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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Strategies for a Successful Surgery
Read success stories from surgery patients
- ‘The gold standard for pilonidal surgery’I lived with a pilonidal cyst for two years – it was uncomfortable to sit normally and limited my ability to exercise. I saw a couple local doctors who recommended surgery, but the procedure they would perform involved a lengthyContinue reading “‘The gold standard for pilonidal surgery’”
- I’m a gamer! Why does my butt hurt so bad?If you spend hours sitting in front of a computer monitor or TV screen playing video games, you’re at risk of developing a common pain in your butt crack better known in the medical community as Pilonidal Disease.
- ‘I couldn’t believe that my life was back to normal’I am a 24-year-old recovered patient from the Cleft Lift procedure. I first found out I had Pilonidal Disease when I was 19 and it was definitely some weird news to me (I got the Cleft Lift when I wasContinue reading “‘I couldn’t believe that my life was back to normal’”
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To learn more about treating your Pilonidal Disease with surgery and the Cleft Lift procedure, contact our office staff for information or to schedule an appointment.
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