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Thermal Techniques

Thermal Techniques

Thermal Techniques

Thermal ablation techniques such as laser therapy or thermal ablation or cryotherapy are techniques, which are topical, can be applied in the outpatient setting, and basically you're applying some form of energy to destroy the hemorrhoidal vein. If it's a thermal technique, naturally you're applying heat. If it's a cryotherapy technique, you're applying cold to freeze and or destroy the hemorrhoidal vein.

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Eugene Trowers, MD, MPH, FACP


  • Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in General Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology
  • Graduated from the New York University School of Medicine in 1976 and has been in practice for over 42 years 
  • Listed in Best Doctors in America, and The Best Doctors in America: Central Region

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