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General Surgery

If you are hurt or in pain, our general surgeons are equipped to perform a wide variety of procedures to get you back on your feet.

What Is General Surgery?

General surgery is a surgical specialty that focuses on total body wellness. A general surgeon may be able to perform procedures on multiple areas of the body, but they often focus on:

  • Abdomen
  • Breasts
  • Endocrine system glands
  • Digestive system organs
  • Skin
  • Lipoma
  • Wounds

Common General Surgery Procedures

Our general surgeons specialize in a wide range of conditions and procedure options. We provide minimally invasive, laparoscopic and open surgical procedures to treat conditions such as:

  • Abdominal wall and inguinal hernias, including abdominal wall reconstruction
  • Adrenal gland issues
  • Diverticulitis
  • Gallbladder and gallstone disease
  • Gastric ulcer disease
  • Gastro-esophageal reflux
  • Spleen issues
  • Thyroid and parathyroid disease
  • Colonoscopies

Our Approach to General Surgery

If you need any type of general surgery, our goal is to make you and your loved ones feel as comfortable as possible throughout the entire process. We take a collaborative approach to care and involve you in every decision at every point.

We will also work closely with your primary care physician and care team to provide the recovery and pain management support you need.

Learn more about what you can expect throughout your surgery experience

We know the decision to have surgery is a big one for you and your loved ones. We are here to answer any questions you may have about your general surgery procedure. Talk to your doctor to learn more about our surgical options.