Our General Surgeons are here to get you back to the life you love. We are passionate about providing the best of care, and no matter what procedure you need, you can rest easy knowing you are in expert hands. We believe it’s important for you to learn as much as you can about your surgery and understand exactly what you can expect. Here, you can find out more about some of the procedures we perform. If you have any questions at all, please feel free to contact us – we are always happy to help!
Biopsies A breast biopsy is a procedure in which a small sample of breast tissue is removed so it can be tested and evaluated. This is typically recommended after a mammogram or ultrasound has revealed a possible cause for concern, or a breast lump or other unusual change has been detected. There are several types of…Learn More
An endoscopy is a nonsurgical procedure to examine and repair organs, most often used for issues with your digestive tract. The procedure uses an endoscope — a flexible tube with a camera and light attached — to get a closer look at problems that may be occurring within your body. Images appear on a monitor, allowing…Learn More
Hernias occur when muscle or tissue holding an organ in place weakens and allows the organ to break through. One common example is an abdominal hernia in which intestines push through a weak spot in the abdominal wall. While hernias are indeed most common in the abdomen, they can take place in other areas as…Learn More
Your gallbladder is a pear-shaped organ located under your liver, in the upper-right area of your abdomen. Its purpose is to store and deliver bile — the fluid that helps digest food. If your gallbladder is not working properly, or your bile becomes out of balance, hard fragments called gallstones start to form. These fragments can be…Learn More
Robotic, or robot-assisted surgery, translates your surgeon’s hand movements into smaller, precise movements that control tiny surgical instruments inside your body. This technology allows for many types of complex surgeries and delicate procedures to be performed with more control, precision, and flexibility than would be possible with traditional techniques. At MSA, robotic surgeries are performed…Learn More
Taking care of you from head-to-toe means there are many different surgical procedures our specially-trained general surgeons perform! The following is a list of some additional services we provide. If you want to learn more about any of these procedures, feel free to call and set up a consultation. Anoscopy Appendectomy Bowel Surgeries – Colectomy,…Learn More