Doctor Q&A for Dr. Tracy Berg

A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
32 years experience General Surgery
Anti reflux surgery: Gerd can be managed well with medications and diet manipulations. Avoiding alcohol and nicotine will help reduce your reflux. The decision to proceed ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
32 years experience General Surgery
When to get checked: Yes, you need to get evaluated and treated for dehydration with this length of illness/vomiting. Good idea to go to ER, you will likely need an IV, an ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
32 years experience General Surgery
Extra fluid: joints have some fluid, your MRI is indicating you have an extra amount of joint fluid in your knee. Talk to your doctor about management. Be well.
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
32 years experience General Surgery
He takes care: Hard to answer this question expect in general terms. Always good when a person takes care, gets a diagnosis, seeks treatment and can share the experi ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
32 years experience General Surgery
Not common: during recovery from surgery, vomiting is a serious symptom that needs to be evaluated. Call or go in to see your surgeon. Okay to sip tea with sugar. ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
32 years experience General Surgery
When 2 get evaluated: I agree with your GI doc, a surgery consult is the next step. If you develop fever, vomiting or worsening pain go to the ER. Be well.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
32 years experience General Surgery
Hernia: Hernia repair followed by pregnancy is associated with hernia recurrence. Depending on where your hernia is located and how you plan to deliver need t ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
32 years experience General Surgery
Antifungal: Is your scar in a warm moist area? You may have a minor skin fungal overgrowth, that becomes itchy and is often associated with red patches. Try haird ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
32 years experience General Surgery
Risk with new device: Surgery, inherently has risk. The risk/benefit analysis where you compare your risk without surgery to the risk of your procedure/surgeon combination ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
32 years experience General Surgery
Possible diagnosis: There are several possible causes to chronic right lower abdominal pain. Appendicitis and other bowel problems make you very sick, very fast so they g ... Read More
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