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FYI - January, 2014
Has the transition to Obamacare left you confused about insurance coverage for your surgery? We can help. Dr. Wright is the in-network provider for the following health plans...

EVENT - December 2, 2013
Health Talks Series at Meridian Surgery Center. "About Gastro-esophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) and treatment options." 

GERD Awareness Week - Nov. 24-30. More than 30 million Americans suffer from acid reflux each month. Meridian Surgey Center is participating in GERD Awareness Week to promote awareness of health risks of and treatment solutions for GERD.

EVENT - August 21, 2013
Health Talks Series at Meridian Surgery Center. "I roboto: Gallbladder Surgery in 2013: Robotic, laparoscopic, and minimally invasive options for my surgery."

EVENT - July 17, 2013
Health Talks Series at Meridian Surgery Center. "Hernia Surgery... Now or Later?  Learn about causes, options for fixes, and how waiting for surgery can affect your health risks."

EVENT - June 26, 2013
Health Talks Series at Meridian Surgery Center. "Hot Heartburn Cure Options— Endocynch, LINX, robots, Nissan and restoration of natural function."  

NEWS - June 20, 2013
Laural Schaberg, NP Joins Our Team
Meridian Surgery Center welcomes nurse practioner Laural Schaberg starting June 20! She will see patients Friday afternoons for initial workups, additional testing and medical clearance before major procedures.

August 6, 2012 - Business Examiner Features Dr. Wright
Check out Dr. Wright's interview about his practice, research and upcoming presentation in Chicago in the South Sound's one and only Business Examiner! View the online article.

July 13, 2012 -- Dr. Robert C. Wright to Speak at American College of Surgery Annual Conference

July 2012 - The American College of Surgeons has invited Dr. Wright to give a video presentation on damaged nerve identification during inguinal hernia repair surgery at its Annual Clinical Congress in Chicago Sept. 30-Oct. 4. His is one of only three hernia-related research presentations selected for the prestigious Annual Clinical Congress.

June 4, 2012 - Health Talks Series at Meridian Surgery Center. "Reflux: It's Not Your Mother's Heartburn: Causes, Prevention and What You Can Do About GERD."

May 14, 2012 - Health Talks Series at Meridian Surgery Center. "Ouch! What's That Pain in My Groin? Causes, Fixes, and How You Cand Descrease Your Risk for Hernia."

May 9, 2012 - Puyallup Herald Features Dr. Wright.
Highlighting Dr. Wright's Health Talks, the article discusses hernias and the one-year anniversary of the Cascade Hernia Institute, a center that focuses on his peer-reviewed hernia-related research. Disussing the need to treat hernias early on before they become an urgent matter, Dr. Wright was quoted as saying, “The greater the pain you have before it’s fixed, the greater the chance you will have chronic pain following surgery.” View the online article.

April 30, 2012 - Health Talks Series at Meridian Surgery Center. "A Bitter Taste - Heartburn, Acid Reflux and Hiatal Hernias. What’s the Difference Between Them, How Can They Harm Me and What Can I Do?"

March 28, 2012 -- Puyallup Surgeon to Speak at Conferences in New York, Hawaii









"I felt very comfortable as a patient because you explained the procedure so precisely and took time to make sure I understood the operation."
-- patient