North Metro Surgery Center
North Metro Surgery Center is a freestanding, outpatient surgical facility in Blaine, MN, specializing in podiatric, gastrointestinal, ENT and eye procedures and services. We believe in compassionate medicine, where our focus is on each individual patient.
Should I Have Cataract Surgery?
Most people have very positive results after cataract surgery. In fact, 95 percent of men and women see more clearly after the procedure.
Dress in Blue Day
Dress in Blue Day was created in 2009 to raise awareness for colon cancer, to encourage people to get screened and to celebrate the courage of those affected by this disease.
Digital Eye Strain Can Cause Permanent Vision Problems
According to the Vision Council, a trade organization that manufactures vision care products, digital eye strain could have some serious long-term effects like increasing the risk of cataracts and macular degeneration.
Type 2 Diabetes Linked to Cancer Deaths
Now, a recent meta-analysis conducted by Dutch researchers shows that people with type 2 diabetes are not only more likely to develop these cancers, they are more likely to die from them as well.