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Dr. Russell Juno

General Surgery
La Grange, TX
23 years experience male

Locations

Office

La Grange, TX

Address

1720 North Von Minden Road, La Grange, TX
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My office hours

Wednesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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General Surgery

Doctor Q&A

46 Answers
5 Agrees
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Moves other organs.: The pancreas is located in the left upper quadrant. Also pancreatitis is an inflammed pancreas due to multiple causes. Lying on your right side prob... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
There : There is nothing in authentic medical literature that refers to a "gallbladder flush." I have had several patients mention this to me and my advice i... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Yes: I would just wait until appropriate and schedule a visit with you physician to followup.
A male asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Yes,... usually: You should verify this with your son's surgeon. But typically the affected rectum is removed and then normal rectum is reattached. The surgeon may n... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
NO: No it will not cause it. You may have some cramping etc after the colonoscopy due to the air put in the colon curing the colonoscopy.
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
See the Dr.: Typical causes of this could be reflux and a hital hernia, however otehr causes could be heart trouble. I encourage you to see your physician.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Yes: If you have missed your periods then try a pregnancy test. I do not know of any increase fertility after laparoscopy.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Right Side: The gallbladder in both males and females is located under the liver. It is usually located closed to the bottom of the right rib cage on the abdomen... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Either time if good.: If you haven't had a bowel movement and are using MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) now try it now if it is early in the day. If it is later then try it ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Depends: That can be due to different reasons. Check with your physican to get to the cause of it.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Depends: Most people you strive for 25-30 grams of fiber daily. If they tend to be constipated or have diverticulosis then they should eat more. Any snack wi... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Depends: Peptic ulcers cause pain and indigestion feelings. They can also bleed. So patients with bleeding ulcers will have the pain in there upper abdomen a... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Right Side: The appendix is located on the right side in men and women. However is can vary. It can be located anywhere on the right side up to the ribs and als... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Cyst: Sound like he has a sebaceous or epidermal inclusion cyst. Both are the same. But this one sound like it has become infected. See your physician to... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Could be hemorrhoids: Hemorrhoids are blood vessels, usually veins, in the anorectal area. They can get swollen kind of like varicose veins on ones legs. They can also be... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Yes: If a hernia becomes trapped, the contents within it can start to die. This could lead to fever and diarrhea.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Yes: Yes i would encoriage you to take the probiotic while on the Metronidazole and for a few days afterwards. Even doing that be cautionous that the Metr... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Yes: Most physician would try these first before offering surgery. They usually include see a physcial therapsit. They would try techniques with stretchi... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
All effective: Theses are just supplements. All are effective but i caution that while taking benefiber you have to make sure you drink lots of water with it. But ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
No: On rare occasions a colonoscopy can possible cause some injury to the liver or spleen.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
How often do you go.: The true 'definition' of constipation is once week. Are your stools 'normal' or hard. Some people do not have to 'go' every day. I would like my pa... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Symptoms same.: Pain in the groin could be related to either of those causes. If there is a bulge then more likely a hernia, however you can't always feel a hernia o... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
No: Miralax (polyethylene glycol) is a laxative. Consult with the physician who diagnosed the colitis and ask them for further directions.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
OK: That should be fine. You just want enough water to get the powder dissolved.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Eat more often: You do not need a bigger stomach. You should try to eat about 5-6 time a day. This will help better regulate your glucose intake and increase the wo... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Depends: This could take several weeks to heal. One thing is to see a surgeon to get evaluated to see what caused the fissure. But the first line is to keep ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
No: We in the medical community do not know the exact cause of uc. It is an autoimmune/inflammatory process that attacks the colon. Treatment is aimed a... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Not fully: A hiatal hernia is when the stomach moves into the chest through the "esophageal hiatus" in the diaphragm. This hole is there natrually to allow the ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
See below: This is the part of the body known as the abdomen and would include parts of the pelvis. It contains the most of the gastrointestinal and genitourina... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Small: Most people need between 25-30 grams a day. If you tend to be constipated then you need more. A "usual" dose from a supplement such as citucel, whet... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Lots: A hemorrhoid is an enlarged blood vessel in the rectum. There are 2 sets one internally and one externally. The external ones are usually painful an... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Depends.: I would recommend you see a physician. Maybe just a virus or could be an infection. Could also be something more. You may also becoming dehydrated ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Depends: That depends based on what the patient means and the underlying problems.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Yes: Diarrhea is caused by irriation of the large or small intestines. This can be caused by viruses or bacteria passed from other people. See medical at... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
No: I do not recommend a gallbladder flush. This could cause more harm.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Is c diff treated: I would make sure the c dif is treated with repeat stools studies. Also start taking a probiotic daily. The antibiotics used to treat it can be hard... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Eat your fiber: Lots of water and fiber are requirements for evryone. If you tend to be constipated then you need more fiber. You masy need to add more metamucil bu... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Yes: Chronic coughing would cause increased abdominal pressures. That increase can contribute to a hiatal hernia.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Neither: Vomiting a black substancde is usually the sign of blood in the stomach or hematemesis. Both gall bladder disease and appendicitis can cause nausea, ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Few days: Sound like you had a thrombosed external hemorrhoid. Once ruptured the pain should have felt better. Bleeding should stop within a few days but i wo... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Bigger: It is either getting bigger or the contents are trapped and swelling.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Hard to tell: Symptoms can be similar. Upper endoscopy and xrays can ruleout ulcers. True reflux is a physical problem and can not be treated with medications. I... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Depends: If the hernia has been evaluated by a surgeon and you decided not to have it repaired, then it should be ok if it golfing does not cause you pain. If... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
See a physician: If you are active and they are bothering you then i recommend seeing a physician. These can be controlled with diet and some suppositories but furthe... Read More
A 79-year-old male asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Eat more fiber.: There is no known direct link with sugar or its substitutes causing diverticulitis flare up. However sugar and sweeteners can cause diarrhea or other... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Russell Juno
General Surgery 23 years experience
Surgery will help: This is a tough question and still being looked at. The data so far does show that antireflux surgery)does shows some regression of short amounts of ... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Juno is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you Dr. Juno for taking the time out of your busy schedule to answer my question.
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Thanks for your quick reply! THANK FOR YOUR EXPLAIN
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Graduated 1999MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
Completed 2006

Awards

Finalist Max Zinninger Award, University of Cincinnati, Department of Surgery
1st Place Resident Research forum, Ohio Chapter of the American College of Surgeons
Finalist Resident Research Competition, University of Cincinnati, Department of Surgery

Affiliations

American College of Surgeons
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
American Society for Bariatric Surgery
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