The Sternberg Clinic Patient Resources

Preparing for Surgery

A Patient Guide to Pilonidal Disease: The FAQ

Get ready to be cured of your painful Pilonidal Disease. Read everything you need to know about undergoing the Cleft Lift procedure at The Sternberg Clinic of Pilonidal Surgery.

Dr. Jeffrey Sternberg explains what patients want to know ahead of surgery day and how to recover quickly.

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Patient Resources

Patient Instructions and Forms

Looking for the New Patient History Form and post-operative instructions for Pilonidal Surgery and General and Colorectal Surgery?

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The Patient Journey

Strategies for a Successful Surgery

Planning Your Trip to SF

Start planning your trip San Francisco: An itinerary

Why Travel for Surgery?

The Sternberg Clinic treats patients from around the globe

Tips for a Fast Recovery

How to drain the wound and other post-operative advice.

Patient Testimonials: The Blog

Read success stories from surgery patients

This surgery gave me my life back
I had been dealing with the pilonidal disease for 6 years and …
Underappreciated and Misunderstood
Pilonidal disease is a common condition affecting perhaps 1% of the young …
Dr. Sternberg Awarded Top Doctor
Our commitment to successful outcomes for patients with Pilonidal Disease has been …
I Traveled… and I Could Not Be Happier
Every country in the world needs a Pilonidal expert like Dr. Sternberg. …

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