Hemorrhoids are one of the most common ailments known. Approximately
75% of people will have hemorrhoids at some point in their life.
Hemorrhoids are common amongst adults of all ages. If you suspect
hemorrhoids, you should always be evaluated with a thorough
consultation and examination by a physician for an accurate diagnosis
and treatment plan and to exclude a serious illness or condition.
Hemorrhoids are just one of many causes for rectal bleeding and
lesions around the anus that need evaluation. Dr. Shawn Khodadadian, a
top rated gastroenterologist commonly treats hemorrhoids and can
quickly alleviate your pain.
GREAT NEWS ABOUT HEMORRHOIDS! Hemorrhoids are a very common and
bothersome problem affect three out of four people during their lives.
This accounts for millions of doctor visits each year with complaints
related to hemorrhoids. Infrared coagulation, or IRC, is a minimally
invasive, non-surgical medical procedure used to treat hemorrhoids.
Hemorrhoids are veins in your anal area that have become swollen or
inflamed. They easily are irritated because of their location, making
them prone to bleeding, itching and infection.
While there are many techniques for eliminating problem hemorrhoids,
IRC has been shown to be effective and fast acting. Dr. Khodadadian, a
best in class Upper East Side NYC gastroenterologist has completed
special training in applying IRC and has treated many patients
Laser hemorrhoids treatments use infrared light, a laser or an
electrical current with the same efficiency. Infrared coagulation is
conducted on an outpatient basis in the doctor’s office. Mild
sedation can be administered as necessary for the procedure which
usually only takes a few minutes.