Specialist in Hemorrhoid Care

We are dedicated to helping hemorrhoid sufferers eliminate their periodic flare ups of bleeding, pain, and prolapse.

Dr. Levi Kirkland is a Board Certified Surgeon with over 25 years of experience in managing hemorrhoid issues.  A surgeon is the most qualified health care provider to manage hemorrhoid problems. It is the only specialty that affords the physician the expertise to manage these issues from a medical, in-office procedural and surgical perspective.

Our purpose is to reduce the anguish and embarrassment that individuals experience in their everyday life related to their hemorrhoids. We hope to eliminate those trips to the pharmacy to repeatedly buy over the counter medications to combat this malady.

Hemorrhoids are vascular cushions that are part of the lower rectum and anal canal.  They have been described as the varicose veins of the anus. It has been estimated that more than 50% of the population over 50 years of age have experienced some issue related to hemorrhoids.

Quite often your symptoms can be managed by IN OFFICE , PAINLESS , AND HIGHLY EFFECTIVE PROCEDURES.


The exact cause of hemorrhoids is unknown. Some feel that the upright position of humans may contribute forces and pressures causing them to bulge.

The following are commonly felt to contribute :

  • Constipation
  • Pregnancy
  • Straining
  • Heavy Lifting
  • Heredity
  • Poor Nutrition
  • Prolonged Sitting
  • Aging

Whatever the cause, the tissues and vessels dilate and bleed. As pressure continues the vessels may protrude.


The following may indicate that you have symptoms :

  • Bleeding with bowel movements
  • Protrusion with bowel movements
  • Itching
  • Pain
  • Sensitive Lumps
  • Difficulty Sitting


  • Grade 1 - Non-prolapsing internal hemorrhoids
  • Grade 2 - Prolapse of hemorrhoids during defectation with
                   spontaneous reduction
  • Grade 3 - Prolapse of hemorrhoids that require manual reduction
  • Grade 4 - Prolapsed and incarceration of hemorrhoids that cannot be                  reduced


Expert Help is Available.

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