Mokgalaka is a general surgeon practicing in Brandenburg Close, Pretoria. Dr. Mokgalaka specializes in abdominal contents including the esophagus, stomach, liver, gallbladder, pancreas and often thyroid glands. General surgeons are able to deal with almost any surgical or critical care emergency, also involving the skin or soft tissue trauma. Dr. Mokgalaka provides quality surgical service for gravely ill or injured patients and is able to respond quickly due to knowledge of various surgical procedures.
Dr. Thako H. Mokgalaka
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Having my gallbladder removed - will my life be different after?

Having your gallbladder surgery is a wake-up call for your health. Most people get devastating illnesses without warning e.g. heart disease or death due to stroke. Risk of having READ MORE
Having your gallbladder surgery is a wake-up call for your health. Most people get devastating illnesses without warning e.g. heart disease or death due to stroke. Risk of having devastating health problems are low if you consult your dietician for advise on diet and exercise and a regular medical checkup should suffice. With advanced surgical innovations, mortality related to removal of gallbladder is very low without comorbidity. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is a safe procedure,hospital stay is about two days. Relax.