Brian Binetti, MD

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Surgeons offer narcotic-free surgery, reduce pain and risk of addiction

Posted:  7/25/2018

Opioids are a powerful drug commonly used for pain management, or anesthesia, during surgery. But, they can be dangerous, as they can be addictive for some surgical patients. Many surgeons at Health Quest Medical Practice are offe...

What’s reflux and how can I get relief?

Posted:  12/7/2017

  Reflux is a disease. Not a bad meal choice. Also called gastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD, it is caused by a weak muscle in your esophagus that allows acid and bile to flow from the stomach back up into the throat. N...

Commonly asked questions about sleeve gastrectomy

Posted:  6/28/2017

What is a sleeve gastrectomy? The sleeve gastrectomy has quickly become the most popular weight-loss surgery performed nationwide. Named after the shape the stomach resembles at the conclusion of the procedure, about 80 to 85 perc...