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Dr. Tomas Birriel and his team of specialists take pride in offering a wide range of surgical services to the people and communities around the Morgan City, Louisiana, clinic. This includes several different forms of breast surgery, biopsy diagnostics, the installation of gastric balloons, thyroid treatment, gallstone treatments, and other surgical services.

It’s important to understand that there are several factors that contribute to a comfortable recovery experience. This includes taking measures to prevent infection, taking prescription medications as directed, cleaning sutures and drainage tubes, as well as making sure you plan for adequate rest.

Dr. Birriel and his staff understand that for some individuals, setting aside sufficient recovery time can be challenging. During your initial surgical consultation, Dr. Birriel will advise you of the necessary recovery time and other restrictions. This might also include providing a note to your employer.

It’s best to make every effort to maximize this rest time to allow your body’s resources to focus on healing. This might involve take a week or two off from work, or taking steps to ensure you have someone available to help you out around the house.

If you are scheduled for an upcoming surgical treatment at Dr. Birriel’s clinic in Morgan City, Louisiana, and you have a preparation or surgical recovery question, you can always call 985-384-7173 to speak to a member of staff.