Services

We offer a wide variety of surgical services, including:

Incision and Drainage of Abscesses

  • Office/Operating Room Excisions, Flap Closure
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy (The first lymph node to which cancer is likely to spread from the primary tumor)
  • Pilonidal Cyst Surgery

Breasts

  • Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA), Core Needle Biopsy
  • Lumpectomy, Mastectomy
  • Axillary Dissection (Removing the lymph nodes under the arm)

Endocrine

  • Thyroidectomy (removal of all or part of the thyroid gland)
  • Parathyroidectomy (removal of one or more of the parathyroid glands that control the amount of calcium in the blood and within the bones)
  • Open or Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy (removal of one of both adrenal glands – which help control the body’s metabolic process)

Hernias

  • Umbilical Hernias (normally appear near the navel)
  • Open, Laparoscopic or Robotic Inguinal Hernias (lower abdomen)
  • Open, Laparoscopic or Robotic Ventral Hernias (hernia that appears at the site of an incision scar)
  • Open, Laparoscopic or Da Vinci Robotic assist, as well as single site Da Vinci Robotic assist
  • Trans Abdominal Rectus Release for recurrent Ventral Hernia

Gastrointestinal Tract (GI) Issues

  • Laparoscopic or Robotic Nissen Fundiplication (Procedure to Correct Acid Reflux [GERD])
  • Open, Laparoscopic or Robotic assist Cholecystectomy as well as single site Da Vinci Robotic assist (less invasive treatment for gallbladder removal)
  • Small Bowel Resections (surgery to remove part of your small bowel)
  • Gastric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic or Da Vinci Robotic Colectomy

Colorectal Surgery

  • Hemorrhoid Treatment (banding and IRC)
  • Anal Fissures
  • Perirectal (anal) Abscesses
  • Condyloma (venereal warts)
  • Colonoscopy
  • Anal Fistula Treatment
  • Colon cancer Resection
  • Rectal Cancer Resection
  • Crohn’s Disease Surgery
  • Ulcerative Colitis Surgery

Advanced Laparoscopy

  • Lap Splenectomy (spleen removal through several small incisions versus one large incision)

Weight Loss Surgery

  • Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass
  • Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band
  • Interventional and Diagnostic Esophagogastroduodenoscopy

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