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Pinehurst Surgical Clinic Achieves AAAHC Re-Accreditation

Pinehurst, North Carolina – March 4, 2020 – Pinehurst Surgical Clinic is proud to announce they have received a three-year re-accreditation by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). Accreditation distinguishes this surgical clinic from many other outpatient facilities through its adherence to rigorous standards of care and safety and excellence over time. Founded… read more

Dr. Greg Griewe Receives UroLift® Center of Excellence Designation

Pinehurst Surgical Clinic is thrilled to announce that Urologist, Dr. Greg Griewe, has received the UroLift® Center of Excellence designation. This designation is an honor designed to recognize exemplary care of men suffering from urinary tract symptoms, and the achievement of a high level of training and experience with the UroLift® System. Urolift® is a… read more

New Minimally Invasive Procedure Reduces Risk of Stroke

FirstHealth Surgical Specialties Vascular and Vein at Pinehurst Surgical Clinic Among the First to Offer Innovative TCAR Procedure to Treat Carotid Artery Disease Carotid Artery Disease (CAD) is one of the more common vascular diseases, with 427,000 new diagnoses made every year in the U.S. alone. CAD also happens to be the leading cause of… read more

Neck Pain

The neck or cervical spine is a coordinated network of nerves, bones, joints, and muscles directed by the brain and the spinal cord. It is designed for strength, stability, and nerve communication. However, because it is less protected than the rest of the spine, the neck can be vulnerable to injury and disorders that produce… read more

Total Solar Eclipse Eye Safety

On August 21, 2017, beginning at 10:15 a.m. PDT, a total solar eclipse will sweep across the United States. The whole continent will experience a partial eclipse lasting 2 to 3 hours. Halfway through the event, anyone within a roughly 70-mile-wide path from Oregon to South Carolina will experience a brief total eclipse. At that… read more

August is Psoriasis Awareness Month

What is Psoriasis? Psoriasis is a noncontagious, chronic skin condition that produces plaques of thickened, scaling skin. The dry flakes of skin scales result from the excessively rapid proliferation of skin cells. The proliferation of skin cells is triggered by inflammatory chemicals produced by specialized white blood cells called lymphocytes. Psoriasis commonly affects the skin… read more

August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month

With a large number of states beginning the school year earlier, August is the new September! Along with back-to-school shopping, it’s time to make a Comprehensive Eye Exam appointment for your child (children). When is the right time to get a comprehensive eye exam? According to the American Public Health Association, one out of four students… read more

Back Pain

Back pain is a common problem that affects most people at some point in their life. It usually feels like an ache, tension or stiffness in your back. The pain can be triggered by bad posture while sitting or standing, bending awkwardly, or lifting incorrectly. The incidence of back pain has drastically increased. Approximately 90%… read more

At Pinehurst Surgical, each of our surgeons in Pinehurst, Sanford, Troy, Rockingham, Laurinburg and Raeford, NC is truly a specialist in his or her field. So whether you’re coming in for a routine checkup or a major surgery, you can feel confident knowing that your problem will be treated in the most thoughtful, dedicated manner possible.