October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer found in women in the United States affecting more than 250,000 per year. This means that one in eight women will develop breast cancer during their lives. Around 85% of women with breast cancer have no family history of breast cancer. What are the risk factors […]

Skin Cancer and Steps You Can Take to Prevent It

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States affecting one in five people by the age of 70. It occurs when there is a change in the DNA of cells causing an abnormal growth. These changes allow the cells to continue to replicate, without the usual mechanisms that prevent growth, […]

Where did these come from?

Any guesses what this is a picture of? Hint: they are found in your body. If you guessed gallstones, you are correct. This is a pictures of some of the gallstones that our practice has removed over the last 3 years. Gallstones come in 2 main forms. The most common type of stones are from […]

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Dr. Kavita Deonarine joins our surgical team

Hello everyone. We are excited to announce that Dr. Kavita Deonarine will be joining our surgical team starting September 1, 2017. She completed residency at Howard University and is excited to start practice in Kitsap County. She is experience in the full range of General Surgery including: hernias, gallbladder disease, colonoscopies, colon resections for diverticulitis […]